Photo exhibit calls for support for Nepal

A photo exhibition is taking place in Ho Chi Minh City with the aim of raising funds for earthquake victims in Nepal.

The event displays 45 photos capturing the Nepalese charming landscape, Buddhist features and lifestyle.

The Southern Asian country has recently bore the brunt of twin quakes that killed more than 8,600 people and left thousands without food, clean water and shelters.

Each photo is sold for 2.5 million VND (116 USD). Money generated through the exhibition, excluding organisation costs, will be donated to support those victims.

The Ho Chi Minh City Photographic Association together with two online forums –, – hosted the charitable event which lasts through May 25 .-VNA

Horror Of The War In Vietnamese Art

By: Dorothy The concept of war has been a dominant theme throughout art and literature. Wars have … [Read More...]

Danh Võ

21 May 2012 Photo: MARKUS TRETTER all images courtesy of DANH VÕ and Kunsthaus Bregenz The … [Read More...]

First Vietnamese literature museum opens to public

HA NOI (VNS) — The first special area for displaying Vietnamese literary history has just been … [Read More...]

Trinh Tuan, a Lacquer Painter from Hanoi

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

Vietnamese Modern Art: Change, Stagnation, Potential, Strategy

By Natalia Kraevskaia, Ph.D March 30, 2000 The unprecedented shift in Vietnamese modern art … [Read More...]

More Articles to read on

Speak Your Mind