A Guide to Contemporary Arts in Ho Chi Minh City

A corner in the permanent collection of HCM City Fine Arts Museum

( Cinet )- Ho Chi Minh City has rapidly become one of the most active emerging art hubs in Southeast Asia. Although the number of contemporary art spaces is still modest, they are getting more and more attention from a greater audience. Home to several international and local recognized artists, the city has so much to offer to contemporary art lovers. Museums, private collection and galleries Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Museum - The museum’s exhibition rooms have a range of art that … [Read more...]

Vietnamese & Thai paintings at “Choose to Move”

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VietNamNet Bridge – The selected artworks by two Vietnamese and a Thai painter are on display at the exhibition " Choose to Move ", held at Saigon Domaine , 1057 Binh Quoi , Ward 28 , Binh Thanh District , HCM City . The exhibition is an investigation into the self reflection juxtaposed against distinctive social and historical contexts in Vietnam. It is the results of a program held by San Art Laboratory for resident artists Tran Tuan, Ta Minh Duc of Vietnam and … [Read more...]

Art teachers exhibit their works

Those who can, teach art : Xuan Vung Cao (Spring in the Highlands), a wood piece by Nguyen Thi To Uyen of the HCM City Fine Arts College, is one of 50 works by 15 art teachers on show at at the school. (Photo: VNS)

Fifteen artists who also teach at the HCM City Fine Arts College and the Ha Noi Pedagogy University are displaying their works at an exhibition in HCM City. Those who can, teach art : Xuan Vung Cao (Spring in the Highlands), a wood piece by Nguyen Thi To Uyen of the HCM City Fine Arts College, is one of 50 works by 15 art teachers on show at at the school. (Photo: VNS) My Thuat Su Pham (Fine Arts in Teaching) features 50 lacquer, acrylic, and oil paintings and woodcuts. … [Read more...]