Chronik

1963
Born Ha-Tien, Vietnam
Fellowship in Photography National Endowment for the Arts
Artist in Residence Asian-American Arts Centre, New York, NY
Individual Photographer's Fellowship Aaron Siskind Foundation
MFA, Photography School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
BA, Fine Arts University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

Ausstellungen

2009
A Tapestry of Memories: The Art of Dinh Q. Lê, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
2009
Signs and Signals From The Periphery, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
2009
Unreal Asia, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany
2009
All That Is Solid Melts into Air, City Visions Festival, Mechelen, Belgium
2009
The Lining of Forgetting: Internal & External Memory in Art, Austin Museum of Art, TX
2009
World Selction of Contemporary Art, Biennale Cuvee, Linz, Austria
2009
Nam Bang, Casula Powerhouse, Liverpool City, Australia
2009
The Tropics: Views from the Middle of the Globe, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town
2008
The Penal ConlonyA Quagmire This Time, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2008
The Penal Conlony: The Mapping of the Mind, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York City
2008
After the War, University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, CA
2008
Perspectives: Lida Abdul and Dinh Q. Lê, Freer & Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian, Washington D.C.
2008
Wonders, Singapore Biennale 2008, Singapore
2008
The Tropics: Views from the Middle of the Globe, Martin-Groupius-Bau, Berlin
2008
Strategies From Within, Ke Center for the Contemporary Arts, Shanghai, China
2008
Asia, Postcolonial, and Contemporary Arts, Fusing International Biennale, Fusing, Taiwan
2008
Re-Imagining Asia, House of World Culture, Berlin, Germany
2008
The Lining of Forgetting: Internal & External Memory in Art, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
2008
The Third Space: Cultural Identity Today, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
2008
TransPOP:Korea Vietnam ReMix, ARKO Art Center, Seoul, Korea (traveling to Yerba Buena Center, San Francisco)
2007
A Tapestry of Memories: The Art of Dinh Q. Lê, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
2007
From Father to Son: A Rite of Passage, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
2007
Thermocline of Art. New Asian Waves, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany
2007
Witness to War: Revisiting Vietnam in Contemporary Art, San Francisco State University Fine Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007
Red Hot: Asian Art Today from the Chaney Family collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
2007
Altered, Stitched and Gathered, P.S.1, Museum of Modern Art, Long Island City, New York
2007
Post Dec: Beyond Pattern and Decoration, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Connecticut
2006
The Imaginary Country, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2006
Offerings, P.P.O.W Gallery, New York City
2006
The 5th Asia Pacific Triennial, Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
2005 – 2006
A Higher Plane, Asia Society, New York, NY
2005 – 2006
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
2005 – 2006
Drawing Centre, New York, NY
2004
From Vietnam to Hollywood, Photology, Milan, Italy
2004
Only Skin Deep, International Center for Photography, New York, NY
2004
Identities Versus Globalization?, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
2004
From Vietnam to Hollywood, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, Hong Kong
2004
From Vietnam to Hollywood, P.P.O.W., New York, NY
2004
Home Coming, University Art Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
2003
From Vietnam to Hollywood, ShoshanaWayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2003
Waking Dreams, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
2003
Texture of Memory, Three River Art Festival, Pittsburg, PA
2003
Persistence of Memory, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2003
Delays and Revolutions, Venice Biennale, Italy
2003
Commodification of Buddhism, The Bronx Museum, NY
2003
The Body of Christ, The Israel Museum of Art, Israel
2003
Corpus Christie, Patrimoine Photographique, Paris, France
2003
Skin Deep, Numark Gallery, Washington D.C.
2003
Un/Familiar Territory, San Jose Museum of Art, CA
2003
Texture of Memory, PPOW, New York, NY
2002
Crisis Response, RISD Museum, Providence, RI
2002
Sugar & Cream, Triple Candie Gallery, NY
2002
Global Address, Fisher Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002
Collecting Contemporary Art, Ackland Art Museum, NC
2002
Lysis: Profound Loss, Healing, and Identity, Pamela Auchincloss Gallery, NY
2002
Eye In The Sky, Ackland Art Museum, NC
2002
Rhythms & Rituals That Feed My Spirit, The Bronx Museum, NY
2001
Floating Chimeras, Edsvik Konst Och Kultur, Stockholm, Sweden
2001
Conceptual Color: In Alber's Afterimage, San Francisco State University, CA
2001
Indochina: The Art of War, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2000
Persistence of Memory, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
2000
True Voyage is Return, Montgomery Gallery, Pomona College, Claremont, CA
2000
Cambodia: Splendour and Darkness, Houston Center for Photography, Houston
2000
Cambodia: Splendour and Darkness, J. B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
1999
Lotusland, Shoshana Wayne Gallery Santa Monica, CA
1999
Slow Release, Organized by Pan, Bishopsgate Goodsyard London, England
1998
Fabrications: U.S. Photography (Traveling Exhibition), Musée de l'Elysée Lausanne, Switzerland; Ashland, OR; Lyons, France
1998
Damaged Gene, Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam
1998
The Headless Buddha (Catalogue, Traveling Exhibition), Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies Los Angeles, CA; Portland, OR; Cambridge, MA; Santa Cruz, CA
1998
Splendor & Darkness, P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1997
Points of Entry (Traveling Exhibition), The Smithsonian Institution Washington, DC; Atlanta, GA; New York, NY
1996
A Labor of Love, The New Museum New York, NY
1996
The Present (H)Our: Artists Utilizing Issues of Identity, Oakland Museum Oakland, CA
1995
Tracing Cultures (Traveling Exhibition), The Friends of Photography, Ansel Adams Center San Francisco, CA; San Diego, CA; Tuscon, AZ
1994
Beyond the Borders, Bronx Museum of the Arts Bronx, NY
1992
Tyler School of Art Gallery Elkins Park, PA
1992
International Textile Exhibition, Kyoto Museum of Art Kyoto, Japan
1991
Portraying a White God, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) Los Angeles, CA
1990
Midtown Y Photography Gallery New York, NY
1990
Photo Metro #8, Vision Gallery San Francisco, CA

Literatur

2003
Boreath Ly, "Desvasted Visions", Art Journal, Spring. 2003
2003
Pham Thi Thu Thuy, "2 Hoa Si VN Than Gia Su Kien My Thuat Lon
2003
The Goi" The Thao & Van Hoa, May, 5. p. 38-39
2003
Row, D.K., "Dinh Q. Le," The Oregonian, March 14.
2001
Aletti, Vince, "Voice Choice Column," The Village Voice, June 5.
2001
McGee, Celia, "Art Smart," Daily News (New York), June 2, p. 23.
2001
Pham Thi Thu Thuy, "Dinh Q. Le: Toi La Mot Tieng Noi...", The Thao & Van Hoa, Dec. 24. p. 41-46
2001
Moira Roth, "Obdurate History", Art Journal, Sum. 2001, p. 38-53
2000
Olllman, Leah, "Dinh Q. Lêat Shoshana Wayne," Art in America, February, p.136.
1999
Schwabsky, Barry, "Dinh Q. Lê at P.P.O.W.," Artforum, February, pp. 98-99.
1999
Miller, Keith, "Dinh Q. Lê: Splendor and Darkness," Art Papers, Mar/Apr, p.52