Nguyen Thi Nam Phuong aka. TUTI (Vietnam | Singapore)
Animator | Artist | Filmmaker
Born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and currently lives and works in Singapore, Nguyen Thi Nam Phuong has obtained a Diploma in Painting from Fine Art University of Ho Chi Minh city, a Higher Diploma in Animation Art from Lasalle College of the Art, Singapore and a BA(Hons) in Digital Animation from School of Art, Design and Media , Nanyang Technological University.
Her interest is to experiment with different techniques, plays with colour and composition to create a strong creative imagery for film and animation. For her, animation is an art form that not only expresses her emotions, but also evokes emotions in others.
Her thesis film “Innocent Memory” (2012) has been selected for screening in local and international film festival around the world, which including Yxine Film Fest, Vietnam; Future Shorts Autumn Film Screenings, Vietnam; Singapore Short Film Award 2013, Singapore; VIFF Vietnamese International Film Festival 2013, USA; KAFF 2013 11th Kecskemet Animation Film Festival, Hungary; First take Sep 2013-The substation, Singapore.
She has been working in numerous projects including animated short film, documentaries and interactive educational game at Art + Media team at Earth Observatory of Singapore for the past 6 years.