MFA, STANFORD UNIVERSITY, 2004
BFA, SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY, 2002
Binh Danh (b. 1977), who was born in Vietnam, came to America in 1980. Danh got his BFA at San Jose State University (2002), where he studied with Brian Taylor, before then obtaining his MFA at Stanford University (2004). He now teaches at Arizona State University (ASU).
Danh investigates his Vietnamese heritage and our collective memory of the wars in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Iraq. He accomplished this by inventing a chlorophyll printing process in which appropriated photographic images, from sources such as Life magazine, are embedded in veins of the ...