Alan Nguyen is a writer and director working in TV (SBS, NBCU) theatre (Melbourne Theatre Company) and extended reality (EyeJack). He was a writer for the SBS television miniseries Hungry Ghosts (Matchbox/NBC Universal), nominated for AWGIE and AACTA awards in 2020. He served as writer and editor for groundbreaking AR comic book anthologies (published by EyeJack) and VR designer for a videographic opera (Arts South Australia). His directorial film work has won awards and screened at film festivals around the world.

As a musician, his compositions have been played on Triple J and ABC Classic FM and he has performed music in Australia, Asia and Europe.

As a media academic, he has made conference presentations in Japan, Singapore and Korea. He gained his Doctor of Visual Arts qualification from the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University.


Alan frequently collaborates with his brother, Jeremy Nguyen.

Alan lectures in Media for the School of Media and Communication, RMIT University and is a member of the Care-full Design Lab and the Screen and Sound Cultures Group.

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