Antonius Bui is a hand-cut paper and textile artist seeking to empower the Queer and Trans People of Color (QTPOC) community through storytelling, portraiture and communal arts education. His intricate and laborious style of paper cutting reflects the importance and complexity of intersectionality within discussions surrounding diversity and inclusion. Bui proudly identifies as a Queer Vietnamese American artist who recently graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art. 

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Description of Artwork: “Miguel" is a hand-cut paper garment that explores notions of death, rituals, whiteness and spirituality.