Dao Nguyen is a Vietnamese American artist whose performance, writing and installation work explores systems, identity and memory. Working across media, she is interested in creating participatory situations that reflect upon human ontology and epistemology.

Her work has been exhibited in various juried and group shows, including the Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Brea Art Gallery, Anaheim Museum, BC Space Gallery, Cypress College Photography Gallery, Long Beach Arts Gallery, The Foundry Arts Centre and Irvine Fine Arts Center where she has been honored with awards. She currently resides in Chicago where she is a recent graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.