Youth arts fest honours ‘Earth’

A video-installation titled Green Earth has won first prize for artist Le Tran Hau Anh at the Viet Nam National Youth Fine Arts Festival. Anh received the prize yesterday at Ha Noi’s Viet Nam Centre of Culture and Fine Arts. The installation involved screening his video on a sphere hanging in a black room. The sphere and the room are covered with blue paper surrounded by stars which represent the sky and the earth. Two windows in the room allow viewers to see vivid scenes in the sphere … [Read more...]

Layers of Meaning

Nguyen Quang Huy in an opening ceremony

From Asian Art News 2005 By Bradford Edwards Last year, the 22-year-old Singaporean actor and director who had a great passion for Xuan Phai's paintings wanted to bring the artistic life of painter Xuan Phai on stage. So Benny Lim met the late painter's son Bui Thanh Phuong to ask for permission to stage a monologue play about his father. The play in which Benny Lim acted as Bui Xuan Phai and together with four supporting artists featured extracts of cheo (popular opera), the art that … [Read more...]

Video art workshop with Rotraut Pape and Gerard Couty

info@hanoi.goethe.org LOST MEDIA - Video art with Rotraut Pape and Gerard Couty

Please submit your application with CV and filmography, and links to samples of work, e.g. on YouTube by 09 Sept 2011 [email protected][Read more...]