Vietnamese and Belgian artists to meet in Hanoi

Printed paintings to be exhibited (Photo provided by the Organizing Board)

Five Vietnamese print artists will meet their seven Belgian counterparts at an art exhibition entitled "Vietnam-Belgium Printed Paintings in Dialogue," to take place at Vietnam Museum of Fine Arts from April 10th to 20th. Under the sponsorship of Wallonie-Bruxelles in Vietnam, the exhibition aims to enrich artistic exchanges between Vietnam and Belgium, while providing a chance for viewers to contemplate the beauty of Western and Eastern artistic culture. The exhibition features many … [Read more...]

Belgium – Vietnam contemporary printmaking paintings to exhibit in Hanoi

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(Cinet)- With the sponsor of Wallonie-Bruxelles international, 5 Vietnamese artists and 7 Belgian artists will display printmaking paintings at Vietnam Fine Art Museum. … [Read more...]

Artist restores traditional values through paper

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VN, Belgium artists hold exhibition

An exhibition of etched paintings from artists of Viet Nam and Belgium has opened at the Museum of Fine Arts and Ceramics in Verviers City. Under the auspices of the Wallonie-Bruxelles International, the Dialogue of Viet Nam-Belgium Etched Paintings is being held first in Belgium from September 14 to October 19 and in Viet Nam in April next year. A statement from event organisers which was released yesterday said Vietnamese artist Pham Khac Quang would be joining colleagues Le Huy Tiep, Ngo … [Read more...]

New fine arts center to expose fakes

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 A new center in Vietnam will work to protect the local fine arts market by exposing fakes and copycats, artists told a conference in Hanoi last week. The conference at Vietnam Fine Arts Museum collected opinions on exactly how the Fine Arts Assessment Center, a facility to be established at the museum, would be organized and run. An opening date for the center was yet to be made clear. Painters at the conference expressed their concern that fake and copycat paintings may be on display … [Read more...]

Vietnam painting introduced in France

Vietnamese poetry and painting are displayed in France.

A programme of Vietnamese poetry and a painting exhibition opened in the Centre for Vietnamese Culture in France on July 2.The poetry programme entitled "Vietnam Poetry in the 20 th century" introduced works by famous poets including To Huu, Che Lan Vien and Han Mac Tu. Tiep works are in monotyping, engraving, screening-printing, woodcut and lithography.His woodcut paintings depicted colourful life of Vietnamese ethnic minority groups, which are attractive to researchers and foreign … [Read more...]

Artist and Revolution

Party admission in the dien bien phu trench - Nguyen Sang

By Luong Xuan Doan 'Party Admission in the Dien Bien Phu Trench,' lacquer painting by Nguyen Sang. The first beautiful pages of Vietnam's modern fine arts were first written by artists To Ngoc Van, Tran Van Can, Nguyen Phan Chanh and Nguyen Do Cung and later by artists Nguyen Sang, Nguyen Tu Nghiem, Bui Xuan Phai and others, and until today, these are the most beautiful pages of the national revolutionary art. … [Read more...]

Artists and Revolution

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By Luong Xuan Doan 'Party Admission in the Dien Bien Phu Trench,' lacquer painting by Nguyen Sang. The first beautiful pages of Vietnam's modern fine arts were first written by artists To Ngoc Van, Tran Van Can, Nguyen Phan Chanh and Nguyen Do Cung and later by artists Nguyen Sang, Nguyen Tu Nghiem, Bui Xuan Phai and others, and until today, these are the most beautiful pages of the national revolutionary art. At first these artists lived with their emotion, feeling all that in the past so … [Read more...]