Exhibition by Seven Young Artists of BaBa Group

Opening: Fri 14 Mar 2014, 5.30 pm Exhibition: 14 – 19 18 Mar 2014 Vietnam National Museum of Fine Arts 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hanoi The exhibition features 7 young artists from BaBa Art Group who graduated in the same year from Vietnam University of Fine Arts. Some of them had to do other jobs for a living and only picked up the brush again recently, the others, however, have been pursuing the trained profession ever since graduation. This is their first time exhibiting together, and they have … [Read more...]

Red Thread on show tomorrow!

Come visit Red Thread exhibition at Craig Thomas Gallery tomorrow! Back to Tuan’s art portrays ladies in red. Opening: Thu 03 Oct, 6 – 9 pm Exhibition: 03 – 23 Oct 2013 Craig Thomas Gallery 27i Tran Nhat Duat, Tan Dinh ward, Q.1, HCMC Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday 11 am to 6pm; Sundays 1 to 5 pm; and by appointment You are invited to “Red Thread”, a solo exhibition of new ink and water color paintings on do paper by Saigon-based artist Bui Tien Tuan. After nearly a decade of … [Read more...]

Four artists come together in group show

VietNamNet Bridge – Around 50 artworks by Vu Dung, Tran Hong Suong, Vo Vu Thuy Linh and Vo Cao Dinh on Monday came on display at HCMC Fine Arts Association, bringing varied tastes for visitors with different themes, styles and materials. A work by Vu Dung on display at HCMC Fine Arts Association in District 3. Dung depicts peaceful landscapes of the Vietnamese countryside with colorful trees, ladies in traditional costumes, romantic settings in rivers and immense rice fields. … [Read more...]

Women’s Museum, most attractive tourist site in Hanoi

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The Vietnamese Women’s Museum has been ranked first among 80 attractive tourism destinations in Hanoi in 2012 by the world’s largest travel website “TripAdvisor”. Illustrative image (Source: Internet)Visitors to the website ranked the museum 4.5 out of the 5 stars rating over the past 12 months, naming it the “Most Attractive Tourism Destination” in Hanoi. The Vietnamese Women’s Museum was founded in 1987 as an entity within the Vietnam Women's Union . It is a community repository of … [Read more...]

Exhibition “Venus in Vietnam”

Opening: Wed 03 Oct, 6 pm Art Conversation: Fri 05 Oct, 6.30 pm Exhibition: 04 – 14 Oct 2012, 9 am – 7 pm Goethe Institut 56-58 Nguyễn Thái Học Ba Đình, Hà Nội Installation and sculptural work by Vu Dan Tan and recent pieces by Nguyen Nghia Cuong focus on female iconography and sexuality. The exhibition compares and contrasts the works of two Hanoi artists a generation apart. This year marks the third anniversary of Vu Dan Tan’s death. In honor of this extraordinary artist, who is … [Read more...]

Exhibition “Eating and Sleeping”

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Eating and Sleeping is the name of an exhibition by Vietnamese artist Lim Khim Ka Ty that will take place at Craig Thomas gallery in Ho Chi Minh city beginning December 2. Through paintings, the artist gives an insight and artistic opinion of working people, as well as the role of women in Vietnamese society. In paintings about the working class, she portrays the hardship inherent in their lives but also shows a great compassion and empathy for their situation. Her choice stems from her deep … [Read more...]

Women, the symbol of beauty in Luong Xuan Nhi’s paintings

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Long before the general uprising in August 1945, Vietnam's fine arts circle as well the French art lovers had known Luong Xuan Nhi as a talented painter. He also resolutely fought against the French colonialists' policy of obscurantism. … [Read more...]