Event: Exhibition “PONG-PING” by Plonk and Replonk

On the occasion of the International Francophonie Day , Plonk & Replonk will return to L’Espace for an installation exhibition which showcases posters and wacky objects. Exhibition: 24 Mar – 12 Apr 2015 L’Espace 24 Trang Tien , Hanoi In 1995 , in Franches-Montagnes, Jura, Switzerland, Plonk & Replonk were founded. Famous for their absurdist humour, black and squeaky, they decide to shape their worldview that mixes of Vialatte or Deerhunter style with … [Read more...]

Young artist shares thoughts through paintings

Some of the works that will be on display in Dương's exhibition, entitled Nhin qua cua so

Nineteen of the latest oil paintings by Vietnamese artist Dương Thùy Dương will be displayed at the French Institute in Ha Noi from February 27. The exhibition, entitled Nhin qua cửa sổ (Looking through the window), will give the public a chance to understand better the profound thoughts of a young artist and a young mother. … [Read more...]

Exhibition “By the Window”

You are invited to the exhibition " By the window " by Duong Thuy Duong . Opening: Fri 27 Feb 2015 , 6 pm Exhibition: 27 Feb - 21 Mar 2015 L'Espace 24 Tràng Tiền, Hà Nội I love the morning when the kids are at school. I stay home alone making myself a cup of hot coffee, listening to Rachmaninoff and look out of the window. It is a large window overlooking the lush vegetation on a bright summer day, or falling leaves in the autumn, gray and gloomy sky in the winter or fragile space … [Read more...]

Self-portraits an honest enquiry

Reflection: The paintings Hyun's House is on display at the exhibition Distance held at the Korean Cultural Centre.

VietNamNet Bridge - Artist Kim Jung-hyun depicts her emotions in self-portraits, which she is showcasing at an exhibition held in Ha Noi until February 14. About 20 oil paintings, carved wood and acrylics on glass by Hyun are on display in the exhibition, titled Khoang (Distance). … [Read more...]

Exhibition “Khoảng” by Kim Jung Hyun

You are invited to the self portrait exhibition titled "Khoảng" (Distance) by Kim Jung Hyun, a Korean artist living in Vietnam. She has left South Korea long time ago since she was young. For the first year in HCMC, she faced a lot of struggles and began to draw as a way to overcome the different feelings in her life due to language barrier. Opening: Thu 29 Jan 2015, 5 pm Talk with the artist: Sat 31 Jan 2015, 2 pm Exhibition: 29 Jan - 14 Feb 2015 Korean Cultural Centre 49 Nguyen Du, … [Read more...]

Event: Seminar “Window – A strange look on the familiar Hanoi”

You are invited to the seminar "Window - A strange look on the familiar Hanoi" with the participation of painter Ta Huy Long, the author of "Window". Mon 19 Jan 2015, 6 pm L'Espace 24 Tràng Tiền, Hà Nội Window, the latest work of Ta Huy Long - one of the leading comic illustrators in Viet Nam - tells the story of Hanoi some decades ago when Trang Tien Miscellaneous Goods Store was still open, electric trains still tinkled on the streets, and bicycle was the main transportation of Hanoian. … [Read more...]

Event: Exhibition “Das prachtvolle Gelb läuft über blasse Blätter”

To mark the jubilee of 40 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Vietnam the Goethe-Institut will present the exhibition "The gorgeous yellow runs over pale leaves" with historic Ao Dais from the Emperors court in Hue from the private collection of Thai Kim Lan. Exhibition: 16 - 31 Jan 2015, 9 am - 7 pm Artist and Expert Talk: Sat 17 Jan 2015, 7 pm (More info here) Guided Tours: 18, 22 and 30 Jan 2015 (More info here) Goethe-Institut Hanoi 56-58 Nguyễn Thái Học, Ba Đình, Hà … [Read more...]

Event: Seminar “Window – A strange look on the familiar Hanoi”

You are invited to the seminar "Window - A strange look on the familiar Hanoi" with the participation of painter Ta Huy Long, the author of "Window". Mon 19 Jan 2015, 6 pm L'Espace 24 Tràng Tiền, Hà Nội Window, the latest work of Ta Huy Long - one of the leading comic illustrators in Viet Nam - tells the story of Hanoi some decades ago when Trang Tien Miscellaneous Goods Store was still open, electric trains still tinkled on the streets, and bicycle was the main transportation of Hanoian. … [Read more...]

Exhibition “Das prachtvolle Gelb läuft über blasse Blätter”

To mark the jubilee of 40 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Vietnam the Goethe-Institut will present the exhibition "The gorgeous yellow runs over pale leaves" with historic Ao Dais from the Emperors court in Hue from the private collection of Thai Kim Lan. Exhibition: 16 - 31 Jan 2015, 9 am - 7 pm Artist and Expert Talk: Sat 17 Jan 2015, 7 pm (More info here) Guided Tours: 18, 22 and 30 Jan 2015 (More info here) Goethe-Institut Hanoi 56-58 Nguyễn Thái Học Ba Đình, Hà … [Read more...]

Installation Exhibition “Life Portrait 5 – Inclined Shadow”

Opening: Fri 09 Jan 2015, 6 pm Exhibition: 09 Jan - 24 Feb 2015 L'Espace 24 Trang Tien, Hanoi What is the shadow? What does it reflect, contain and hide? The installation exhibition titled "Life Portrait 5 - Inclined Shadow" by Tran Duc Quy offers a reflection on the relationship between a subject and its shadow, their interactions, its stretch or shrinking based on the sunlight. "It is impossible to imagine how my flat black shadow transforms in the sun. Sometimes my shadow looks exactly … [Read more...]