General Vo Nguyen Giap in paintings

VietNamNet Bridge - The national hero is gentle, majestic, but close and idyllic under the talented brush of professional and amateur artists. Those who love General Vo Nguyen Giap expressed their grief by drawing the famous general. Here are the paintings by artist Hoang Thao, students Le Cong Huy Quoc and Thang Kyo. The sketch by pencil of the student from the Da Nang Architecture College - Le Cong Quoc Huy,18. Huy drew this painting on October 5. The painting of General Vo Nguyen … [Read more...]

Artist shows respect for General Vo Nguyen Giap in unique way

VietnamNet - Like other Vietnamese people, Nguyen Minh, a painter in Bien Hoa city, the southern province of Dong Nai, has expressed his love and respect for General Vo Nguyen Giap in his own way. After spending years collecting 8,800 photos of the revered General, Minh put them together into General Giap’s portrait, measuring 1.2 metres wide and 1.6 metres long. “I have nurtured the dream of making a large portrait of the General for a long time. The portrait was finally completed … [Read more...]

VNA exhibits General Giap’s life and career images

Nguyen Phuong Mai couldn't take her eyes off a black and white portrait of General Vo Nguyen Giap in a green soldier's hat. "I feel so close, warm and moved," the native Hanoian said. "It really touches my heart. Later today, I will take my 10-year-old son here so he can understand more about the General." The portrait is among 50 photos depicting the life and career of the legendary General Giap that are on display in front of the Viet Nam News Agency (VNA) headquarters at 5 Ly Thuong … [Read more...]