Trương Công Tùng
b. 1986, Dak Lak, Vietnam/Lives and works in Ho Chi Minh City
Born into a Vietnamese agricultural family, Trương Công Tùng later moved to Saigon in his late teens, where he experienced the country’s rapid changes in economics, politics, and society. His practice bears witness combines earthly and decaying materials like soil and plants with signifiers of both contemporary and past technologies, such as projectors, keyboard keys, and satellite dishes. Trương Công Tùng work has been exhibited at Para Site, Hong Kong; Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw; Kadist, San Francisco; Bildmuseet Umea University, Sweden; Osage Art Foundation, Hong Kong; Museum of Contemporary Art, Santa Barbara, California; and the Dhaka Art Summit 2018.
Image Credit: Vanya Volkov. Courtesy of The Mistake Room.
Video Credit: Vanya Volkov. Courtesy of The Mistake Room.