Bui Xuan Phai in his son’s eyes – Part I

The letter in wardrobe In fact, I was almost his adviser and assistant in most of problems that he found it difficult to solve. When talking to each other he used to call me "buddy", and my mother, for she found this way unreasonable, interfered: "Why do you call him buddy? You've made father-and-son talking the way of friends taking". There is a memory with father that I could never forget. At that time, I was just seventeen. My eyes started facing with problems. I needed short-sighted glasses … [Read more...]

Dinh Quan – Lacquer Paintings

at Thavibu Gallery. It features works from 1994 to 2004, English text, hard cover, 26 x 26 cm, 72 pages, including 44 colour plates It also includes a DVD/VCD showing Dinh Quan at work Published by Thavibu Gallery, 2004, ISBN 974920662CONTENT Foreword The Colour of Light by Shireen Naziree A Third Generation Lacquer Artist by Jasdeep Sandhu Self-salvation by Thai Ba Van Our Mind by Luong Xuan Doan Dinh Quan's Lacquer Art by Bang Sy TrucVietnamese Lacquer Art Plates … [Read more...]