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Baptism I

Khôi Nguyên Trịnh


Original prose poem about the act of transforming and not leaving oneself behind.


2022, 8 in by 11 in, poem printed with polymer plate


Artist Bio

Khôi Nguyên Trịnh (he/they) is a queer and trans Vietnamese American multimedia artist and writer originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. His work explores questions of home and how being the child of refugees and immigrants may inform these answers. They are currently working to infuse handmade paper with scents of their childhood.