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Life from fingerprints

“Life” from fingerprints

05/04/2018 15:05 GMT+7

Using 10,000 of her friends' fingerprints, artist Vu Bach Lien examines her own life in a solo exhibition entitled “Life” at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum in Hanoi.

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Making wooden bells a unique craft in Hue

Making wooden bells, a unique craft in Hue

22/03/2018 10:49 GMT+7

In spite of the noise made by a heavy rain falling on iron roofs one can hear the pounding of chisels in a deserted village in Thuy Xuan ward, Hue, where wooden bells are made. Making wooden bells in this village in Than Kinh, which is another name of the former imperial city of Hue, is a unique craft.

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Carved wood pictures show Vietnamese identity

Carved wood pictures show Vietnamese identity

15/03/2018 10:43 GMT+7

Trinh Tuan Anh and his artisans at the Vietnamese Identity Workshop make wood pictures carved with precise details with a desire to create high-grade products imbued with Vietnamese identity.
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Creative Gara – a workshop for young creative carpenters

Creative Gara – a workshop for young creative carpenters

09/03/2018 15:15 GMT+7

Located on Hoang Cau street, Hanoi, Creative Gara is a carpentry workshop exclusively for children, where young carpenters can make toys on their own without any interference from teachers.
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Movie stars paintings show a dreamy Northwest

Movie star’s paintings show a dreamy Northwest

16/02/2018 09:22 GMT+7

If acting has brought fame to Tra Giang, one of the country’s first and leading movie actresses, painting has given her peace in life. Her journey from cinema to painting is a story connecting metres of films with brush strokes in the life ofthis talented woman.
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Xuan Thi emotions of spring

Xuan Thi, emotions of spring

05/02/2018 15:19 GMT+7

More than 60 lacquer paintings, canvas paintings, and water colour paintings focusing on the theme of spring created by six overseas artists are being displayed at the exhibition Xuan Thi 2 (Spring Time 2) at the Ho Chi Minh City Museum of Fine Arts. The paintings express the artists' unique feelings for spring in Vietnam.
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Concert honors pianist Thai Thi Lien

Concert honors pianist Thai Thi Lien

14/12/2017 10:57 GMT+7

Vietnamese pianist Thai Thi Lien returned to the stage at the age of one hundred years, presenting emotional melodies to generations of her students and piano lovers in a special concert held by the Vietnam National Academy of Music.
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Tipsy Art – a space of creativity for amateur painters

Tipsy Art – a space of creativity for amateur painters

08/12/2017 10:15 GMT+7

Regularly held every weekend with different themes, Tipsy Art's painting class has increasingly gained support and praise in the two biggest cities of Vietnam: Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
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