EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 20-31 (daily updated)

Documentary Film Screening "The Last Journey of Madame Phung" in Hanoi and HCMC Hanoi: 29 - 31 Dec 2014 and 02 - 03 Jan 2015 L'Espace 24 Trang Tien HCMC: 22 - 28 Dec2014 IDECAF 28 Le Thanh Ton, Dist 1, HCMC You are invited to the documentary film screening "The Last Journey of Madame Phung" in Hanoi and HCMC. Read more about the film on Hanoi Grapevine: Documentary on … [Read more...]

EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 20-30 (daily updated)

Exhibition "The Chorus of the City" Opening: Tue 23 Dec 2014, 5 pm Exhibition: 23 Dec 2014 - 03 Jan 2015 New Space Arts Foundation, Hue 2nd Floor, 15 Le Loi Street, Hue City Christmas Music Night "Winter Wonderland" Mon 22 Dec 2014, 8 - 11.30 pm Barbetta - The Center No 2 Ngo Huyen, Hoan Kiem Dist, Hanoi Enjoy your Christmas music night "Winter Wonderland" with many … [Read more...]

Local art smashes auction record

The Hanoitimes - ​Days after noted Vietnamese artist Le Pho's View from the Hilltop set a new auction record, art collector Nguyen Minh still has a lingering feeling of regret. Minh couldn't match the final bid of US$840,000 during the November 22 auction at Christie's International in Hong Kong. However, he felt proud to see an artwork by a Vietnamese painter sell for such a … [Read more...]

Antiques and paintings displayed in Hanoi

The Hanoitimes The collection features more than 300 exhibits made from various materials, many of which are being presented to the public for the first time. They cover the national development process from the ancient to the modern era, including typical artifacts from each historical period. Items on display include precious artifacts, including incense burners in a crown … [Read more...]

Art & Entertainment News 16/9

Game show capitalises on mixed marriages in Viet Nam HCM City Television is working with the MayQ Media to launch a new singing TV game show targeting Vietnamese and foreign husbands and wives living in Viet Nam. Vo Chong Minh Hat (Husband and Wife Sing Together), which will start next month, is expected to help the couples keep their love in marriage through the passion of … [Read more...]

New book on Sai Gon – Gia Dinh fine arts introduced

(Cinet)- On September 10, a painter and teacher of fine art, Uyen Huy, published a research book featuring urban fine art found in Sai Gon -formerly Gia Dinh province - from 1900 to 1975. Artist name is Uyen Huy. Real name is Huynh Van Muoi. He has many paintings displayed at The Fine Arts Museum of Ho Chi Minh City and multiple paintings on personal collection in Vietnam and … [Read more...]

New book on Sai Gon – Gia Dinh fine arts published

HCM CITY (VNS) - Painter and teacher of fine art, Uyen Huy, just published a research book featuring urban fine art found in Sai Gon -formerly Gia Dinh province - from 1900 to 1975. The 650-page book, uses a wealth of valuable information and visuals to explore the influence of ancient cultures on the southern city. The most remarkable turning point in the development of the … [Read more...]

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

(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. The exhibition comprises 55 paintings, graphic works and sculptures by artists of various generations from the Viet Nam University of Fine Arts, formerly known as the Indochina College of Fine Arts. Speaking at the … [Read more...]

Art & Entertainment News 23/7

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. Titled Firmly Defending National Seas and Islands, the exhibition comprises 55 paintings, graphic works and sculptures by artists of various generations … [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 … [Read more...]