folk paintings
Craft village tourism festival marks Hanoi Liberation Day

20:04 08/10/2014

The annual Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival will be held at Quan Ngua Sports Palace from October 9 to 12, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi's Liberation Day.

Hanoi Craft Village Festival ready to kick off

14:14 06/10/2014

Over 366 pavilions will showcase a wide variety of wares at this year's four-day 2014 Hanoi Traditional Craft Village Festival set to get underway at the Quan Ngua Sports Palace on October 9.

Photo: 'Votive workshop' operates at full capacity on the day of wandering souls

08:36 08/08/2014

Song Ho commune in Thuan Thanh district of Bac Ninh province is the largest votive product production base in the country.

Vietnam culture festival attracts Taiwanese students

11:48 06/05/2014

The Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) at the Taiwan National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) celebrated a cultural festival on May 3-4, attracting crowds of Taiwanese students.

A 'Living Treasure' in Dong Ho Painting Village

14:03 23/02/2014

Old artisan Nguyen Huu Sam in the village, which specializes in making Dong Ho folk paintings in Dong Ho Village, Song Ho Commune, Thuan Thanh District, Bac Ninh Province is considered a “living treasure” of the village.

Prague exhibition celebrates Vietnamese folk art

09:12 08/02/2014

An exhibition opened on February 7 in Prague to introduce traditional Vietnamese art to culture vultures in the Czech Republic.

Tet – a summary of the biggest traditional holiday in Vietnam

16:28 29/01/2014

The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) is the biggest and oldest festival in Vietnam, bringing its people together to celebrate the sacred and meaningful annual event.

Exhibition highlights history of folk paintings

13:02 28/01/2014

An ongoing exhibition focuses on the origin and history of the two famous genres of Vietnamese folk paintings, Dong Ho and Hang Trong.

House of Heritage celebrates folk painting

17:45 24/01/2014

Hanoi's House of Heritage is celebrating the famous Dong Ho and Hang Trong folk painting styles as part of Lunar New Year (Tet) festivities.

Vietnamese folk paintings in French people's eyes

09:27 16/01/2014

The French Development Agency (AFD) and the French Academy of the Far East (EFEO) are introducing the Vietnamese folk paintings - triptych in Hanoi from January 13 to February 28.


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