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Exhibition on COVID-19 to open in Da Nang next week

A collection of 120 paintings and photos on the fights against COVID-19 will be displayed at an exhibition at the Fine Arts Museum in the central city of Da Nang on October 19-25.

The museum said the exhibition includes works from 106 painters and photographers from 11 cities and provinces, featuring activities and efforts by local people and doctors in the fight against COVID-19.

The exhibition, entitled: Da Nang – on the frontline against COVID-19, will also include 25 paintings by 16 children, according to the event’s organising board.

In August, a collection of sketches of doctors and nurses in Da Nang was created by college students.

According to the organising board, two first prizes, four runner-up awards with six third prizes will be presented for artists at the exhibition. Selected paintings and photos will also receive 10 encouragement prizes from the exhibition./