French artist to open exhibition of cartoons in Hanoi

VietNamNet Bridge - French artist Gerald Gorridge will come back to Ha Noi in November with a new exhibition of cartoons featuring portraits of Vietnamese and French people. Manh Song (Pieces of Lives) is the fruit of collaboration between five Vietnamese and French artists. After Ha Noi, the exhibition will move to the Angouleme International Comics Festival in January 2014. Gorridge works at the Casterman Editions and has been teaching the art of drawing cartoons at the L'Ecole Superieure de … [Read more...]

Ho Chi Minh museum in Hue

Ho Chi Minh museum is arranged in a two-storey building on Le Loi Street looking over 8the lovely Perfume River. Many exhibits and pictures about the life and revolutionary activities of President Ho Chi Minh are displayed here, especially introduce the ten years He lived in Hue. A visit to Ho Chi Minh museum will help tourists to understand more about the life and 88the career of President Ho Chi Minh, the venerable leader of Vietnam, to understand more about the unlimited esteem of the people … [Read more...]

The Indochina Arts Partnership

The Indochina Arts Partnership conducts programs of cultural development and artistic exchange between the United Statesand the countries of Southeast Asia, with a primary focus on Vietnam. Founded in 1988, to foster cultural understanding through shared art, the Non-profit IAP has produced two widely traveled exhibitions of modern work by Vietnamese and American artists, with a third in the making. In addition, the Partnership has sponsored residencies in America for more than fifty Vietnamese … [Read more...]