Trung Bao is a Hanoi-born, multi-disciplinary artist specializing in voice, visual art, design, and performance. His videos have reached 50,000,000 total views online. Winning some of the biggest beatbox competitions in the world, he was the first to place Vietnam on the international map and became respected worldwide. Trung has performed around the world with the legendary Jazz musician Nguyen Le. He has also founded a creative studio: Fustic.studio, and produces visuals & experiences for music events, exhibitions, & commercials.
What do you do to get “unstuck?”
Trung: I find a new thing to learn and get excited about. I believe that everything adds up. There's an infinite amount of things to learn, and I believe they will eventually support each other in my creative process. But if it’s overwhelming, I can play video games instead.
What's something you like to do when you travel?
Trung: Meeting people and learning about their stories and perspectives.
There’s no destination, only progress.”
How do you want to shape, or change, design?
Trung: I believe technology is the key to the development of design. I want to show the world the beauty of mixed media.
What advice would you give your past self?
Trung: There’s no destination, only progress.
Why do you do what you do?
Trung: I love creating and sharing experiences that impact people’s lives in different ways. Music and art to me are great tools to reach people.