Nha Vuu and her family fled from their home in Vietnam in 1979 to escape communist persecution. After living for two years as refugees the Vuu family was granted asylum in the United States. Nha, lived in Seattle for twenty years before making a bold return to Asia to study Chinese painting and travel extensively abroad. Within the five years of living in Taiwan, she studied intensively under 2 masters. The first emphasizing in the theories of unity, balance and movement. The later part of her studies were focused on a contemporary style of Chinese painting only developed in the last fifty years. It utilized textured brushwork that lends density, depth and an expressive power to a composition. Nha now lives in Houston TX with her husband who is also an artist. They are working on establishing Pergamena Fine Art, a gallery that they just opened.
Nha's ArtPrize Entries
These are Nha's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.