'Dérive' – French for 'drift' – refers to the psychogeographic practice of traveling through various urban environments without any pre-determined itineraries.
This summer showcase, featuring works by Ha Manh Thang, Christine Nguyen, Trong Gia Nguyen and Tran Van Thao, can thus be said to resemble a 'dérive'. The juxtaposition of artworks depicting the real and imagined can be likened to chance encounters in the city.
Whether futuristic, historic, muted, feverish, lifelike, or stemming from the mind, the contrasting urban landscapes encourage an aimless wandering to discover what is often overlooked, neglected or lost.
About artists: Ha Manh Thang, Christine Nguyen, Trong Gia Nguyen, Tran Van Thao
Opening date: Tuesday, 19 July 2016 | from 6PM
Exhibition date: from 19 July to August 27 | Tue-Sun | from 10AM to 7PM
@ Galerie Quynh
2nd Floor, 151/3 Dong Khoi, D1, HCMC
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