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...]

Exhibition “Black Fog”

This event will introduce a set of works in a wide range of media (poetry performance, video and installation) by artists eL., Vo Tran Chau, Dino Trung and Ta Bach Duong from 9/1/2015 to 1/2/2015. Opening: Fri 09 Jan 2015, 6 pm Exhibition: 09 Jan - 01 Feb 2015 Nha San Collective 2nd floor, 24 Ly Quoc Su, Hanoi 'Black Mist' is inspired by a same titled poem of poet eL. The poem is a compression of coverting memories and obsessions from childhood until today, which to poet Phương Lan with … [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...]

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...]

Event : Installation Exhibition “Identification and Connection”

You are invited to exhibition "Identification and Connection" by artist Dang Thi Khue. According to the artist, the exhibition aims to prove the equal value of the wisdom of past thinking and today innovations; to show how art can find the way to approach the public and to fulfill its role as permanent soul connection. Opening: Sun 26 Oct 2014, 5 pm Exhibition: 26 Oct - 04 Nov 2014 Vietnam Fine Arts Museum 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St. Hanoi Artist Đặng Thị Khuê was born in 1946, graduated from … [Read more...]

Visual installation rethinks math sheets

Clear proof: People go zig-zagging through sheets of silk to look closer at the embroidered numbers and sketches.

VietNamNet Bridge - A unique get together between world famous Vietnamese mathematician Ngo Bao Chau and visual artist Ly Hoang Ly has ended up in a display in downtown Ha Noi. Ngo Bao Chau is a Vietnamese mathematician at the University of Chicago, best known for helping prove something known as the "fundamental lemma". This achievement was described in Time magazine as one of the top 10 scientific discoveries of 2009. In 2010, Chau was awarded the Fields medal - a mathematical "Nobel Prize" … [Read more...]

Danh Vo at Kunsthaus Bregenz


June 7th, 2012 Artist: Danh Vo Venue: Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz Exhibition Title: Vo Danh Date: April 21 – June 24, 2012 Danh Vo (born 1975, Vietnam) achieved international attention with his solo exhibition at the Kunsthalle Basel in 2009. Since then he has taken part in biennials in Berlin, Gwangju, and Singapore and in exhibitions at the Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, and at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. His big solo exhibition at the Kunsthalle Fridericianum in … [Read more...]

Exhibition “Dragons in the Clouds”


Opening: Thu 06 Sep, 6 pm Exhibition: 06 Sep – 09 Oct 2012 L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to the installation exhibition of Le Huy Hoang, Vu Hoang Vu and Le Quang Than. 3 installations of 3 artists of 3 different generation are connected to each other by the traditional games that children often play called “Dragons in the Clouds”. Dragons and Snakes (Le Huy Hoang) I have drifting thoughts about dragons and its symbolic meaning recently when a friend of mine is trying to be … [Read more...]

3D recreations of old Hanoi displayed


15 computer generated images featuring 3D modelling of Hanoi in the past will be displayed at 42 Trang Tien Street from August 30. The event is organised by Hanoi’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Old street corners, the Opera House, Dong Xuan Market and Long Bien Bridge are familiar images in many pictures and paintings. However, they have been vividly depicted through photographs that feature three dimensional imagery of the city’s fading old architecture. The exhibition … [Read more...]

Exhibition: Irregular Hexagon: Luz Angela Lizarazo


Opening: Thu 12 Jul 2012, 6 pm Exhibition: 12 Jul – 16 Aug 2012 Sàn Art Ho Chi Minh City, June 26, 2012 – Sàn Art presents the solo exhibition of contemporary established Colombian artist, Ms Luz Angela Lizarazo, as part of ‘Irregular Hexagon: Colombian Art in Residence’, an art project curated by José Roca (Adjunct Curator, Latin American Art, TATE Modern, London, UK), co-produced by Fundación Gilberto Alzate Avendaño (ascribed to Bogotá’s Culture, Leisure and Sports Secretariat) and the … [Read more...]