Mo Phùng (they/she) is a Việt/Người Kinh second-generation immigrant and settler who was born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. They are a local photographer and ocean justice activist based in Kjipuktuk (Halifax). Their personal and creative work processes extend into documentary portraiture, visual art, underwater realms and dreamscapes. Mo is currently working on projects connecting her practices with the complexities of gender identities and existences within the Asian diaspora.
Mo’s working and community approach centers and supports QTBIPOC folks working in Climate Justice, Anti-Racism, Environmental Racism and 2SLGBTQIA+ Rights and Awareness.
Photo Credit: Mo Dresch