Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba

photo: Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba


Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1968
Lives and works in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam



MFA, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Mount Royal School of Art, MD, USA


BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, U.S.A


Brookhaven College, Dallas, TX, U.S.A

Selected Solo Exhibitions


"Vietnam: memorial Work by Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", The Ross Gallery, Asia Society Museum, New York, NY, U.S.A.


"flying circus", Theatre Works, Singapore, Singapore
"The Ground, the Root and the Air", Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"The Ground, the Root and the Air", Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY, U.S.A.
"Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", Kunstmuseum Luzern Museum of Art Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland; 2008- traveled to Manchester Art Gallery, U.K.


"Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", Malmo Konsthall, Malmo, Sweden, curated by Lars Grambye


"MAM Project 002:Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan, curated by Mami Kataoka (cat.)
"Memorial Project Vietnam", Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno(CAAM), Canary Island, Spain, curated by Álvaro Rodríguez Fominaya


"Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba" , Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma (MACRO), Rome, Italy, curated by Danilo Eccher and Yuko Hasegawa (cat.)
"Memorial Project Nha Trang, Vietnam: Towards the Complex - For the Courageous, the Curious, and the Cowards", Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
" Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba/MATRIX 203: Memorial Project Vietnam", Austin Museum of Art, TX, U.S.A; Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME, U.S.A; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A; UC Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A curated by Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson; The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY, U.S.A; curated by Dan Cameron;


"Memorial Project Minamata: Neither Either nor Neither - A Love Story", Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Towards the Complex" (video screening), De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
"Memorial Project Nha Trang, Vietnam", MIT List Visual Arts Center,Cambridge, MA U.S.A, curated by Jane E. Farver; traveled to Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden, Germany, curated by Elke Gruhn; Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand, curated by Gregory Burke (2002)


"Xich Lo 2001:The Making of Alternative History", Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan


"In Between", Shiseido Ginza Art Space, Tokyo, Japan (cat.)
"Individuals: Collections", Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
" WWW.XEOM.COM", Blue Space Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam


"Dream", 29 Hang Bai Exhibition House, Hanoi, Vietnam


"The Mosaic Series Exhibition", Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, TX, U.S.A
"Studio Gallery: Sculpture Garden", Center For the Arts, Brookhaven College, Dallas, TX, U.S.A
"Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", Trammell Crow Pavilion Gallery, Dallas, TX, U.S.A.


"Photographs from Vietnam", SGI-USA Dallas Culture Center, Dallas, TX, U.S.A.
"New Works 95:02, Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba", ArtPace, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A.

Selected Group Exhibitions


"Have you eaten yet? - 2007 Asian Art Biennial", National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan
"Grey Water", Institute of Modern Art, Fortitude Vallery, Australia
"Thermocline of Art: New Asian Waves" , ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
"Views of Water", Yokohama Museum,Yokohama, Japan


"Sound", Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel
"Memorials of Identity: New Media from the Rubell Family Collection", The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC. U.S.A.
"The 6th Gwangju Biennale", Gwangju, South Korea
"The 1st Singapore Biennale", with the group "Mogas Station", Singapore, Singapore
"ARS 06", Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland


"FUSION. Aspects of Asian Culture in the MUSAC Collection", Museo De Arte Contemporaneo De Castilla Y Leon, Leon, Spain
"IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam) ", Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Anyang Public Art Project (APAP 2005) ", Anyang, South Korea
"Projections", Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
"Collection of Centre Pompidou New Media", Caixa Forum, Barcelona, Spain
"Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba: Memorial Project Nha Trang", Huis Marseille, museum for Photography, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Biennale d'Art Contemporain de Lyon", Lyon, France, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, Jerome Sans and Thierry Raspail (cat.)
"Experimental Vanishing Point, Black Box", Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne, Australia (cat.)
"Variation Xanadu", Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei, Taipei,Taiwan, curated by Chia Chi Jason Wang
"51st Venice Biennale, Always a Little Further", Arsenale, Venice, Italy, curated by Rosa Martinez (cat.)
"First Acquisitions", Opere dalla collezione della Fondazione Pinchuk, Venice, Italy
"Water, Water Everywhere", Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ, U.S.A. curated by Marilu Knode (cat.)
"Selections from Moscow Biennale", National Centre of Contemporary Art, Novgorod, Russia
"1 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art", Moscow, Russia, curated by Rosa Martinez


"Recent Acquisitions, Contemporary Works", Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
"Ecounters in the 21st Century", 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
"Dazi Bao", Universite de Jussieu, Paris, France, curated by Hou Hanru
"Sevilla Biennale: The Joy of My Dreams", Sevilla, Spain, curated by Harald Szeemann
"Shanghai Biennale: Techniques of the Visible", Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China, curated by Shengtian Zheng
"Zone of Urgency" (traveling show of 50th Venice Biennale), Villa Zerbi, Reggio Calabria, Italy, curated by Hou Hanru
"Movimento /Movimenti", Villa Cattolica, Sicily, Italy, curated by Francesco Bonami
"Slow Rushes", The Contemporary Art Center (CAC), Vilnius, Lithuania, curated by Rhana Devenport
"Festival internazionale del film Locarno", Locarno, Switzerland, curated by Harald Szeemann
"WRONG SITE", Fundacion Luis Seoane, Coruna, Spain, curated by Pablo Fenago
"At the Still Point of the Turning World", FACT Centre, Liverpool, UK, curated by Claire Doherty
"Artes Mundi Exhibition", National Museum & Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK, curated by Tessa Jackson (cat.)
"VIS VITALIS", Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Holland
"Material Witness", Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland,OH, U.S.A., curated by Margo A. Crutchfield (cat.)


"Bloom: mutation, toxicity and the sublime", Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand, curated by Gregory Burke (Cat.)
"How We Live", Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia
"8th Istanbul Biennial, Poetic Justice", Istanbul, Turkey, curated by Dan Cameron (cat.)
"50th Venice Biennale (Z.O.U - Zone of Urgency) ", Arsenale, Venice, Italy, curated by Hou Hanru / Francesco Bonami (cat.)
"Kaap Helder", Art from a Natural Source, North Holland, Netherlands, curated by Peter de Rooden (cat.)
"The Moderns", Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Torino, Italy, curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev (cat.)
"Universal Strangers", Borusan Art Center, Istanbul, Turkey, curated by Rosa Martinez


"Video Zone, 1st International Video-Art Biennial", Tel Aviv, Israel, curated by Sergio Edelsztein
"Watching Ocean and Sky Together", FourthWall Liverpool, conceived for Liverpool Biennial, UK, curated by Kathryn Standing, Elizabeth Ann Macgregor and Sandra Percival
"Moving Collection", the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, Plymouth, New Zealand
"Attitude 2002", Contemporary Art Museum of Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan, curated by Hiroshi Minamishima (cat.)
"Extreme Protection: NIT NIU 2002", Mallorca, Spain, curated by Rosa Martinez
"13th Biennale of Sydney: (The World May Be) Fantastic", Sydney, Australia, curated by Richard Grayson (cat.)
"25th Sao Paulo Biennale", Sao Paulo, Brazil, curated by Alfons Hug (cat.)


"Mega Wave: Toward a New Synthesis, Yokohama 2001, International Triennale of Contemporary Art", Yokohama, Japan, curated by Fumio Nanjo (cat.)


"Man & Space, The 3rd Gwangju Biennale", Gwangju, Korea (cat.)


"Gap Vietnam", The House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany (cat.)

Selected Grants, Awards, Nominations


blueOrange 2006 (nomination list), Berlin, Germany


Hugo Boss Prize (nomination list), Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, U.S.A.
Artes Mundi Prize (Shortlist), Wales, UK. Selected by Nanjo Fumio, Declan McGonagle


blueOrange 2004 (nomination list), Berlin, Germany.


NFRIG (New Forms Regional Initiative Grants Program), Mexic-Arte Museum & Diverseworks
Art Matters Inc., New York, NY, U.S.A.


ArtPace San Antonio, International Artist-in -Residence Program, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A.


Municipal Arts Society, Henry Walter's Traveling Fellowship (Vietnam), Baltimore, MD


Philip Morris Fellowship
Maryland Institute, College of Art


1st Prize, Texas Juried Competition, Stout/McCourt Gallery, Dallas, TX, USA

Public Collections

Museum Boijmans Van , Rotterdam, the Netherlands

MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Leon, Spain

Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

T-B A21, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria

Fondazione per l'Arte Contemporanea Victor Pinchuk, Kiev, Ukraine

Contemporary Art Museum of Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.

Ohara Museum, Okayama, Japan

Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia

MIT List Visual Center, Cambridge, CA, U.S.A.

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, JAPAN