September 2016 Inaugural Exhibition at 1969

September 2016 Inaugural Exhibition at 1969

Quang Bao, Director                                                        

Assistant to the Director                 


Quang Bao was born in Can Tho, Vietnam in 1969 and immigrated to the U.S. at age 6. He was educated at Boston University and Columbia University and spent ten years as an editor and writer for The New York TimesThe Boston Globe, and National Public Radio. In 2007, he began curating exhibitions, writing about contemporary art and advising individual and corporate collections. Recently, he was artistic director for 68projects in Berlin, Germany. In September 2016, he opened a contemporary art gallery in Manhattan's Lower East Side called 1969.


1969 Gallery

103 Allen Street (@ Delancey) 

New York, New York, 10002-3026