Trinh Tuan – Lacquer Paintings

Published by Thavibu Gallery, 2003, ISBN 9749110390

CONTENT

Foreword

The Poetic Art of Trinh Tuan by Luong Xuan Doan

Lacquered Emotions by Steven PettiforThe Process of Making Lacquer Paintings

Plates (32)

Chronology

About This Book

Trinh Tuan is one of the most important lacquer artists in Vietnam today. He uses lacquer as a medium to express emotions. Modern lacquer paintings are unique to Vietnam. Other countries produce lacquer ware, but only in Vietnam has the synthesis of traditional lacquer techniques and modern painting been successful. The art of lacquer painting is surely an important Vietnamese contribution to the global contemporary art scene.

Tạ Tỵ’s Cubist masterpiece completed

by Bettina Ebert Aug 08, 2012 About a year ago, I reported on the cleaning of a cubist … [Read More...]

How to Distinguish an Authentic Phái from a Fake

In Viet Nam, there are as yet no art experts trained in a regular academic programme or qualified in … [Read More...]

A Fertile Imagination

One of Vietnam's best known sculptors, 77-year-old Le Cong Thanh creates striking images of the … [Read More...]

Beauty–and Politics –in Eye of Beholder in ‘A Winding River’

June 27, 1999|SCARLET CHENG | SPECIAL TO THE TIMES When the smoke clears, the art remains. "A … [Read More...]

A painter who ‘picks up pebbles’ of life

VietNamNet Bridge - Le Tri Dung's horses have acquired human dimensions and emotions, and the … [Read More...]

More Articles to read on

Speak Your Mind

*