Book: Asian Art & Culture – Viet Nam

Category: Contemporary Art

Unit Price: US$20.00

Description: This publication (Vol. 7 No. 1) by the Arthur M. Sackler gallery of the Smithsonian Institution was published in 1994. To date, it is still one of the best references and introduction one can have to the Vietnamese art and culture. In covers contemporary art and paintings, poetry, ceramics, textile as well as other important cultural information. In particular, two articles, by Nguyen Quan and Jeffrey Hantover give a great introduction to the art of Viet Nam.

Trinh Tuan, a Lacquer Painter from Hanoi

The Chinese produced lacquer paintings already 800 years ago, but the lacquer painting technique … [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...]

Artist uses natural colours from herbs

by Bach Lien (Vietnamnews) For artist Ly Truc Son, paint-ings are the medium through which he can … [Read More...]

Le Thiet Cuong

Le Thiet Cuong was born in 1962 in Hanoi. His father, Le Nguyen, was a well respected film … [Read More...]

A story about painter Duong Bich Lien

- Bui Thanh Phuong - Duong Bich Lien (1924-1988) threw himself and dedicated for art to a level … [Read More...]

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