Alison Nguyen is a New York-based artist working in video, film, and installation. She received her B.A from Brown University, Providence, RI. Nguyen’s work has been featured in exhibitions and screenings at Microscope Gallery, Ann Arbor Film Festival, Crossroads presented by SF MoMA/SF Cinemateque, True/False Film Festival, San Diego Underground Film Festival, Unseen Film Festival, Leeds International Film Festival, L’Alternativa, Marfa Film Festival, Traverse Vidéo, Transient Visions, Palace Film Festival, Outpost Artists, Zumzeig Cine; San Francisco Art Book Fair at Minnesota Street Projects, Centre Des Arts Actuels Skol, BOSI Contemporary, and Satellite Art Show, Miami. She has participated in group performances at The Whitney Museum of Art: Dreamlands Expanded, The Parrish Museum, and Mana Contemporary (in collaboration with Optipus).
Nguyen has received residencies and fellowships from The Institute of Electronic Arts, BRIC, Signal Culture, Vermont Studio Center, and Flux Factory. She has been awarded grants from NYSCA and The New York Community Trust. In March 2018 she was a Visiting Artist at The University of Oklahoma where she exhibited a double-channel installation of her video 'Dessert-Disaster'.