East Sea paintings attract foreigners

A Taiwanese businessman has bought "Giu Bien" (Sea Keeping) of Vietnamese painter Uyen Huy which was displayed at a picture gallery in Ho Chi Minh City from September 19-30. The painting, worth VND120 million, features the image of the late President Ho Chi Minh and Vietnamese naval force who are safeguarding the country's sea and island. Giu Bien was created to oppose China's illegal positioning of Haiyang Shiyou 981 oil rig in Vietnamese waters. Previously, an American art historian and … [Read more...]

Exhibition Visual Party “Quẫy”

Opening: Sun 27 Jul 2014, 4 pm Exhibition: 27 - 30 Jul 2014 Then Cafe 63 Le Trung Dinh, Hue Then Cafe would like to introduce an exhibition of 15 artists with various art forms such as installation, video, objects, performance mentioning the current issue in the East Sea with their own language. Participating artists: 1. Nguyễn Hoàng Việt 2. Trần Hữu Nhật 3. Tôn Thất Minh Nhật 4. Nguyễn Đức Phương 5. Trần Tiến 6. Phan Duy Đăng 7. Trương Thế Linh 8. Nguyễn Văn Hè 9. Nguyễn Văn Duy … [Read more...]

East Sea inspires local children


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Exhibition in HCMC and Ben Tre

Art on sea life and East Sea disputes on display in HCMC More than 88 art posters on sea and border sovereignty by 61 painters from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Soc Trang Province are on exhibit from now until September 10. The exhibition, held at Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Association, features the latest works of both artists from the North and South regions of Vietnam. Some of the paintings aim to confirm Vietnam's sovereignty on Paracel Islands and Spratly Islands through art and … [Read more...]