Exhibition “2014 Fine Arts”

You are invited to the exhibition titled "2014 Fine Arts". The exhibition will showcase 52 artworks by 20 lecturers of Hanoi Architectural University who are also painters, sculptors and architects. Opening: Mon 03 Nov 2014, 5 pm Exhibition: 04 - 07 Nov 2014 Fine Art Exhibition Center 29 Hang Bai, Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi These artworks express the lecturers' desire to develope career and passion for art through insightful stories as well as astute life observation. The personal style … [Read more...]

Images of war paint vivid picture

VietNamNet Bridge – Carefully opening rolls of faded watercolour paintings from a stained and rusty metal box, originally a heavy machine gun bullet container from the American War, former Police Colonel Luong Manh Tam examines what he calls his "war treasures".   Memorable scene: A sketch of a Khmer temple at Dam Be Base, now part of Cambodia's Kampong Cham Province. They are sketches he painted and photos he took with a Canon during the 1960s and 70s, and he has just … [Read more...]

Dozen artists feature in Saigon exhibition

An exhibition by a group of 12 artists has opened at the HCMC Association of Fine Arts, introducing the latest pieces of artists who have affirmed their endless creativity and great efforts in the local fine arts scene such as Le Kinh Tai, Nguyen Quang Vinh, Bui Hai Son, Ca Le Thang, Vo Nam and Nguyen Chi Thanh. There are 12 varied styles and themes, clearly shown in 25 paintings in oil on canvas and lacquer, 10 statues and one digital series of sculptural works in metal, wood, crystal and … [Read more...]

Exhibition : Group 12

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VX Art Gallery is glad to introduce Group 12 Exhibition consisting of 12 like-minded artists' paintings on traditional Vietnamese materials such as lacquer and do' paper.  Group 12 Exhibition Opening : 4.30 pm - Nov 6, 2013 Date : Nov 05 - Nov 19 Venue : 1st & 2nd floor The exhibition Center of Fine Arts Exhibition 16 Ngo Quyen, Hanoi From the organizer Group 12 gathers like-minded friends in the creation of fine arts. We share ideas in the belief that our creations make life … [Read more...]

Exhibition : Immersion by artist Tran Van Thao

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Exhibition Dates: October25 – November 22, 2013 Location: Galerie Quynh Downtown, Level 2, 151/3 Dong Khoi, District 1, HCMC Contact: Ms. Celine Alexandre (English and French) or Mr. Tung Mai (Vietnamese) [email protected]; [email protected] Tel/Fax: +84 8 3836 8019 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Galerie Quynh is pleased to present its third solo exhibition with leading abstract painter Tran Van Thao. Titled ‘Immersion’, the exhibition features new work by Tran inspired by his … [Read more...]

VinGallery featuring “Fresco” by Irish artist Eamonn O’Callaghan

23 September 2013 to 6 October 2013 Exhibition’s opening: 28 September 2013, 6pm to 8pm About the Artist Eamonn O’ Callaghan is an Irish artist currently living and working in Vietnam. He studied at the Crawford College of Art and Design in Ireland and graduated in 2007. Since then he has traveled and taught art in Africa, Europe and Asia. As an artist he is inspired by the richly textured figurative imagery of ancient frescos and has created a personal mythology to express himself .
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Fine Arts Exhibition opens in City

A Fine Arts Exhibition opened on August 8 to mark the August Revolution of 1945 and National Day, in Ho Chi Minh City. A-Prize winning work titled ‘Tich Tu Cua Bien’ by Lam Thanh The exhibition presents to viewers 109 paintings in oils, lacquer, silk and sculptures on a variety of subjects by 91 artists of Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Association. Selected pictures are the latest artworks created on trips across the country from August 2012 to August … [Read more...]

Four artists come together in group show

VietNamNet Bridge – Around 50 artworks by Vu Dung, Tran Hong Suong, Vo Vu Thuy Linh and Vo Cao Dinh on Monday came on display at HCMC Fine Arts Association, bringing varied tastes for visitors with different themes, styles and materials. A work by Vu Dung on display at HCMC Fine Arts Association in District 3. Dung depicts peaceful landscapes of the Vietnamese countryside with colorful trees, ladies in traditional costumes, romantic settings in rivers and immense rice fields. … [Read more...]

Trinh Tuan, a Lacquer Painter from Hanoi

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The Chinese produced lacquer paintings already 800 years ago, but the lacquer painting technique has hit a renaissance due to a group of artists in Vietnam. They have taken the difficult art form into the 21st Century. Trinh Tuan is 38 years old and in many ways typical for the 6,000 artists who live in Hanoi, the art Mecca in Asia . He received his training at the Hanoi Industrial University for the Fine Arts, one of Hanoi's two art Universities. He has an outgoing personality, is curious, … [Read more...]

The Colour of Light – Dinh Quan’s Lacquer Paintings

Click to see artworks by Dinh Quan March, 2004 From his childhood in Haiphong to his current status as one of Vietnam’s most recognized artists, the art and life of Dinh Quan has constituted a long quest – a long road towards enlightenment. For Dinh Quan has woven together his emotions, his memories of youth, his fervent Buddhist beliefs and the history of Vietnam with a flamboyancy that has resulted in an art that speaks a universal language. And with the clarity of his … [Read more...]