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NEW ARTWORKS

In general, my art photography may also be referred to as an artwork and is to be understood as fine art. According to this definition, my works do not reflect reality but are the interpretation of a moment. In my art photography, the work is … Continue readingNEW ARTWORKS

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ON THE STREETS

Michael Nguyen’s work of portraying human conditions in a very human and touching way is continued with the series „On the streets“ from the years 2018 and 2019. Michael Nguyen’s photography is the art of showing more than you can see. Making visible – worshipping … Continue readingON THE STREETS

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FRAMES (Rahmen)

Michael Nguyen’s photographic artworks are paintings that lead us into our secret dreams, remind us of our past and lead us into the future without frames. We live in frames and we see this world in frames. Frames made of our flesh and bones, of … Continue readingFRAMES (Rahmen)

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THE GHOSTS OF Autumn

Taken during two autumn seasons (2018 & 2019), the pictures depict the still moments of mostly small places around Germany and Switzerland. They are captured with soft color nuances and with the play of lights and shadows, but at the same time, they capture the … Continue readingTHE GHOSTS OF Autumn

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The World in Black and White

Life is full of colors. – Yes, these photos don’t live through color, just black and white and everything in between, with Michael Nguyen concentrating on the form, the lines and the mood on the streets, the cityscapes or indoors or even on people’s emotions. A … Continue readingThe World in Black and White

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Moody days

There are days of complex emotions, sadness intertwined with emptiness, despair comes with hope, divinity with carnal sins. Michael Nguyen, with his sensitive touch, blended these feelings together in these otherworldly images.  Most works do not reflect reality but are his interpretation of a moment. In … Continue readingMoody days

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Daily life

Daily life includes the way people usually act, think and feel on a daily basis. Michael Nguyen is sensitive to everyday situations, often in colour. Apart from the great similarities, lifestyles vary and people spend their days differently: We see quarrelling people in the evening … Continue readingDaily life

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Red meets Black and white

It is just a mood, an emphasize in a black and white world. Nonetheless, it is there to make us feel and think. Red is a strong color, which conveys countless meanings and emotions: love, lust, passion, anger, danger, revolution, etc. But here Michael Nguyen … Continue readingRed meets Black and white

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ACROSS THE UNIVERSE

The Moon, the Sun, black holes, galaxies, the dark, and the light. The whole universe is reflected in all objects in our lives and in ourselves. These pictures were created, mainly through double expose technique, from multiple photos of ordinary things. They represent the journey … Continue readingACROSS THE UNIVERSE

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Historical Prague (1992)

It’s the year 1992, October. We walk along with the photographer and poet Michael Nguyen on his expeditions through Prague. (In 1996, after water damage in the basement of his house, many negatives of this series along with others from the years 1989 to 1996 … Continue readingHistorical Prague (1992)

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Historical Umbria 1988

In 1996, after water damage in the basement of the house from Michael Nguyen, many negatives of this series along with others from the years 1989 to 1996 were damaged. Michael spent months restoring the negatives, scanning them with a cheap digital scanner. They are … Continue readingHistorical Umbria 1988

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