Nguyen Khoi Nguyen is a video producer, musician, and educator. He is the author of the multimedia graphic novel The Gulf, which includes original drawings, music & animation. Nguyen is the vocalist, pianist, composer and bandleader of the jazz trio: “Superior Cling,” which performs widely. As a filmmaker, Nguyen produces a dynamic range of content including video journalism, documentaries, promotional videos, and art films.
Nguyen is currently the Senior Video & Multimedia Editor at Science magazine. He was a faculty studio arts teacher at Georgetown Day's School's upper school, where he taught courses in drawing & painting, photography, and film & video. He has received numerous accolades for his work including three American Graphic Design Awards, and a Malofiej award. Nguyen was a 2014 Strathmore Fine Artist in Residence and was awarded a DC Commission for the Arts Artist Fellowship Grant in 2013.
Nguyen was born in Saigon, Vietnam, raised in Cape Coral, Florida, and currently resides in Baltimore, MD. He studied visual art at the Cooper Union, music and integrated arts at Bard College, and completed a master’s degree in jazz piano at the University of Maryland.