About

Elaine T. Nguyen is a painter, sculptor, and curator working in San Francisco. Elaine is a graduate of Maryland Institute College of Art where she earned a dual degree in Painting and Humanities. 

Curriculum Vitae

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 

CONFESS, Smart Gallery & Studio, San Francisco, CA

2017

I CAN'T WAIT TO REMEMBER THIS, Fox Gallery, Baltimore, MD

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Abstraction 20/20 — i19 Gallery*, Orange, New Jersey

Call and Response: Collaboration at a Distance Round 5 & 7*ShoeboxPR, Virtual

LLC Presents: From the heartland*

Covid 19 & Social Distancing*, Artist Circle Gallery, Olympia, Washington

Surface Gallery: Dot Dot Dash*Nottingham, UK

ARTdemic Exhibit — i19 Gallery*Orange, New Jersey

WE ARE – Matriz Woman Artists*, Paris, France

Artist as Curator, State of CA Building, San Francisco, CA

New Bohemia NYE Pop Up, San Francisco Mint, San Francisco, CA

2018​​​

Lunar X, TeaLyfe, San Jose, CA

 

2017 ​​​

Open House Senior Show, Fox Gallery 2, Baltimore, MD

Sketchbooks, Pinkard Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2016   

​SACI MICA Show, Jules Maidoff Studio, Florence, IT  

World Wise, Fox Gallery 3, Baltimore, MD    

SACI Spring Fall Exhibition, Fox Gallery 2, Baltimore, MD   

                                   

2015

​Juried Undergraduate Exhibition, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, MD

The Gallery U, The Alternative Gallery, Allentown, PA

                    

2014

Portrait Project, Penn Station Digital Billboard, Baltimore, MD     

Foundation Show, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Abstracted Works, Leake Gallery, Baltimore, MD  

*Virtual due to Covid-19

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RESIDENCIES

2020

World of Co Residency*, Sofia, Bulgaria

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CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

2019

Conversations in Identity, Salesforce Tower, San Francisco, CA

PAW Youth Art Summit, CCA, San Francisco, CA

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EDUCATION

 

2017

​BFA Cum Laude, Maryland Institute College of Art, Dual Degree Painting and Humanistic Studies

2016

​Studio Arts College International (SACI), Continuing Studies Courses

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2017-2020

Performing Arts Workshop: Core Teaching Artist

Creativity Explored: Art Instructor for adults with cognitive disabilities

Galileo: 3D Printing Instructor, Art Instructor

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PRESS

 

2020

Schomaker,Kristine. “Living through a Pandemic: Artists Experiment, Inspire and Persevere.” Art and Cake LA, 10 May. 2020, 

Art and Cake LA: Living through a Pandemic

McDaniel, Katherine. “Winter 2020. Volume 2. NO 1. Empathy.” Synkroniciti, 1 Mar. 2020, synkroniciti.com/the-magazine/.

Savant, Mia. “Elaine T. Nguyen – Online Open Mic.” Ponder Savant, 18 Mar. 2020, Ponder Savant

Feng, Sarah. “Counterclock.” Counterclock Issue 8, 1 Feb. 2020, counterclock.org/eight.

 

2017

Author. “In the Artist's Studio – A Photo Essay, Part 3.” Art and Cake LA, 3 Feb. 2018, Art and Cake LA: In the Artist's Studio.