Among the three Vietnamese artists featured at the exhibition, fashion designer Thao Vu has elevated traditional fabric making to contemporary couture. Multidisciplinary designer Giang Nguyen has trawled through past decades to unearth patterns, fonts and colors. Meanwhile, visual artist Le Thanh Tung has inserted the symbolism of yesteryear into multimedia genres. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s contemporary art displayed at London Design Biennale
Vietnam plastic exhibition
At Lam Son Park, 280 photographs and maps with the theme “Celebrate the spring, celebrate the glorious Party” were on display, showcasing the Party’s great achievements in the nation’s revolution and the past 83 years. … [Read more...] about Vietnam Communist Party’s founding anniversary marked
For Da Nang, hosting APEC added more credibility to the city’s ability to hold major international events and its reputation as a competent and efficiently run alternative to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City for economic and social events. For the most part, I was impressed. The airport coped well enough, there were no major embarrassments and the overall atmosphere was positive. … [Read more...] about APEC and Damrey in Vietnam: Whew! It’s over!
This week-long exhibition is an opportunity for architects, painters, artists and people, who love Bat Trang Pottery Village, to know more about this village and contribute to make Dinh Wharf, the gateway to Bat Trang Village on the Red river, more beautiful. … [Read more...] about “Bat Trang – my village’s river wharf” photo exhibition to open
On An Binh Island, visitors can enjoy a peaceful feeling on a white sand beach and crystal clear water. Surrounding the island are black rock cliffs of a million-year-old volcano. This is an attractive place for couples to explore the poetic and romantic beauty of the sea. In addition, visitors can also dive to see corals. With only VND 80,000, they can hire a coracle (small round boat) to see the magnificent and colorful coral reefs at sea. … [Read more...] about Be (Small) Island – Vietnam’s Maldives