Pham Bach Phi - From Vietnam to Silicon Valley [16]

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 20, 2023
An amazing story of a promising architecture student who loses everything as war sweeps across his country, and restarts life in America, just as the new tech region of Silicon Valley begins to grow. For those interested in the 20th century cartography, the growth of Silicon Valley, or just needing an inspirational story. Here is just a portion of an interview with artist, map maker and enduring creator, Pham Bach Phi. 0:49 Beginning - Life and family in Vietnam 3:40 ‘We are very lucky’ leaving Saigon 6:36 San Francisco 7:48 Making ‘Unspeakable Rancor’ 9:40 Starting over, working up 13:02 ‘You were born to do this job!’ Maps of Silicon Valley 14:41 His map making process

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