Vo Tran Chau
Born 1986 in BinhThuan, Vietnam.
Lives and works in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
She is interested in individuals and their engagement with the society. Born to a family of traditional embroiderers, she understands the languages of threads and fabrics and choose textile as materials to express her art practice. She is curious about personal’s stories and conflicts. She uses found fabrics and used clothing, as well as items that are deeply personal and reflect private history of different individuals to explore their connection with the society.
2011: Graduated at Fine Art University of Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam
Lingering at the Peculiar Pavilion, Manzi Art Space, 14 Phan Huy Ich, Hanoi, Vietnam.
Suzhou Documents: Histories of a Global Hub, curated by Roger m. Buergel and Zhang Qing, Suzhou, China.
Still (the) Barbarians, EVA International Ireland’s Biennial, curated by Koyo Kouoh, Limerick, Ireland.
“Tracing” – San Art, 48/7 Me Linh, BinhThanh, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
“March: Art walk” – Sao La, 1 LeThi Hong Gam, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
“Black fog” – Nha San Collective, 24 Ly Quoc Su, Hanoi, Vietnam.
“Petit and Smooth” – Nha San Studio, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam.
“Born from the land” – San Art, 3 Me Linh, BinhThanh, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
“My sister” – San Art, 3 Me Linh, BinhThanh, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
“Bolero” – Zero Station, DinhTien Hoang, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.
2015: San-art Laboratory, Vietnam
Danish Vietnamese Cultural Development and Exchange Fund (CDEF) for “Born from the land”