October 23 – November 12, 2015
Drawing/Painting TIME (using portraits)
Works by Martin Lam Nguyen, C.S.C.
Public Lecture: Friday, October 23, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Jones Auditorium, Ragsdale Center
Reception: Friday, October 23, 6:30-8 p.m.
Fine Arts Gallery
Fr. Martin Nguyen was born in Vietnam and immigrated to the United States in 1979. He is a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross. He joined the Department of Art, Art History and Design of the University of Notre Dame in 1995. Nguyen creates large scale works in drawing and various paitning media. His works are site-specific installations, designed to provide a contemplative space for viewers to examine people and life's events of the past that are still aline in one's memory.
Nguyen's works have been installed at the University of Notre Dame, Indiana; DePauw University, Indiana; New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, Indiana; University of California at Berkeley, California; Loyola Marymount University, California; University of Portland, Oregon; Fribourg University, Switzerland, and other venues.
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