Hayden Minh is a fierce, cultural revolutionist, Vietnamese trans multidisciplinary visual artist, designer, and creative writer. His work is heavily influenced by injustices primarily found in queer, racialized, and disabled communities. His projects can be described as movements of healing and transformation; shaping the future of culture.

What I Do

Academic Background

University of Minnesota
Multidisciplinary Arts and Design B.A
3.9 GPA, expected graduation Spring 2023

Group Exhibitions

Lao New Queer
LGBTQIA Artist Panel, April 2021
Speculative Futures, Present Imaginations Exhibition
St Kates, March 2021
Time Loss – world premier of Interstate Musical,
Mixed Blood Theatre, Mar 2020
Time Loss – an asian variety show,
Indigenous Roots Cultural Center, Feb 2020


States of Emergence(y):
UMN Asian American Studies Program Journal.
Cover illustration, May 2020
graphic designer, Dec 2019
Lisa Albrecht Social Justice
website designer, Nov 2019- Present

Select Work Experience

Apple, specialist, October 2021 – Present
Star Kin, lead muralist, July – Sept 2020
R/evolutionary Communities, assistant muralist, Jul – Sep 2019
Asian American Youth Storytellers, program assistant, Feb – Jun 2019
Cafe Southside, barista, May 2015 – Nov 2017
Asian American Organizing Project
community organizer, Sep 2016 – Mar 2017

Awards and Recognition

Karin Larson Scholarship
UMN scholarship, Summer 2021
Osher Reentry Scholarship
UMN scholarship, Spring 2021
Art and Activism During Pride
Fermented Feelings: SEAD Project, June 2020
National Honors Society
Tau Sigma, Spring 2020-Present
Pfund Foundation
Scholarship, Sept 2019