Painting exhibition in support of children from mountain regions

A work of Ha Nhu at the exhibition. Photo: PANO - Forty paintings by four children, including Tan Kiet , Minh Chau , Ha Nhu and Hoang Mai , were on display during the two-day exhibition themed "The beginning" on June 27th and 28th at the Vietnam History Museum in Hanoi . The event is to raise money for the " Chan Am - Gio Thi " Fund to build schools, support housing projects and buy blankets for needy children in Pa Cheo commune, Bat Xat district, Lao Cai … [Read more...]

Vietnam, RoK artists join exhibition on traditional paper

Entitled " Soul of Do ", the exhibition showcases 71 contemporary art works created by Vietnamese calligrapher Xuan Nhu and painter Yoyo. Director of the Hanoi-based Korean Cultural Centre Park Nark Jong said the exhibition follows the success of a similar event showcasing the RoK’s handicrafts made with traditional " … [Read more...]

Enjoy the Year of Goat 2015

You are invited to the special activities to celebrate the Year of Goat 2015 at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology: - Folk Culture of minority groups in mountainous area, Lao Cai province: Hmong, Dao, Nung, Bo Y… - Phao dat (clay cracker - a folk game), water puppet show and firework performance at 6 pm on 4th Jan (Lunar Calender) - Calligraphy, Dong Ho paintings, ethnic costumes - Folk games of Tho, Si La, San Chay, Dao, Hmong…To he, drawing 12 animals in the Eastern Zodiac, especially the … [Read more...]

Exhibition examines influence of Dong Son bronze culture

Heavy metal: A collection of bronze drums, a symbol of Dong Son culture that reflects the intelligence and skills of the ancient people.

VietNamNet Bridge - The Viet Nam National Museum of History opened an exhibition yesterday displaying one of the biggest, most intact collections of bronze Dong Son drums to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the culture's discovery. The history museum collaborated with local museums in Ha Noi, Lao Cai, Hung Yen, Thanh Hoa, Yen Bai and Nghe An to organise a special exhibition called Dong Son Culture. It aims to show viewers the beauty, history and culture within the 272 artefacts on display, … [Read more...]

Exhibition showcases fine art from north-western and north-eastern artists


Visitors at the exhibition (Source: VNA) … [Read more...]

Photo-painting exhibition scheduled in September


The exhibition of paintings by Dao Hai Phong and photos by Ngoc Thai will be held in Hanoi this September. The duo exhibition will take place at Hotel de l'Opéra on September 7-9, 2011. This will be the dialogue between colorful oil paintings by senior artist Dao Hai Phong and black-and-white photos by Ngoc Thai. The event's artistic manager is famous painter, Le Thiet Cuong. Cuong will also introduce his one painting at the exhibition. The exhibition is part of the series of cultural and art … [Read more...]