Vuth Lyno

b. 1982, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Lives and works in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Vuth Lyno is an artist, curator, and educator interested in space, cultural history, and the production of knowledge through social relations. He often articulates his research into spatial configurations that resonate with personal stories and collective practices. His artistic and curatorial approach is deeply rooted in communal learning and aims to engage a multiplicity of voices in the production of meaning.

Besides his solo practice, Lyno is currently Artistic Director of Sa Sa Art Projects in Phnom Penh, an artist-run initiative that addresses the lack of infrastructure for contemporary art education and engagement in Cambodia. His works have been featured in several group exhibitions at institutions such as the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Thailand (2020) and the 9th Asia Pacific Triennial, Brisbane, Australia (2019) amongst others. With Sa Sa Art Projects, he was a participant in documenta fifteen, Kassel, Germany (2022).

Vuth Lyno has presented his artworks in Cambodian and international venues, including at major exhibitions and festivals such as the Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Biennale of Sydney, Singapore International Festival of Arts, and Gwangju Biennale. His artworks have appeared at institutions such as the Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, the National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Guangdong Times Museum, Guangzhou, Osage Gallery, Hong Kong, and Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Centre.

He holds a Master of Art History from the State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, a Fulbright Fellowship (2013-15), and a Master of International Development from RMIT University, Melbourne, supported by the Australian Endeavour Award (2008-2009).

BIOGRAPHY INFRORMATION FROM NTU CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, SINGAPORE AND THE ARTIST’S WEBSITE, JANUARY 2024

Country: Cambodia
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