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.

The Evolution of Vietnamese Ceramics

By John Stevenson Published on 3/1/98 Things Asian The evolution of Vietnamese ceramics … [Read More...]

A story about painter Nguyen Sang

  - Bui Thanh Phuong - Nguyen Sang (1923-1988) was a painter who had the ideal to solve … [Read More...]

Dang Duong Bang – an example of a beautiful combination of tradition and modern in Vietnamese contemporary art.

The sound of silennce No. 11 (120x120 cm) Tempera Prof. Dr, John Kleinen, Professor in History … [Read More...]

Bui Xuan Phai in his son’s eyes [Part 2]

Mainstay of a talent In my memory, Bui Xuan Phai had a “life long-lasting childhood”. His whole … [Read More...]

Traditional Tet Paintings – Dong Ho Prints

You may have seen them before. They adorn the walls of Vietnamese restaurants everywhere in the … [Read More...]

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