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Việt Lê: heARTbreak! solo W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery

Asian Studies in Africa conference Accra, Ghana

eclipse world premiere, Armed With a Camera fellowship Los Angeles

(Re)Collecting the Việt Nam War special journal issue coeditor

Artistic Interventions conference coorganizer Hong Kong

vestige solo exhibition H Gallery, Bangkok

2015 Prudential Eye Prize, Best Writing on Asian Contemporary Art Singapore


Việt Lê is an artist, creative writer, and curator. His work has been featured in Fuse; Amerasia Journal; Art in Asia; corpus; the 2004 and 2006 Tebot Bach poetry anthologies (Huntington Beach: Tebot Bach), West Coast Line (Toronto: West Coast Line), Love, West Hollywood (New York: Alyson Books); among others. Lê’s artwork has been exhibited at DoBaeBacSa Gallery, Seoul, Korea; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna, CA; Cape Museum of Fine Arts, MA; Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA; The Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada; Shoshin Performance Space at NYU, NYC, NY; among other venues.

Lê curated Miss Saigon with the Wind (Highways, Santa Monica) and Charlie Don’t Surf! (Centre A, Vancouver, BC); and co-curated humor us (Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, LA, CA), and transPOP: Korea Việt Nam Remix (Seoul, Sài Gòn, Irvine, San Francisco). He has received fellowships from the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Fulbright-Hays, William Joiner Center, Fine Arts Work Center, and PEN Center USA. Lê received his MFA from the University