Ngoc-Tran Vu is a Vietnamese American multimedia and transnational artist whose socially engaged work draws from her experience as a community organizer, educator, and healer. Born in Vietnam, Tran came to the United States with her family as political refugees and grew up in Boston's Dorchester and South Boston working-class neighborhoods. She received her MA in Arts and Politics at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and her BA in Ethnic Studies and Visual Arts at Brown University. Tran works across borders/boundaries and is based in Boston’s Dorchester Community.
Profile Type: Artist