Arts collector Thu Hoa: We are proud to reconnect an interruption of once-famous Kim Hoang paintings

Arts collector Thu Hoa: We are proud to reconnect an interruption of once-famous Kim Hoang paintings

NDO – As Tet (lunar New Year) festival is approaching, those who love traditional values can easily enjoy bright-coloured Kim Hoang folk paintings and lively applications of the traditional genre of painting in contemporary life. Arts collector Nguyen Thi Thu Hoa, who is running a project on preserving Kim Hoang paintings, granted an interview with the Thoi Nay (Today) publication of Nhan Dan (The People) Newspaper to review how the project came into being. (Jan 12, 2019 12:11:27)


Thang Long citadel featured through woodblocks

  Nov 23, 2018 22:00:17
NDO/VNA - An exhibition featuring the Thang Long imperial citadel through the Nguyen dynasty’s woodblocks was held at the relic site in Hanoi on November 23 as part of activities to mark the Vietnamese Heritage Day.  

Vietnam’s treasured cultural heritages to be introduced at Thang Long citadel

  Nov 22, 2018 17:14:32
NDO – A number of Vietnam’s treasured intangible cultural heritages will be introduced to the public for free at a programme held on November 23 and 24 at Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi. 

Festival fuels hope for young and talented Ca Tru practitioners

  Nov 20, 2018 09:49:47
NDO – The curtain came down on the 2018 National Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) Festival in Ha Tinh province. The four-day festival attracted nearly 300 artists and instrumentalists from 13 cities and provinces across the country. With an increased number of young artisans, the festival has fuelled the hope for a younger and talented generation of Ca Tru practitioners. 

Exhibition to honour Vietnamese heritage

  Nov 13, 2018 17:06:47
NDO – The "Vietnamese Cultural Heritage 2018" exhibition will take place in Hanoi from November 23 to 25, as one of the cultural events to honour and promote the values of national cultural heritages of various regions, especially the Vietnamese heritages that have been recognised by UNESCO.  

Hue Imperial City’s culture to be spotlighted in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

  Nov 13, 2018 11:17:39
NDO – The charm of Hue Imperial City’s culture will be spotlighted at a programme to be held in Hanoi’s Old Quarter from November 23 to December 2. 

Exhibition features Vietnamese pagodas in eyes of French photographer

  Nov 10, 2018 12:06:10
NDO – Nearly 50 photo capturing Vietnamese pagodas through the lenses of French photographer Nicolas Cornet are on display at an exhibition that opened in Hanoi on November 9.  

Role of NGOs in safeguarding intangible cultural heritages highlighted

  Nov 09, 2018 13:04:09
NDO/VNA – The Asia-Pacific Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Non-Government Organisation (NGO) Conference, which closed in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 8, placed a spotlight on the important role played by NGOs in implementing sustainable community development goals through the protection of ICHs.  

Thua Thien-Hue hosts Asia-Pacific conference on intangible cultural heritage

  Nov 07, 2018 08:37:57
NDO/VNA – The 2018 Asia-Pacific Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Non-Government Organisation (NGO) Conference opened in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on November 6, under the theme of “ICH NGOs towards the Sustainable Development of Communities”. 

Ca tru artists show off talents at national festival in Ha Tinh

  Nov 02, 2018 11:41:14
NDO – The 2018 National Ca Tru (ceremonial singing) Festival kicked off in Ha Tinh province on November 1, bringing together 13 art troupes and three clubs from 13 cities and provinces across the country. 

Vietnam announces eight more national intangible cultural heritages

  Nov 01, 2018 13:02:44
NDO – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued Decision No. 4069/QĐ-BVHTTDL, dated October 30, 2018, on announcing an additional eight national intangible cultural heritages. 

Quang Nam plans activities to celebrate UNESCO recognition of Hoi An and My Son

  Oct 25, 2018 16:00:55
NDO - The central province of Quang Nam has unveiled a plan to celebrate the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Hoi An ancient town and My Son Sanctuary as world heritage sites next year.  

“Hoang Hoa su trinh do” receives UNESCO recognition

  Oct 16, 2018 16:55:30
NDO – A ceremony was held in Can Loc district, Ha Tinh province, on October 16, to receive a certificate recognising "Hoang Hoa su trinh do” as a documentary heritage in Asia and the Pacific under UNESCO’s Memory of the World programme. 

Friendship ceremony between Ma and M’nong people restaged in Binh Phuoc

  Oct 14, 2018 15:24:55
NDO – The traditional friendship commitment ceremony between the M’nong and Ma ethnic communities was restaged in Dong Nai commune, Bu Dang district, Binh Phuoc province, on October 12 and 13. 

US$92,500 fund to restore Ho Dynasty Citadel in Thanh Hoa

  Sep 29, 2018 17:26:05
NDO – The US Ambassador's Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) will grant US$92,500 for the conservation of the Ho Dynasty Citadel, a UNESCO-recognised World Cultural Heritage site in the central province of Thanh Hoa.