Chi Nguyen is an interdisciplinary artist based in Brooklyn, New York. She uses durational performance, fiber art, and writing to reflect on race, feminism, economic justice, immigrant rights, and reproductive justice.

Her work has been featured on the Washington Post, Salon, Ms. Magazine, Huffington Post, BusinessWeek, Vice, New York Times, Bustle, among others.



We’ve Been Doing This Our Whole Lives

Group show
Cluster Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
June 8 - 30

TAC's 10 Year Reunion Exhibition:
A Celebration of Textiles and Community

Group show
Textile Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY
May 20 - June 3

Resilience: Womankind Art Exhibit
Group show
One Art Space, New York, NY

Costume design for Jonathan Gonzalez's dance performance as part of the Dancing Platform Praying Grounds: Blackness, Churches, and Downtown Dance.
Danspace, New York, NY

What's a Body? 
Costume design for Jonathan Gonzalez's dance performance
Theater at Kickstarter, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Interdisciplinary performance directed by Theresa Elwell as part of the Make Room Residency
Nolan Park on Governors Island, NY

Backstage: Studies of Solitude
Group show curated by Sophia Ma with sales going to the New York Asian Women’s Center
Rockwall Studios, Ridgewood, Queens

I hope to find you at the end of this, Second Iteration
Solo performance
October 10 from 2PM – 8PM
Presented by Theater Lab, New York, NY

AIR 5 Show
Group show as part of the culmination of the Textile Arts Center residency
November 6 – 13
Showroom Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY

Of Ties
Dance performance with Jonathan Gonzalez as part of a group show
November 13
Make the Road, Brooklyn, NY

I hope to find you at the end of this, First Iteration
October 10 from 5PM – 12:15PM
Presented by Textile Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY

Education & Residencies

Sign Language Center
American Sign Language (ASL), New York

School of Poetic Computation
Machine Learning Literacy, New York  

Bard Graduate Center Gallery x TAC Maker Space
New York, NY

Reproductive Justice Leadership Institute Fellow
National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum

Make Room Residency
Barton Booth on Governors Island, New York 

Poco a Poco Residency
Oaxaca, Mexico 

2013 - 2014
The Textile Arts Center Brooklyn, New York

Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Baccalaureate
BA magna cum laude
Visual Arts and Political Science

L' Istituto Lorenzo del Medici
Florence, Italy, Study Abroad