Press photos and power of moments

Press photos and power of moments

NDO - One of the strengths of photography is capturing life’s moments and “the decisive moment" as termed by the famous French photographer Henri Cartier Bresson. (12 hours ago)


Books on Vietnamese green architecture published in US

  Jun 16, 2021 11:59:13
NDO/VNA – The two books entitled “Bamboo Architecture” and “Green Architecture” by the VTN Architects company (Vo Trong Nghia Architects) have been published in the US by OREO Editions. 

Photo contest for foreigners in Vietnam kicks off

  Jun 16, 2021 05:57:11
NDO/VNA - A photo contest running with the theme of “Vietnam through the lens of foreign photographers” has been launched by the Department of Fine Arts, Photography and Exhibition under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. 

Ho Chi Minh Cultural Space creates foundation for sustainable development

  Jun 15, 2021 16:56:43
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) has always tried to enhance socio-cultural development in sync with economic development, notably building a cultural environment of profound humanity and forming the Ho Chi Minh Cultural Space to create a foundation for its sustainable development. 

Bui Xuan Phai’s paintings to be auctioned in Singapore

  Jun 15, 2021 10:38:35
NDO/VNA – Three paintings of late Vietnamese painter Bui Xuan Phai will go under the hammer at the “Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art” session of Singaporean auctioneer Larasati on June 17. 

Online book exhibition and fair encourages reading culture

  Jun 14, 2021 17:10:09
NDO – An online book exhibition and fair in celebration of the 110th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s departure to find a way to save the country via the website not only highlights Uncle Ho’s life and career and the country’s revolutionary achievements during its renewal, development and international integration process but also features numerous activities which have contributed to national reading culture. 

New mechanism needed to mobilise social resources for cultural development

  Jun 14, 2021 12:28:26
NDO – Culture and art is a specific field, so it needs to be treated with appropriate measures and policies. Therefore, in the coming time, State management agencies, professional associations, and cultural and art organisations need to propose appropriate mechanisms and policies to attract and call for more social resources to serve the development of Vietnamese culture and people. 

Hoi An to educate primary school kids on heritage

  Jun 13, 2021 11:31:12
NDO/VNA - A 150-page heritage education document set will be included in the curriculum for students at primary schools in Hoi An city of the central province of Quang Nam from the 2021-22 academic year. 

Music video encourages people and frontline forces in fight against COVID-19

  Jun 12, 2021 17:08:00
NDO – A community music video entitled “Vietnam’s Power” will be introduced to the public at the programme “Viec tu te” (Kindness), to be broadcast on Vietnam Television on June 12, aiming to encourage people and frontline forces during the fourth COVID-19 outbreak in the country. 

Meritorious Artist Anh Tuyet: I want to bring love into the plays

  Jun 12, 2021 12:06:28
NDO – Following the success of the opera “Trai hoa vang” (Yellow Flower Camp), Meritorious Artist Anh Tuyet continued her journey with the play “Bay chim thien nga” (The Swans). 

Researcher Dang Trong Ho: Preservation must be integrated with promoting traditional culture

  Jun 11, 2021 17:21:56
NDO – Having a great passion and profound understanding of the traditional culture of ethnic groups in the Central Highlands region, researcher Dang Trong Ho is one of only a few researchers to be selected for the building of a curriculum on teaching the K’Ho and Ma ethnic languages to public servants working in Lam Dong province. Over previous years, he has also authored many valuable research publications on the topic. 

Bringing artwork into digital space

  Jun 11, 2021 15:28:41
NDO - In order to meet the increasingly diverse needs of the public and contribute to exploiting the potential of various art forms, a group of artists, cultural experts and technology engineers have collaborated to implement the project "Sky Gate" which provides a platform to confirm and transfer the digital ownership of artwork. After the launch ceremonies in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, the project received the attention and cooperation of many artists and art lovers. 

Dossier completed for national treasure to seek documentary heritage recognition

  Jun 11, 2021 11:08:08
NDO/VNA – The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre has completed the compilation of a dossier for the national treasure of “Cuu dinh” (Nine Dynastic Urns) to seek recognition as a world documentary heritage, said Dr Le Thi An Hoa from the centre. 

Vietnamese filmmakers to compete at Lorcano Film Festival

  Jun 11, 2021 06:48:36
NDO/VNA – Three young Vietnamese filmmakers will compete at the 74th edition of the Lorcano Film Festival slated for August 4-14. 

Exhibition introduces traditional celebration of Doan Ngo Festival

  Jun 10, 2021 17:31:07
NDO – An online exhibition entitled ‘Doan Ngo Festival in the past and at present’ opened at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi on June 10.