Mai Nguyen Anh

Mai Nguyen Anh is a Vietnamese visual artist who has great concern in contemporary issues. He majored in economics at the University of Surrey, but his interest in documentary photography led him to work in the field of photojournalism. His work represents a mixture of observational and poetic documentary with a heavily personal emotional influence.

In 2013 he joined VnExpress Newspaper as a contract photographer. He left his position in 2015 to begin freelancing for local news outlets and to pursue personal projects.  Nguyen completed a one year certificate at the International Center of Photography in New York in 2016. He is a regular contributor to Matca, a journal for Vietnamese photographers.