Dinh Q. Lê: Memory for Tomorrow


posted on September 2, 2015

Vietnamese artist, Dinh Q. Lê's first private exhibition in Asia

Dinh Q. Lê was born in 1968 in Hà Tiên, a Vietnamese town near the Cambodia border. When the Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia took place in 1978, his family emigrated to Los Angeles thereafter. After Lê received BFA degree in photography from University of California, Santa Barbara, he started his first photo-weavings using a traditional technique. After he earned his MFA degree from The School of Visual Arts in New York, he continued his artwork includes installation, video, sculpture, and urban intervention.

This year marks the 40th anniversary ofhte end of the Vietnam War as well as the 70th anniversary of the WWII, and exploring closer relations between art and society are extremely important issues. Through the unique artowrk and activities of Dinh Q. Le, this exhibition gives people an opportunity to think think about our past, present and future.

Date Time Entry
Jul 25, 2015~Oct 12, 2015 10:00 am~10:00 pm ¥1,800
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