News & Events for Arts

  • Vietnam’s Culture and Tourism Festival to be held in Korea
    The Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Vietnam is going to organize the “Vietnam’s Culture and Tourism Festival in Korea 2013” from July 1 to 6, 2013.
  • Exhibition “Japan handmade: Crafts and design from Kyoto” in Vietnam
    The exhibition “Japan handmade: Crafts and design from Kyoto” launched in Hanoi on April 24 at the Japan Foundation Centre for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam, and is lasting until May 12, 2013 with its expansion to Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Visit Goethe Centre to meet “Venus in Vietnam”
    According to information from Goethe Cultural Centre in Hanoi, an artistic exhibition named “Venus in Vietnam” is taking place in this center (56 - 58 Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hanoi) October 3 to 14, 2012. This is a free admission event, like most of the events held by the center are.
  • KIRIGAMI masterpieces to be exhibited in Hanoi
    Information from Japan Foundation in Vietnam shows that an exhibition entitled “World of KIRIGAMI: Hundreds of characters, dozen thousands of petals” is projected to be held at this center in Hanoi from September 22 to October 21, 2012.
  • 3rd international puppetry to take place in Hanoi
    3rd International Puppetry Festival is coming with participation of many countries all over the world.
  • Ho Dynasty Citadel to officially become World Heritage
    A ceremony to grant the Ho Dynasty Citadel the status of World Cultural Heritage site will take place in the central province of Thanh Hoa on June 16.
  • Pencil drawing exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City
    The solo exhibition entitled Gần by artist Mac Hoang Thuong, featuring his 22 pencil drawings on white canvas, will open from 7 to 21 June at Cactus Contemporary Art, Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Exclusive circus show on Children’s Day
    At the invitation of Vietnam Circus Federation, the famous Yunnan Circus troupe from China will make a trans-Vietnam tour from 26 May to 30 June, with special performance on the Children’s Day 1 June to entertain children of all ages.
  • Exciting Origami Airplane Workshop in Hanoi
    The Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam, in collaboration with Japan Origami-Airplane Association is hosting a workshop on origami paper airplane at the former’s headquarter at 27 Quang Trung Street, Hanoi on 23 May.
  • Croire/Douter exhibition by talented artist Truc Anh in Ho Chi Minh City
    An oil painting picture exhibition named Croire/Douter (Believe and Suspicion) by half Vietnamese half French young talent Truc Anh is taking place at Quynh Galery, No. 23 Ly Tu Trong, District 1, HCMC until 9 June.
  • Indian Paintings Exhibited in Hanoi
    28 figurative Indian paintings are on display from 24 April to 1 May at the Vietnam Exhibition Center for Culture and Arts at No. 2 Hoa Lu Street, Hanoi. The works are prints of original canvases.
  • Hanoi Old Quarter Exhibition in Paris
    On 14 April, an exhibition of photographs, paintings and installations entitled ‘Hanoi, 36 streets’ by Vietnamese French artist Vuong Pat Cam opened at the Vietnam Cultural Centre in Paris.
  • Simple Plan rocks against trafficking in Vietnam May 26
    Upon the invitation from End Exploitation and Trafficking Campaign (MTV EXIT), famous Canadian band Simple Plan together with well-known Vietnamese singer My Tam are going to rock My Dinh National Stadium on 26 May, against human trafficking.
  • Hanoi Opera House to feature “Swan Lake” tomorrow
    A rendition of the famous ballet “Swan Lake”, presented by Russian and Vietnamese artists is going to take place at 8:00 pm, April 4th at Hanoi Opera House, No. 1 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi.
  • 5th Hanoi Sound Stuff Festival - Mar 28 - April 14
    With main support from Goethe Institute, the 5th Hanoi Sound Stuff Festival focusing on electronic music and contemporary art performance will be organized from March 28th to April 14th, 2012. Not only taking place in Hanoi, this year sound festival also features a number of musical programs in the upcoming Hue Festival 2012.
  • Vietnam: April's highlighted event
    Following is a list of arts and cultural events that will take place in April in major cities of Vietnam
  • Famed Australian Dance Troupe performance starting April 7th
    The renowned aboriginal dance troupe, Descendance, from Australia will be performing from Northern Central to Southern part of Vietnam this coming April. Their tour destinations will include Hue, Danang and Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Women and Manga Exhibition in Hanoi this March
    This March, the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam is hosting a multiple event on manga works, focusing on Shojo Manga, a manga genre dedicated to female, which was only created and enjoyed by male previously.
  • A Night of Vietnam in New Delhi
    To congratulate Vietnam on becoming the host of the 28th Asian Advertising Congress (AdAsia) – an annual event of the Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA), the city of New Delhi has decided to host an artistry performance named “A night of Viet Nam” on November 2nd 2011.
  • “Panorama of Vietnam” photo exhibition on display in Nha Trang
    18 photos about Vietnam taken by French photographer Thiery Beyne are being put on display in the photo exhibition “Panorama of Vietnam”, at Novotel Hotel in Nha Trang City, lasting to October 31th, 2011.

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