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lientruong_headshotAssistant Professor
Painting/Drawing
lien.truong@unc.edu
www.lientruong.com

Lien Truong’s practice examines social, cultural, and political history, exploring the influences that form belief systems and notions of heritage. Her work has been included in exhibitions at the National Portrait Gallery; North Carolina Museum of Art; Station Museum of Contemporary Art; Weatherspoon Art Museum; Oakland Museum of California; Nhasan Collective and Galerie Quynh, Vietnam; Art Hong Kong; S.E.A. Focus, Singapore; and Southern Exposure. Her awards include fellowships from the Institute of Arts and Humanities and the North Carolina Arts Council, and residencies at the Oakland Museum of California and the Marble House Project. She has received reviews and mentions in Art Asia PacificThe San Francisco ChronicleHouston ChronicleOakland TribuneNew American Paintings, and ARTit Japan. Truong is a recipient of a 2019 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant.

Courses Taught
Painting I
Abstract Painting
Narrative Painting
Painting II
Advanced Painting Projects