His melding of East and West aesthetics is on display in an art show at Golden West College in Huntington Beach. "Constructions of Disquiet," which features other Vietnamese American and Vietnamese artists, runs through March 16.
"This explores what it means to be Vietnamese and what it means to be American and how people see beauty differently," he said. "It's cultural ideology."
The works of California-based Vietnamese American artists Ann Le and Dat Vu as well as two artists living in Vietnam, Quang Pham and Linh Phuong Nguyen, are also in the exhibit.