Exhibition “The Cosmos and The Sea”

Come to "The Cosmos and The Sea" - a solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Christine Nguyen. A noted artist known for works that draw upon the imageries of science and nature, Christine Nguyen will present a collection of new and recent photo-based work ranging from intimate c-prints to ambitious mural-size work. Opening: Thu 04 Dec 2014, 6 pm (at both gallery spaces) Main gallery: 04 Dec 2014 - 10 Jan 2015 Downtown gallery: 04 Dec 2014 - 17 Jan 2015 Galerie Quynh Downtown Gallery: … [Read more...]

Event: Artist Talk by Nguyen Huy An

You are invited to an artist talk by Nguyen Huy An on the occasion of his current solo show '78 rhythms'. Nguyen Huy An will discuss the major themes in the exhibition and the experiences that have inspired his practice. Sat 01 Nov 2014, 3 pm Galerie Quynh 65 Đề Thám, District 1, HCMC Huy An's work is the manifestation of emotions and ideas on the materials of everyday life: a bundle of entangled thread tucked in the corner of two walls, dust and dirt stuck on the surface of a string of … [Read more...]

Event : Exhibition “78 rhythms” in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam -

Galerie Quynh is pleased to present 78 rhythms - a solo exhibition by Hanoi-based artist Nguyen Huy An. Known for his quiet performances of transforming the most mundane and familiar of materials into simple and poetic artworks, Nguyen Huy An is among the most innovative artists of his generation. While focusing on new and recent work, the artist's first exhibition at the gallery will also include the acclaimed work 'The Roads' (2007), presented in Ho Chi Minh City for the first time. … [Read more...]

Exhibition “P1: Palette – Space for New Palette”

Opening: Wed 08 Oct 2014, 6 pm Exhibition: 08 - 30 Oct 2014 Cuci Fine Art 2nd floor, 22a Hai Ba Trung, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi Opening hours: 9 am - 6 pm, from Tuesday to Sunday Cuci Fine Art is pleased to present the group exhibition 'P1: Palette - Space for New Palette'. The exhibition provides an opportunity for the young artists to challenge themselves with a familiar and unfamiliar subject. These are thirteen young contemporary artists who are seeking ways to enhance dialogue and exchanges … [Read more...]

Where to admire Vietnamese contemporary arts in Saigon


VietNamNet Bridge - Despite a lack of an actual paintings market, international arts expos, auctions and fine arts festivals like in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, HCMC has in recent years emerged as one of the most active art scenes in the region. However, to explore the authentic contemporary arts in Vietnam when visiting the city, tourists need to know exactly where they should go and should not be distracted by commercial souvenir and decorative painting galleries. Many … [Read more...]

Event: Exhibition Phan Quang

'‘Space / Limit’ is concerned with the social habits, expectations and desires of contemporary society. How does popular media, cultural myth and custom, or ideas of class affect the way we live our lives? Exhibition Space/ Limit by Phan Quang Date : 28 Feb to 25 April Venue : Sàn Art, 3 Mê Linh Street, Dist. Bình Thạnh Press Release Ho Chi Minh City, February 27, 2013 – Sàn Art presents ‘Space / Limit’, a solo project of Ho Chi Minh City based artist, Phan Quang. ‘Space / Limit’ is an … [Read more...]

HCMC – Exhibition “Space / Limit”

Opening: Thu 28 Feb, 6 pm Exhibition: 28 Feb – 25 Apr 2013 Sàn Art 3 Me Linh Street, District Binh Thanh, HCMC You are invited to the exhibition ’Space / Limit’, a solo exhibition by Phan Quang. ‘Space / Limit’ is an exhibition concerned with the social habits, expectations and desires of contemporary society. How does popular media, cultural myth and custom, or ideas of class affect the way we live our lives? … [Read more...]

HCMC – San Art Laboratory: Session 3 Open Call

Sàn Art Laboratory: Session 3 calls for application Deadline: 23 Jan 2013 3 Mê Linh District Bình Thạnh, HCMC Sàn Art seeks your application for ‘Sàn Art Laboratory: Session 3’! Begun in May 2012, ‘Sàn Art Laboratory’ is Vietnam’s first studio/residency program, initiated and managed by Sàn Art, in Ho Chi Minh City. It aims to provide 3 Vietnamese artists (under 35) with studio and living space for 6 months each. An additional studio and apartment is dedicated to international … [Read more...]

Event : San Art Laboratory Session 1

Aritsts Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai, Tuan Mami, Truong Cong Tung Opening 6 giờ tối 18.10.2012 / 6PM, 18 October 2012 Venue San Art, 3 Me Linh, Binh Thanh district, HCMC, Vietnam Artist Talk 16:00 PM. Saturday 20.10.2012 @ San Art After Party 8.30PM - 18.10.2012 @Saigon Outcast (online map from diadiem.com) map to Saigon Outcast from google map 188/1 Nguyen Van Huong Dist. 2 HCMC   Sàn Art presents ‘San Art Laboratory – Session One’ … [Read more...]

MoCA of the Month

Sàn Art (“sàn” meaning “platform”) is an independent, artist‐initiated contemporary art space and reading room. Though small in scale, it is currently the country’s most active non‐profit arts organization based in Ho Chi Minh City and was founded in 2007 by four Vietnamese visual artists. Sàn Art is a production house, showcase venue and meeting place. As introduction to the project follows a long statement by Sàn Art’s initiators and directors. Sàn Art, Collection Show, November … [Read more...]