Dining in a small antique museum

Antiques are on display at the lobby of Si Restaurant

Kieu Giang The restaurant with its humble façade in glass is nestled in a quite and small street of Ngo Van Nam near Le Thanh Ton Street. Once inside, people might be amazed to see a huge collection of antiques set up in the main entrance on the ground floor. These artifacts are arranged in some high cabinets made of glass. … [Read more...]

Hanoi tramcars in the past and the future (photo)

VietNamNet Bridge – The exhibition “Hanoi tramcars in the past and the future” by the Hanoi Digitization group opened early this week, introducing nearly 50 three-dimensional paintings of the Hanoi’s tramcars in the past. To complete these works, the group has been working for about three months. The exhibition also introduces a number of clips on the sketches of Hanoi’s metro routes in the future. Tramcars in the French colonial period, in front of the Hoan Kiem Lake Post … [Read more...]

Beautiful childhood moments through the lens of photographers

VietNamNet Bridge – 70 photos about children by 21 photographers touched the viewers in the opening of the photo exhibition titled “Childhood” in HCM City on August 18. Celebrating 15 years of operation, the Gia Dinh – HCM City photographic artist association has introduced artworks with the theme "Childhood," with 70 photos by 21 members. The exhibition opened on August 18 at the HCM City Photography Association, 122 Suong Nguyet Anh, District 1, HCM City and will close until August … [Read more...]

Event: “Massakory , a village in the sahel”

Exhibition Massakory - a village in the sahel Date: 14 Mar to 15 April Venue : 21 NORTH -49 Lang Yen Phu, Tay Ho, Hanoi Located in the Sahel between the Sahara Desert and the tropical zone, Massakory is a regional capital. This city of 20,000 inhabitants is located about 150 km north-east of N'Djamena, Chad's capital, and is the last stop before the desert. The road stops there. For 6 months in this arid region, in the heart of the African continent, Bertholon captured in photos and drawings … [Read more...]

World artists display best photos

VietNamNet Bridge – An exhibition of award-winning photos from around the world is scheduled to open today, Jan 22, at the headquarters of the HCM City Association of Photographic Artists in Suong Nguyet Anh Street. Vietnamese Tran Dinh Thuong's photo Brown Sugar. The opening ceremony will also feature prize presentations to the winners of the Gia Dinh Photo Club International Contest, which drew about 10,350 photos from 900 artists in 52 countries and territories. The 52 … [Read more...]

Photos show lives, loves of gay community

A new photo exhibition offers a closer look into the daily lives and feelings of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Vietnam who continue to suffer from discrimination. Love is universal: An image depicts a homosexual couple Show of feelings: Visitors look at the photos at an exhibition focused on the lives of gay, bisexual and transgender people. The exhibition entitled Mo-Bang-Yeu (Openness-Equality-Love) opened here yesterday gathering photos from three prior … [Read more...]

Dak Lak opens photo exhibition on the last elephants

VietNamNet Bridge - On November 23, the Dak Lak Province Museum opened the photo exhibition under the theme: "The last domestic elephants in the Central Highlands," with more than 80 photos. The exhibition introduces pictures that describe all the aspects related to domestic elephants in the Central Highlands: hunting elephants, providing health care for elephants, elephant race, elephant festivals, elephants with humans, elephants drawing ploughs in the field, elephants transporting food for … [Read more...]

3D photos of old Hanoi on display

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(VOV) - An exhibition themed “Hanoi-corner of time” will be held at 45 Trang Tien street from August 30-September 4 On display will be 100 products including 3D photos and films featuring Hanoi’s old quarter, Opera House, Dong Xuan Market and Long Bien Bridge from the late 19th century to the mid-20th century. The event, co-organized by the Hanoi Cultural Fund and Hanoi 3D Company, aims to mark the … [Read more...]

Cham photo festival opens in Da Nang

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An exhibition featuring 252 photos of Cham ethnic festivals is now being held at the Museum of Cham Sculpture in the central coastal city of Da Nang. They were taken in villages and temples in the central province of Ninh Thuan by Truong Van An, director of the province's museum. The photos depict the main festivals of Cham people, such as Yuor Yang (praying for rain), Ndam Cuh (cremation ceremony), Kate and Chabun (veneration for the gods). The exhibition will last until the end of … [Read more...]

Foreign artists to show works in Nha Trang, Hanoi

Thiery Beyne with one of his favorite works Photo: Tuoitre

Three exhibitions featuring photos and paintings by foreign artists will be showcased in Nha Trang and Hanoi this month. Thiery Beyne with one of his favorite works Photo: TuoitreTitled "Panorama of Vietnam," the photo … [Read more...]