Do Tuong Linh

  • Hà Ninh, One, Two, Many no.3 (detail), 2022, installation, PLA plastic, dry wall,  70 7/8 x 55 1/8 x 315".
    picks February 01, 2023

    “Fractured Times”

    For the inaugural exhibition of the Outpost, the first locally owned private museum for contemporary art in Vietnam, “Fractured Times,” Lê Thuận Uyên, the space’s artistic director and curator, has invited us on a nonlinear visual journey to the past and the future. Strewn along the walls and floor of one gallery, Hoàng Thành Vĩnh Phong’s remarkable lacquer-painted mattresses evoke the memories of migration and refuge seeking that have haunted generations of Vietnamese. The Hội An–based artist offers the mattress as a witness throughout human life to our changing states of happiness, sadness,

  • Amol K Patil, Black Masks on Roller Skates (detail), 2022, mixed media. Installation view, Hübner areal, Kassel, 2022.


    Đỗ Tường Linh is a curator based in Hanoi and London. She is part of the curatorial team for the 12th Berlin Biennale and in 2023 will serve as an Asian Cultural Council fellow in New York.


    Covid-19, the crisis in Ukraine, and the debate about anti-Semitism in the German press couldn’t dampen the mesmerizing energy around Documenta 15. Among the many great commissions, I was particularly drawn to the collective spirit of Britto Arts Trust, who transformed the Documenta Halle into a bazaar, kitchen, and garden. Elsewhere, Amol K Patil’s installation in