Đỗ Minh Giang (Jent)
– is an interdisciplinary artist who holds a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Their work explores the intersections between the digital and physical realms while addressing their Vietnamese heritage in relation to social media, internet culture, queerness, and environmental consciousness.
Đỗ Minh Giang (Jent)’s work is characterized by the concept of glitched-out, where the non-normative qualities and unexpected characteristics disrupt the social conventions regarding gender, race, class, and nationality. They use digital abstraction as means to deconstruct their identity and imagine utopias where alienness and weirdness reside. Đỗ Minh Giang (Jent)’s practice spans various media, including painting, video, computer graphics, and sound.