Karine N’guyen Van Tham

After her studies at the Beauxarts of Marseille, in space design, Karine N’guyen Van Tham followed a training in upholstery. She made in 2013 her first own linen lines, before deciding in 2017 to design her own textiles with her loom. Today, in the slamming of the smooth of her japanese weaving Saori she realizes wall hanging textiles works thought as inheritances. A being imagined and narrated by Karine herself, between personal mythology and dreamlike characters.

Karine doesn’t create simple clothes. She weaves, through each piece, links, bridges between the visible and the invisible, the real and the dreamlike. Hand weaving, vegetable fibers, silk, natural dye and natural pine cones’s scales; Each piece, unique and precious, is intimately linked to nature, bringing us closer to the earth and taking us to other spheres

Karine N’guyen Van Tham

En lien, 2017

Hand-made weaving, sewing, vegetable scales embroidery

Linen, real gold wire, cotton, pine cones

37 cm x 150 cm


Karine N’guyen Van Tham

La nostalgie et l’oubli, 2019

Hand-made weaving, Silk, natural dyes, paper, ink

60cm x 40cm, 60cm x 60cm, 60cm x 40cm