EXHIBITION L'AIR DU TEMPS
THUY LOAN TONNBY
16 May to 6 June 2018
2nd Floor Gallery, Centre des arts, La Grande Boissière
Vernissage: 16 May 2018, 17:30-19:00
Exhibition: 16 May to 6 June 2018 (Monday to Friday 8:30-17:00)
French-born Vietnamese artist Thuy Loan Tonnby will be exhibiting her artwork which includes oil on canvas, glass painting and 3D collages, all inspired by the concept of zeitgeist or "spirit of the age."
A silent auction will be held for the sale of one oil on canvas painting, the proceeds of which will be donated to the Swiss grassroots initiative B8 of Hope.
Thuy Loan Tonnby grew up in Paris and Los Angeles, has lived in Singapore, Hong Kong and Milan, but calls Geneva, Stockholm and London home. After graduating from HEC business school in Paris, she took sculpture classes in Versailles School of Fine Arts, learned engraving at the Heatherley School of Art and watercolour techniques at Central St Martins. Her work has been exhibited in Paris, London, Hong Kong, Geneva and Megève since 1998, and her artwork features in private collections as far afield as San Francisco, Stockholm, Singapore, Dubai, London, Paris and Geneva.