Truong Buu Giam's CV


EDUCATION/TRAINING

National College of Fine Arts in Saigon (Trương Quȏc Gia Cao Ɖǎng My Thuȃt Saigon), South Vietnam. 1970

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • 2016: Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival, Laguna Beach, California
  • 2016: Reflections of Nature, Fallbrook, California
  • 2015: Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival, Laguna Beach, California
  • 2015: Western Heritage Artists, Great Falls, Montana
  • 2014: Art-A-Fair Fine Art Festival, Laguna Beach, California
  • 2004: Arts in the Park, Boulder City, NV.
  • 2004: Wildlife Arts Festival, San Dimas, CA.
  • 2000: Solo Art Exhibition and Featured at Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California
  • 1997: Art Exhibition and Honorable Winner of "A Celebration of Colors" - Singapore.
  • 1996: Art Exhibition at Art Expo - Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY.
  • 1992: Art Exhibition at Art Expo - California - Los Angeles Convention Center, CA.
  • 1981: Art Exhibition at Cleveland, Ohio - sponsored by Northern Ohio
    Vietnam Veterans of America.
  • 1980: Art Exhibition at the Landmark Center, St. Paul, MN.
  • 1976: Art Exhibition at the Festival of Nations - Civic Center, Saint Paul, MN.

AWARDS

  • 2015: Awarded First Place in Oil and Best of Show, Western Heritage Artists 2015,
    Great Falls, Montana
  • 2009: Awarded the “Outstanding Contribution As An Artist Award “ by
    Artists For A Better World International
  • 2004: Feature Artist of Arts in the Park, Boulder City, NV.
  • 2004: Gold Medallist of Wildlife Arts Festival, San Dimas, CA.
  • 1997: Art Exhibition and Honorable Winner of "A Celebration of Colors" - Singapore.
  • 1994: International Graphics Arts Awards - sponsored by Printing Industries of America.
  • 1979: Award winner of Century 21's Greeting Card Design.
    Art Exhibitions at University of Minnesota, Saint Paul-Minneapolis, MN.

PRESS

  • Wildlife Art Magazine (May/June 2005) - Focus on Habitat, pg 28-30 
    "A Riot of Color" by Paul Sinclair
  • Truong Buu Giam, Personal interview by Mark Fee (March, 2004)
    (Published in Great Falls Tribune, (March 18, 2004), republished subsequently
    in Latitude Magazine (March, 2005)
  • Fee, Mark. M. Western Art Roundup: "Color, motion reflect Asian view of the West."
    Great Falls Tribune (18 Mar. 2004), pg 17
  • Fee, Mark M. "On the Canvas: 'Truong Buu Giam, A Master's Stroke",
    Big Sky Airlines Latitude (Winter 2005), pg 44-45
  • Klesper, Laura, Facets: Truong Buu Giam: "Preserving the Precious and Beautiful",
    Wildlife Art (May/June 2000), pg 66, 67
  • A fabulous introduction to the art of Truong Buu Giam with material by Laura Klesper, Wildlife Art.
    Interview with vivid, evocative description of Giam's art, including comments by
    Ruth Ann Thorn, Exclusive Galleries, La Jolla, California.

PUBLISHING

  • 1994: Art In Motion, Fine Art Reproductions, Burnaby, B.C., Canada
    Art In Motion catalog, Reproductions, page A88
    "Floral essence I" (Flowers I), "Floral essence II" (Flowers II),
    "Golden Sky I", and "Golden Sky II"
  • 1994: Verkerke Reprodukties N.V., Ede, The Netherlands
    Catalog of Gallery Edition, Contemporary Art, page 19
    "Love" and "Scarlet Macaws"
  • 1993: Verkerke Reprodukties N.V., Ede, The Netherlands
    Catalog of Gallery Edition, Various Techniques, page 28
    "Save The Tigers" and "Hummingbirds"

CURATING

  • 1996 – 2001: Exclusive Galleries, La Jolla, California