HA NỘI (VNS) — Twenty paintings by Nguyễn Thế Hung are on display

Đa Diện (Polyhedra) in Ha Nội, featuring bright colours and sprouts that represent life. The semi-abstract paintings are incomplete and have been selected from three collections, entitled Ngay Rỗi (Lazy Days), Va Hoa Da Mua Xuong (And the Flowers Fell from the Sky) and Nhung Bong Hoa Nho (Little Flowers), done by Hung about ten years ago. The paintings from Little Flowers show the artist's search for the beginnings of life and love of mankind, while And the Flowers Fell from the Sky's … [Read more...]

Event: Exhibition “Little Flowers”

You are invited to "Little Flowers", a solo exhibition of mixed media paintings on Dó paper by Hanoi-based artist Nguyen The Hung. Hung's latest collection owes its title to the artist's first solo exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City in 2011, And Flowers Showered. Little Flowers, like the artist's earlier collection, is inspired by Osho's discourses on Zen Buddhism, but while the previous collection left large empty spaces in which floating sal or shala flowers showered from the sky, the newest … [Read more...]

Exhibition “See you”

Opening: Sat 30 Aug 2014, 6 pm Exhibition: 31 Aug - 30 Sep 2014 Cuci Fine Art 22a Hai Ba Trung, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi Opening hours: 9 am - 6 pm, from Tuesday to Sunday You are invited to the group exhibition titled "See you" by 8 finalists in Talent prize 2010. Participating artists: Le Tran Tuan Anh, Nguyen Xuan Hoang, Nguyen The Hung, Nguyen Hong Phuong, Luong Trung, Pham Tuan Tu, Dao Anh Viet. Source: VietNamNet Bridge The reunion must be surprising. After 4 years, how have the artists … [Read more...]

Local galleries sound out chances abroad

VietNamNet Bridge – More local art galleries are these days cannoning their attention to international markets, especially via international art fairs, expecting to boost sales to foreign art collectors at a time when the appetite at home is no longer strong. Visitors inspect paintings at Craig Thomas Gallery In fact, local galleries have for many years introduced local artworks abroad but the practice is ever more boisterous these days. Annually, there are dozens of … [Read more...]

Local galleries sound out chances abroad

VietNamNet Bridge - More local art galleries are these days cannoning their attention to international markets, especially via international art fairs, expecting to boost sales to foreign art collectors at a time when the appetite at home is no longer strong.Visitors inspect paintings at Craig Thomas Gallery In fact, local galleries have for many years introduced local artworks abroad but the practice is ever more boisterous these days. Annually, there are dozens of international art fairs like … [Read more...]

City gallery celebrates 5th year with group exhibition

Bright and beautiful: Lieu Nguyen's acrylic on canvas Hoa Dao 2 (Peach Blossom 2) on show at the Coming of Age group exhibition that celebrates the fifth anniversary of the founding of the Craig Thomas Gallery in HCM City.

A group exhibition featuring works by 14 Vietnamese artists will has opened yesterday to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the founding of the Craig Thomas Gallery. HCM CITY (VNS) — The Coming of Age exhibition is an eclectic mix of painting, sculpture and installation works realised especially for the occasion. The artists on show include those who have been with the gallery since it opened, Lieu Nguyen, Lim Khim Ka Ty, Tran Quoc Tuan, and Bui Tien Tuan, and those who joined later like Pham … [Read more...]

Event: Exhibition “Please handle with care”

Exhibition "Please, handle with care" Date: 21 Mar to 11 April Time : 12:00 - 18:00 Tuesdays through Sundays and by appointment Venue: Craig Thomas Gallery - 27i Tran Nhat Duat St., District 1, Ho Chi Minh City Craig Thomas Gallery is preparing the presentation of a solo exhibition of new works by Hanoi-based artist Nguyen The Hung titled Please, Handle With Care!. The opening of the exhibition will be on 21 March 2013 from 6-8pm at CTG's District 1 gallery space. Please, Handle With … [Read more...]

Exhibition “And Flowers Showered”

Exhibition: 10 Jun - 08 Jul 2011 Art Vietnam, 7 Nguyen Khac Nhu, Hanoi You are invited to the exhibition "And Flowers Showered" of artist Nguyen The Hung. In this romantic outpouring of emotion, artist Nguyen The Hung uses the images of flowers, real, imagined, or newspaper composites of life cut into flower shapes, as a metaphor for the passion contained in all mankind. As the artist states: "My idea is to paint flowers flying the air, falling like rain from pregnant clouds or sentiment from … [Read more...]