Exhibitions highlight national sea and islands

The exhibition themed "Firmly safeguarding national sea and islands". Photo: qdnd.vn

PANO - Exhibits featuring national sea and islands are on display in some museums in Hanoi capital city and Nghe An province. On July 22nd, the Ho Chi Minh Museum, the Vietnam Military History Museum and the National Boundary Committee opened in Hanoi an exhibition, themed "President Ho Chi Minh with Vietnam's sea and islands", introducing nearly 200 maps, graphs, photos, documents and objects with a focus on Vietnam's sovereignty over its sea and islands in the history, President Ho Chi Minh … [Read more...]

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Exhibition “Firmly Defending National Seas and Islands” opens in Hanoi

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(Cinet)- An exhibition entitled "Firmly Defending National Seas and Islands opened at the Viet Nam Fine Arts Museum, 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Ha Noi, on July 22. … [Read more...]

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Exhibition showcases the life of navy personnel, fishermen An exhibition of art works in different genres, depicting Vietnamese navy personnel and their life on the sea and islands, was inaugurated this morning in Ha Noi. … [Read more...]

Art portrays life in the navy

An exhibition of art works in different genres, depicting Vietnamese navy personnel and their life on the sea and islands, was inaugurated on July 21 in Hanoi. Titled "Firmly Defending National Seas and Islands", the exhibition comprises 55 paintings, graphic works and sculptures by artists of various generations from the Vietnam University of Fine Arts, formerly known as the Indochina College of Fine Arts. "Culture and art are also battles in which the artists are soldiers. Their works - … [Read more...]

Hanoi and Armenia to promote cooperation and development

Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia gifted Hanoi People's Committee Chairman paintings expressing friendship

The Hanoitimes - On the afternoon of July 22, Hanoi People's Committee Chairman Nguyen The Thao has received Ms. Raisa Vardanya - Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia in Vietnam. Chairman of Hanoi People's Committee Nguyen The Thao welcomed the Republic of Armenia to open embassy in Vietnam, creating conditions to promote cooperation between the two countries in the near future. Reviewing the traditional relationship of the two countries, City Chairman affirmed Vietnam always attaches … [Read more...]

National Ca tru Singing Festival 2014

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(TITC) - According to Decision No.1564/QD-BVHTTDL dated 27 May 2014 of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MOCST), National Ca tru Singing Festival 2014 will be held in August 2014 in Ha Noi by Viet Nam National Academy of Music in cooperation with concerned organizations. … [Read more...]

Exhibition titled ” Safeguarding Vietnamese islands” opens in Hanoi

The art work expresses the braveness and determination of naval soldiers to protect Vietnamese sovereignty

The Hanoitimes - A collection of 55 lacquer, oil and silk paintings and sculptures are being showcased by the Indochina College of Fine Arts at an exhibition on Vietnam's sovereignty over sea and islands which opened in Hanoi on July 22. Speaking at the opening ceremony, sculptor Phan Van Tien, Director of Vietnam Fine Arts Museum said the event aims to highlight the nation's pride, patriotism, and the spirit of independence and self-reliance of each citizen, and call on support from … [Read more...]

Culture Vulture (23-07-2014)

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Ghulam Sarwar Yousof is one of Malaysia's most distinguished scholars and one of the world's leading specialists in traditional Southeast Asian theatre. He is author of the book The Heritage of ASEAN Puppetry, which was published some time ago but was only made available at the recent 6th Meeting of the ASEAN Puppetry Association (APA) at the Viet Nam Puppetry Theatre. Ghulam spoke to Culture Vulture about writing the book. How did you come up with the idea for the book? … [Read more...]

National symphony orchestra to debut in the Central Highlands

Angelic tunes: Cello artist Tran Thi Mo will perform in the concert co-organised by the Viet Nam National Symphony and Orchestra and Toyota Motors Viet Nam. - File Photo

HA NOI (VNS) - The Viet Nam National Symphony and Orchestra (VNSO) will bring classical music to the Central Highlands' Dak Lak Province for the first time as part of Toyota Concert Tour 2014. … [Read more...]

Contemporary art by Japanese and Vietnamese artists on show at museum

Visitors at the exhibition 'Japan-Vietnam Contemporary Art Exhibition 6+1' at HCMC Fine Arts Museum - Photo: My Tran

My Tran The Japan-Vietnam Contemporary Art Exhibition 6+1 exhibition, which is expected to bolster cultural exchanges between the two countries, brings a new perspective on contemporary art of Japan and Vietnamese oil paintings of the 1970s. Vietnamese visitors may be amazed by different styles and materials used by the visiting Japanese artists. … [Read more...]