Tammy Nguyen, Stations of the Cross (Jesus is stripped of his garments), 2022. Watercolor, vinyl paint, pastel, and metal leaf on paper stretched over panel. 66 x 55 inches (167.6 x 139.7 cm.) Courtesy the artist and Lehmann Maupin, New York, Hong Kong, Seoul, and London. Photo by Izzy Leung. ©
Connecticut-based multidisciplinary artist Tammy Nguyen (b. 1984, San Francisco) creates paintings, works on paper, unique artist books, and publications, including through her independent imprint Passenger Pigeon Press.
In the densely layered symphonic space of her gilded paintings, Nguyen explores contradiction and confusion through intertwining narratives of geopolitical, environmental, and spiritual subjects. Many of her paintings are composite images that reconsider lesser-known histories against the backdrop of lush landscapes teeming with insects, animals, and plants imbued with agency, and varied symbols of violent conquest or soft power. Throughout, the beautiful aesthetic of Nguyen’s paintings is ... view more »
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