Clinton photo epitomises 20 years of US-VN ties

HA NOI — A photo of former President Bill Clinton shaking hands with Vietnamese people taken by Tran Viet Dung has won the first prize at a contest. An exhibition of all the excellent photos selected in the contest, entitled Viet Nam- US Relations and the US through the Lens of Vietnamese Photographers , was held in Ha Noi yesterday, drawing the participation of former President Clinton and the representatives of the Vietnamese and US governments. The photo contest … [Read more...]

Maison des Arts

Standing between the Temple of Literature and the Museum of Fine Arts, the Maison des Arts, built on the model of many art streams, appears as a new temple of arts. Established in May 2007 by Mme. Nguyen Nga, as a gift and a tribute to Vietnamese people, the Maison des Arts is an original location in Hanoi, embracing the qualities of an Art Center, a Gallery and a Museum as well. As a diffusion and awareness center for vietnamese and international arts in all their multiplicity and diversity, … [Read more...]