"ARTIST CHRISTINE NGUYEN EXPLORES THE UNIVERSE" INTERVIEWED BY RACHEL BARDINChristine Nguyen21 Feb,2011|ARTIST'S NEWS

 

Artist Christine Nguyen Explores the Universe
Monday, February 21st, 2011

 


Harmonic Cosmic Sea Caves
2010


The brilliant imagery of Christine Nguyen resonates immediately and innately. It speaks to our curious inner child — one in complete wonder with the natural world. No knowledge of concepts or techniques are required to enjoy her work, though appreciation is deepened by delving into the ideas, processes, and stories behind it.

Her photo-based drawings are luminous and easily interpreted as the deep sea or the cosmos. They are displayed in large, wall-sized installations that immerse visitors into the mysterious realms of anemones, asteroids, plankton, and planets. Nguyen explores the parallels between the macro and micro worlds, envisions their intersection and integrates them seamlessly. (...)

 

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