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Quynh Dong

Quynh Dong (b. Hai Phong, Vietnam, 1982).

Quynh Dong creates hyper-real video works to provide an innate platform upon which she deliberately challenges cultural stereotypes. Her practice extends to also include performance and sculpture. She studied Fine Arts at Bern University of the Arts, and completed her MA in Fine Arts at Zurich University of the Arts.

Her work has been exhibited internationally, notably including the Kunsthalle Bern, Galerie Perotin in Paris, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam, and Galerie Bernhard Bischoff & Partner in Barcelona. She has further performed her works at Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique Paris; Museé cantonal des Beaux-Arts Lausanne in Switzerland ; LISTE 17, the Young Art Fair in Basel, Switzerland; the Emily Harvey Foundation in New York, USA; and YAP`15, The Twinkle World, Exco 1F, Deagu, in South Korea.

Having completed her two-year residency program at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam, Quynh is currently preparing for the event titled VIDEO WINDOW on 22 March 2016 at Galerie Bob Gysin, Zürich. 

Biography

Quynh Dong (b. Hai Phong, Vietnam, 1982).

Quynh Dong creates hyper-real video works to provide an innate platform upon which she deliberately challenges cultural stereotypes. Her practice extends to also include performance and sculpture. She studied Fine Arts at Bern University of the Arts, and completed her MA in Fine Arts at Zurich University of the Arts.

Her work has been exhibited internationally, notably including the Kunsthalle Bern, Galerie Perotin in Paris, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam, and Galerie Bernhard Bischoff & Partner in Bern. She has further performed her works at Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique Paris; Museé cantonal des Beaux-Arts Lausanne in Switzerland ; LISTE 17, the Young Art Fair in Basel, Switzerland; the Emily Harvey Foundation in New York, USA; and YAP`15, The Twinkle World, Exco 1F, Deagu, in South Korea.

Having completed her two-year residency program at Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam, Quynh is currently preparing for the event titled VIDEO WINDOW on 22 March 2016 at Galerie Bob Gysin, Zürich. 

Education

  • 2008 - 2010

    Master of Arts in Fine Art, Zurich University of the Arts

  • 2005 - 2008

    Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts, Bern University of the Arts

  • 2000 - 2004

    Graphic Design Diploma, Schule für Gestaltung Biel/ Bienne 

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