Duong Thuy Nguyen (Duong)
Community engaged arts, Creative Industries/ cultural+ social business, Horticulture/ nature/ environment, Journalism
Duong Thuy Nguyen is a London-based visual artist and writer with bylines in Art&Market, Ocula Magazine and Plural Art. Duong worked as a researcher at the Hanoi Academy of Theatre and Cinema from 2014 to 2013. Since 2015, she has worked as a specialist and lecturer in the academy's international cooperation department. She began working at Mekong Cultural Hub as a Regional Representative in 2021. She currently studies under a scholarship MA in Fine Art and works as a Changemakers at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. Through her work, which combines social engagement and personal artistic practice, Duong explores the correlation between the climate crisis and cultural loss and shines a light on hidden narratives of colonial and industrial histories that have led to the climate-related displacement now commonplace within the country.