Sand artist to perform in London Queen Jubilee

Artist Tri Duc and his sand art Photo: Tuoi Tre

Tri Duc, one of Vietnam’s pioneering sand artists, has been practicing very hard these days for his sand animation performance featuring the life of Queen Elizabeth II at her Diamond Jubilee in London in front of the royal family this July. Artist Tri Duc and his sand art Photo: Tuoi TreAlthough it was born about a decade ago, sand animation has just spread to Vietnam in recent years. In the performance, the artist creates a series of images using sand, a process which is achieved by applying … [Read more...]

Painting company releases rice paintings

Quynh Vy Painting Company, which is known for its sand and gemstone paintings, has released a new product line: paintings made from rice Photo: LD

Quynh Vy Painting Company, which is known for its sand and gemstone paintings, on Tuesday amazed painting lovers by releasing a new product line: paintings made from rice. Quynh Vy Painting Company, which is known for its sand and gemstone paintings, has released a new product line: paintings made from rice Photo: LDThe company said the new products were aimed to promote the values of rice, which is very important in Vietnamese culture. According to the company, it requires many steps to … [Read more...]

Sand paintings feature ‘Uncle Ho’ and General Giap

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Artisan Y Lan on September 17 donated her 20 'sand paintings' of Uncle Ho and General Vo Nguyen Giap to the Vietnam Military History Museum. … [Read more...]