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Google Doodle features Vietnamese modern art icon

Google featured 20th century Vietnamese painter Bui Xuan Phai in a doodle on Sunday to mark his 99th birthday.

World records holder bubble man returns to perform in Hanoi

Canadian bubble artist Fan Yang, holder of 19 world records, will perform again in Hanoi starting Friday.

South Korean artist brings global exhibition to Hanoi

Ahn Jun Mo’s exhibition titled “Become a Butterfly” will be held at the Korean Cultural Center in Hanoi from August 21 to September 14.
August 22, 2019 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Wrong cancer diagnosis prompts right career shift

After a wrong cancer diagnosis, Vy Ngoc Tai quit his job to follow his passion. He now runs Vietnam's first business making clay models for the film industry.
April 30, 2019 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Artist uses streams of serpentine balloons, plastic to mimic exhaust gas

Serpents’ Tails, a project by an award-winning Vietnamese artist visualizing exhaust gas using serpent-like figures, opens in Saigon on April 19. 
April 06, 2019 | 08:06 am GMT+7

Vietnamese musicians test waters abroad

More and more Vietnamese artists are performing live overseas, especially in the U.S. and East and Southeast Asia.
March 12, 2019 | 01:57 pm GMT+7

LGBT troupes set Saigon stages alight with cabaret-bingo shows

A popular cultural entertainment event presented by LGBT people mocks social evils often, but it is not officially recognized.
December 21, 2018 | 11:32 am GMT+7

Not bread and butter, but it’s a piece of cake

It's not her main job, but a Saigon woman has mastered the art of making Vietnamese food inspired miniature sculptures.
November 01, 2018 | 10:01 pm GMT+7

A little Vietnamese girl blushes on a California street

A Vietnamese oil painting, Pink Lips, is brilliantly re-rendered by a street artist in California, redoubling its charm.
September 17, 2018 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit

Aretha Franklin, who won 18 Grammy Awards and had some 25 gold records, died on Thursday at the age of 76.
August 17, 2018 | 09:42 am GMT+7

Avicii, Swedish electronic dance music artist and DJ, dead at 28

No cause of death has been given so far.
April 21, 2018 | 09:01 am GMT+7

Vietnamese-born German artist questions blurred lines between fact and fiction

Sung Tieu's first solo exhibition in Hanoi seeks to explore the connection between constructed reality and deep-seated Vietnamese spirituality.
September 17, 2017 | 07:31 pm GMT+7

Ai Weiwei showcases refugee epic in Venice

When it comes to refugees, he says, journalism 'has not talked deeply about who they are and what the reason is for them being where they are.'
September 01, 2017 | 10:31 am GMT+7

Back to Vietnam: US veteran finds peace in art

Harry Tabak healed old wounds and banished ghosts of the past during his residency near Hanoi.
December 16, 2016 | 04:19 pm GMT+7

Flat Sunlight: Artist Talk with Lena Bui

An insightful exhibition of natural world.
November 17, 2016 | 12:00 am GMT+7
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