I am a, former dancer who photographs dance. I observe and preserve dance for history sake. I am
a mother. I photograph my kids and their friends. I am an artist and I photograph my life, how I
My artistic research is best described as a social inquiry into class-consciousness. My work links two
disparate worlds; the mining industries of Wyoming and the sophistication of the 19th century
Growing up in Haiphong, Vietnam, Chi Nguyen is influenced by her country’s folk art, lacquer
paintings, and traditional calligraphy. She draws inspirations from a variety of subjects — ranging
from human emotions to contemporary struggles.