Hue Festival to open in April


As many as 23 art troupes from 12 countries around the world have registered to participate in the Hue Festival, scheduled to take place April 7-15, 2012. … [Read more...]

Hue’s sparkling heritage captured by French artist

A French artist, Gerald Gorridge, has unveiled more than 80 paintings of the former imperial city of Hue in his home city of Paris. His paintings depict views of the ancient capital of Hue from the famous Huong (Perfume) river, as well as night views of the poetic city and the glittering lights of Trang Tien bridge, and the simple daily lives of local residents. Gorridge, a lecturer at the L'Ecole Superieure de L'Image d'Angouleme, is currently engaged in a project, sponsored by the French … [Read more...]