“Four Masters” of Vietnamese modern art and 34 objects with historical and artistic value have just been recognized as the national treasures.
Accordingly, the recognized works include Hai thieu nu va em be (Two girls and a child) by To Ngoc Van, Em Thuy (Little sister Thuy) by Tran Van Can, Ket nap Dang o Dien Bien Phu (Joining the Communist Party at Dien Bien Phu) by Nguyen Sang, and Vuon xuan Trung Nam Bac (Spring Garden in the Central, South and North) by Nguyen Gia Tri.
- Culture Vulture (29-03-2007)
Culture Vulture (29-03-2007) Jean Cote's artistic journey has taken him from Canada to Europe as well as Viet Nam, where he has held six exhibitions since 2001. The Canadian painter-sculptor's most recent exhibit was held at the Viet Nam Museum of Fine Arts last week. Called Hoa Binh-Peace-Paix, it includes 50 sculptures... [Read more]
- Painting exhibition of famous record-maker sculptor
VietNamNet Bridge - Le Dinh Quy is a renowned sculptor in Vietnam who is best known as the creator of many large-scaled monuments. He is also an outstanding painter. Over 70 artworks by Quy are now on display at the Exhibition House at 29 Hang Bai Street, Hanoi. The exhibition... [Read more]
- Saigon youth seek outlet in art, new venues
Many youths living, studying, or working in Ho Chi Minh City are going to local art venues to fulfill their need for art and community. Although they are called "battles," the competitions are not fierce among the contestants, as they compete only for fun. Ngoc Anh and Bao Quyen, two... [Read more]
- Exhibition on Dien Bien Phu victory to be held
The Hanoitimes - On the occasion of 39-year Liberation Day of the South and the 60-year Dien Bien Phu victory, an exhibition displaying thousands of historic works on Dien Bien Phu victory will take place on April 29 at Vietnam Fine Arts museum. The exhibition unites 10 artists from Fine Art... [Read more]
- Press Release: Opening exhibition entitled "The placards in the resistance war against French colonialists in 1946-1954"
On 6-5-2014, at 25 Tong Dan street, Hanoi, VNMH will open a temporary exhibition to exhibit the propaganda posters in the resistance war against French colonialists in 1946-1954. In the fine arts of Vietnam, the propaganda posters are young fine arts but grow quickly to meet the revolutionary tasks. Together with... [Read more]
- Myriad activities highlight Dien Bien Phu victory
A wide range of activities have been held across the country to mark the 60th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7, 1954) which helped end the French colonial rule in Vietnam. Twenty-two teams from both home and abroad are expected to take part in a national cycling... [Read more]
- Art & Entertainment News Headlines 13/4
Tu represents Vietnam at Asia Fashion contest finale Nguyen Hoang Tu is one of the 12 finalists in the regional Asian fashion design contest - Audi Star Creation (ASC), judges have unveiled. The contest attracted 418 entries of contestants from 14 countries and territories in Asia. At the final round, 12 contestants... [Read more]
- Artworks and documents about Dien Bien Phu exhibited in Hanoi
The exhibtion about documents about Dien Bien Phu campaign opens in Hanoi (Photo: qdnd.vn) As many of 92 lacquer, oil and silk paintings and sculptures by 82 Vietnamese artists and artisans are on display at an exhibition which that opened in Hanoi on April 10 to mark the 60th anniversary... [Read more]
- Fine art exhibition to celebrate 60th anniversary Dien Bien Phu Victory"
(Cinet)- Nearly 92 works from 82 Vietnamese artists and artisans are on display at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on April 10 marking 60th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory. The exhibition features the works of craftsman who had participated in the resistance war against French colonialism and Dien Bien... [Read more]
- Artist To Ngoc Van - teacher of the revolutionary fine arts
(Cinet)- Not only a talented painter, To Ngoc Van was also an outstanding lecturer and a respectable teacher of the first generation of painters in the revolutionary fine arts. To Ngoc Van was bornHanoi, This painter studied for five years at the Indochina Fine Arts College (1922-1931), To Ngoc Van was... [Read more]