Expat artist to exhibit Vietnamese-inspired artworks

The lacquer painting Shades of Variegation by Heather McClellan.

VietNamNet Bridge – American expat artist Heather McClellan will present her Vietnamese-inspired lacquer artworks at the Flex exhibition, which will open in Ha Noi from Friday, April 17. A graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art – one of the leading art and design schools in the United States – in graphics and illustration, McClellan has continuously explored new techniques and learned new crafts. … [Read more...]

Event: Exhibition “Ambiguity | Affitta” by Artist Pham Tuan Tu


ACCAviet cordially presents a piece of solo exhibition of painter Pham Tuan Tu named "Ambiguity | Affitta| Affitta". … [Read more...]

An Introduction About Vietnam Lacquer Painting

Painting by artist Nguyen Gia Tri

Not everybody can come into contact with the sap of this tree because it could easily result in swelling and an itching rash, particularly on the face. Such a phenomenon is popularly known as "lacquer corrosion". This will last for several weeks. If, by a stroke of bad luck, someone is attacked by this "invisible" force of lacquer resin, the only way out is … to scratch. However, you will feel a bit of relief if you crumble fresh carambola leaves and rub them on the itchy skin. Lacquer … [Read more...]

Beautiful nature in the paintings of five artists

VietNamNet Bridge - The simple and beautiful sceneries are brought to a group painting exhibition named "Colors of Nature", held at the Nguyen Art Gallery, 31A Van Mieu, Hanoi by young painters.  Trinh Lien’s “Countryside Afternoon”. Despite the drizzling rain and cold weather, the Nguyen Art Gallery was packed by visitors who came to participate in the opening ceremony of the exhibition “Colors of Nature”. The authors of the exhibition are a group of five artists: Duy … [Read more...]

Event : Exhibition “Frontier Area” by Mai Huy Dzung

Opening: Sat 17 Nov, 5 pm Exhibition: 17 – 25 Nov 2012 Nguyen Art Gallery No 31 Van Mieu road, Hanoi Come to the “FRONTIER AREA” painting exhibition by the painter Mai Huy Dzung. The artist said “I am a giddy person. When I feel tired of the whirl of modern life, I take my backpack to escape away, sometimes with friends, sometimes by myself. It is not too difficult to imagine how the mountains in Northern area enchanted me, from the harsh but spectacular nature to simple but warm-hearted … [Read more...]

Nguyen Art Gallery

Opened by an artistically experienced graduate from the Industrial Fine Art School and Hanoi Fine Art University, Nguyen Art has quickly become a most favoured place for well- recognized and up -coming artists and a select address for art collectors. Because Nguyen Art keeps on searching for and reaching out to young artists of great potentials. Located at the very heart of Hanoi, just 500 meters from the Cathedral, Nguyen Art offers you both a distinctive perspective of Vietnam's artful life … [Read more...]