MICHELLE NGUYEN FEATURED ON THE COVER OF THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT
Nguyen’s paintings are often scattered with figures of nude women, animals, plants, and domestic scenes. While they evoke a sense of traditional oil-painting practice, Nguyen approaches the female form in a more feminist and modern way.
25-year old emerging-Xi artist, Michelle Nguyen, is featured on the August cover of the Georgia Straight as part of the Vancouver Mural Festival, the city's third annual celebration of public art.
Speaking to Laura Sciarpelletti of the Georgia Straight, Nguyen elucidates upon her painting practice, artistic process, and her theoretical and historical influences. Click here to read the full article.
Michelle Nguyen's mural can be found off Main Street between 7th and 8th Avenue in Vancouver's bustling Mount Pleasant neighbourhood.