Chapel Hill, NC • lientruong.com
Lien Truong’s work examines social, cultural, and political history, exploring the influences that bind the formation of contemporary identity and belief systems in a transcultural context. Truong has exhibited in venues including the National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC; the Centres of Contemporary Art in Moscow and Yekaterinburg, Art Hong Kong; Galerie Quynh, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Oakland Museum of Californ ia, Southern Exposure, San Francisco; and the
Pennsylvania Academy of Arts in the Linda Lee Alter’s collection of Art by Women. Her work has been published in New American Paintings, ARTit Japan Art Quarterly, Art Asia Pacific, and the San Francisco Chronicle. Truong received her MFA at Mills College and her BA at Humboldt State University. Truong is currently an Assistant Professor of Art at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.