Le Trieu Dien brings memories to the fore


Everyone loves to recall pleasant memories, especially elderly people who like telling old stories about their past love, their victories, their hardship as well as their dreams for their children and grandchildren. At the age of nearly 70 … [Continue reading]

Fine art exhibitions open in HCMC and Mekong Delta

An artwork titled ‘Bien Dao Vietnam-Hon Thieng Song Nui’ (Vietnam Sea and Islands-Sacred Spirit of Rivers and Mountain) by Nguyen Xuan Dong

An exhibition featuring 146 artworks of oil paintings, silk paintings and sculptures on a variety of subjects by 118 artists opened at the Fine Arts Museum in Ho Chi Minh City last week. An artwork titled ‘Bien Dao Vietnam-Hon Thieng Song Nui’ … [Continue reading]

Children’s painting exhibition on show in Hanoi


An exhibition and auction of paintings by disadvantaged children from the SOS village and the Thuy An Children's Village are taking place in Hanoi on August 18-19. The artworks, primarily nature scenes and still-lifes, express the children's … [Continue reading]

Graphic arts contest winners show works

Thai artist Aonrudee PornChame poses beside her artwork The Movement of Nature 2 that won the first prize at the ASEAN Graphic Arts Competition. Photo: VNA

Thai artist Aonrudee PornChame's art work entitled The Movement of Nature 2 won the first prize of the ASEAN Graphic Arts Competition. Thai artist Aonrudee PornChame poses beside her artwork The Movement of Nature 2 that won the first prize at the … [Continue reading]

Exhibition of paintings by Korean artist in Hue


A painting exhibition titled ‘Mind Scenery’ featuring art works of Korean artist, Mi Jung Park, will open at the New Space Arts Foundation in Hue City on August 12. Even though time is constantly passing by, the hands of a clock are at … [Continue reading]

Group exhibition “Multiple direction”


Time18 August-8 September (8:30  AM 8 PM, daily)  Opening:6 :00 PM, 18 th  August, 2012  Venue Cactus Gallery 17/12 Nguyen Huy Tuong, ward 6, Binh Thanh dist, HCMC, VN Cactus gallery is pleased to invite you to attend  group exhibition … [Continue reading]

A Glimpse of Laos featured through Hanoi photo exhibition


An exhibition of photographs entitled “A Glimpse of Laos” opened at the Exhibition Centre for Fine Art and Photography in Hanoi on August 11. The 99 photos on display were taken by journalist Tran Duy Ngoan, who is an executive board member of … [Continue reading]

Vietnamese children win many prizes in China’s painting contest


Nine out of 21 paintings of Vietnamese children sent to the Tianjin Culture and Art Festival 2012 in China won big prizes. Earlier, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism assigned the Sol Art Center to selected and train talented child … [Continue reading]

Exhibition highlights Vietnam-India ties


An exhibition is being held at the Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi from August 10-16 to celebrate 40 years of diplomatic ties and five years of strategic partnership between India and Vietnam. The exhibition, co-organized by the Ministry of … [Continue reading]

The art of freedom

From Cristina NualArt Posted on 10 December 2011 Tu Do (pronounced tuyo), Vietnamese for freedom, is the name of the first art gallery in South Vietnam. It opened in the newly named Ho Chi Minh City, some years after the Fall of Saigon. The … [Continue reading]