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Dinh Q. Lê

Excavating History

by Denise Tsui

Portrait of Dinh Q. Lê. Photo by Tyuki Imamura. Courtesy the artist. 

On the warm March afternoon I met Dinh Q. Lê, he was completing the installation of his solo show at Hong Kong's 10 Chancery Lane, scheduled to open two days later. He had plastered the gallery walls with alluring backdrops of Vietnam's balmy Da Nang beach, while along the rear wall potted and brightly painted coconuts sprouting young palms sat haphazardly on the ground. At that moment, Lê was attending to a…

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