Alison Nguyen is a New York-based artist working in film, video, photography, and installation. She uses these forms to raise questions about the circulation of images and the cultural surrounding. Often integrating appropriated footage from mass media, Nguyen investigates systems of control found within the visual codes of this material.
She received her B.A from Brown University, Providence, RI. Nguyen’s work has been featured in exhibitions and screenings at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Parrish Art Museum, Mana Contemporary, Microscope Gallery, Outpost Artists, Zumzeig Cine, Satellite Art Show, Miami; as well as Ann Arbor Film Festival, Traverse Vidéo, True/False Film Festival, Palace Film Festival, Transient Visions: Festival of the Moving Image. She has completed residencies at Signal Culture, Vermont Studio Center, and Flux Factory. Nguyen has received awards from NYSCA, The New York Community Trust, and Brown University. She is currently a 2018 BRIC Media Arts Fellow.