THE RISE & FALL OF LIFE HAS GIVEN ME WILL TO SURRVIVE & CREATE

Pham Mai Chau

WORK EXPERIENCE

2000-Present

Hanoi Open University, Hanoi, Vietnam. Industrial Design Faculty.
Teaching Interior Design, Fashion Design, Graphic Design & History of Design.

National University Of Civil Engineering. Architecture Faculty.
Teaching Interior Design, Principal of Design, Graphic Design & History of Design.

1998-2000

Hanoi Academy of Theatre & Cinema. Hanoi Vietnam.
Training university students & graduate students in; Computer Graphic Design, Alias…. 3D Animation for film & Advertising.

1995-1997

Schmidt Vietnam Co., Ltd. Hanoi Vietnam.
Training university students & graduate students in; Architectural Design & Environment. Computer Graphic Design.Industrial Design. Multimedia concepts, practices & visualization.

1992-1995

Engineered Design Inc. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Senior designer: Creating new conceptual designs for consumer and industrial products. Using Alias,Pro-Engineering and others software.

1991-1992

Design Vision Inc, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
(specialists in three-dimensional computer animation and visualization)
Computer graphic designer. Creating three-dimensional computer images and animation for Architecture, Interior Design, Film, Broadcasting and other industries. Creating storyboards and managing projects.

1989-1991

Marshall Cummings & Associates, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
(specialists in Corporate office design)
Designer, CAD specialist & Illustrator, Drawing illustrations, working drawing and technical specify. Designing permanent and temporary exhibits.

1987

Advanced Digital Design, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
(specialists in Desk-Top publishing and CAD)
Designer (part-time),Designing brochures and magazines, and drawing illustrations.

Gullco International Ltd, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
(engineers and manufactures of robotics machinery)
CAD specialist (summer).Preparing assembly drawings on computer.

1986

Querino Graphic Design Consultants, Ontario, Canada.
Illustrator and graphic designer (summer).Creating designs for silk-screen printing. Dark-room preparation for screen processing.

1985

United Marine Co. Inc, Markham, Ontario, Canada.
Draughtsman.Preparing drawings for assembly.

1983

Ministry of Transportation of Prague, Advertising Department. Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Designer.Designing advertisements and publications.

1977-1981

Ministry of External Affairs, Hanoi, Viet Nam.
Project manager of exhibition and commercial display department. Designed and supervised local and international trade shows. Responsible for designing exhibition mobile systems, and DTP.

1976-1977

Museum of Army History, Hanoi, Viet Nam.
Designer. Designing permanent and temporary exhibits.

EDUCATION

1985-1989

Graduated from Ontario College of Art & Design University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Specialized in Fine Art, Environmental Design and Communication Design. Associate of Ontario College of Art & Design (A.O.C.A.D).

1975-1977

Study at The Viet Nam Academy of Art, Hanoi, Viet Nam.

1964-1971

Graduated from The Viet Nam School of Art, Hanoi, Viet Nam.

EXHIBITIONS AND AWARDS

2010/2013

Group show at 16 Ngo Quyen ArtGallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2009

Group show at 29 Hang Bai ArtGallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2007

Solo show at 16 Ngo Quyen ArtGallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2006

Group show at 16 Ngo Quyen ArtGallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2005

Solo show at 16 Ngo Quyen ArtGallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2004

Group show at 29 Hang Bai Art Gallery.

2003

Group show at Nam Son Art Gallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2002

Group show at Nam Son Art Gallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2001

Nam Son Art Gallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

2001

Gallery E, Central, Hong Kong.

2000

Nam Son Art Gallery, Hanoi, Vietnam.

1991

Society of Canadian Artists, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

1990

Ariel Gallery, Soho, New York, USA.

1986-1989

Annually with Colour and Form Society, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Awarded second prize at 1989 open juried exhibition. Weller-Potovsky Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

1977-1982

Annually at private galleries in Hanoi, Viet Nam.

1969-1977

Annually in Young Artists Competition in Hanoi, Viet Nam.
Awarded first prize for sculpture at 1977 Young Artists Competition.
Awarded second prize for painting at 1975 Young Artists Competition.

COLLECTIONS

National Museum of Art, Hanoi, Viet Nam. Gallery of Ceramics Arts, Berlin, Germany.
Private collections: Canada, Viet Nam, France, Italy, United States, Israel, Sweden, Norway, Finland,
Denmark, Germany, England, Holland, Switzerland, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia. . . .