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A R T I S T S ' S T U D I O Nevens Watermelon II (2015) Marker on paper by: NGUYEN, Nathan Part of a larger series of pop art, Nevens Watermelon II is a recreated detail from a gift made by the artist to a former close friend. The unusual coloration of the watermelon is in reference to the unique nature of this friendship. Peaches and Tea (2017) Marker on paper by: NGUYEN, Nathan Inspired by traditional Chinese ink painting, this work can be described as simple yet refined. Together the tea and the peaches have come to symbolise deeper relationships in the artist’s life. IT Magazine / February Issue 28