The Vietnam – Argentina cultural exchange center opened on August 29 in Buenos Aires is expected to continue the success of Argentina – Vietnam Cultural Institute created 15 years ago to boost cultural exchange between the two countries.
The first ever private museum focused on ceramic wares in the central province of Thua Thien Hue has been set up in downtown Hue City.
Andy Stanton, author of the well-received British children series ‘Mr. Gum’ will visit Hanoi as part of the European Literature Days.
A series of cultural and intellectual events will take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City during May as part of the 2012 European Days in Hanoi.
A collection of nearly 300 antique objects spanning from the 1st century to 19th century is currently on display at the Museum of Vietnamese History on Nguyen Binh Khiem Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City from April 24 to December.
Hoi An People’s Committee has agreed on the lending of the town’s antiques to Kyushu National Museum, Japan for exhibition. Time of the exhibition is kept unveiled.
Free People, an US popular fashion website, has just selected Vietnam as the location for its “look book” photographic collection, published on its March edition.
The exhibition named “Silk Road on East Sea” lasting for three months, from May to August this year is expected to be taken place at this place in the early May, said Head of Vietnam National Museum History in Hanoi, Dr.Nguyen Van Doan.
This year Lifestyle Vietnam Trade Fair is taking place at Tan Binh Exhibition and Convention Centre from April 18-21.
11 food companies from different areas of Vietnam are attending the 37th International Food and Beverage Exhibition (Foodex Japan 2012), said representatives of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
If you are considering visiting Vietnam this March, remember to mark your calendar with these cannot-miss events.
Da Nang authorities have just published a detailed plan for organizing Da Nang International Firework Contest 2012 (DIFC 2012), which is projected to take place on April 29 and 30, said People Committees of Danang City.
“One Corner of France”, a photographic exhibition organized by photographer Le Nguyen Duy Phuong in association with French cultural center L’Espace in Hanoi, is taking place from the 2nd to 28th of February 2012 at L’Espace exhibition room (24 TrangTien Street, Hanoi).
According to Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism, Spring Fair 2012 has been opened at Vietnam Exhibition and Fair Centre (148 Giang Vo Street, Hanoi) from 12 January until 21 January.
Antique weapon and army costume museum opened in Vung Tau A special private museum of classical army costumes and weapons has just been opened on Hai Dang Street in Vung Tau City last Saturday, 7th January 2012.
Quan họ is a Vietnam’s antiphonal singing between men and women, created by Kinh ethnic group in the Northern provinces of Bắc Ninh and Bắc Giang long time ago.
Vietnamese Pottery exhibition with various pottery products from many regions all over Vietnam is taking place at Can Tho Museum, starting from 27th December 2011 to 16th April 2012.
For any people in Hanoi, Long Bien Bridge has become a symbol for hundred fo years. It is simply because this is not just a bridge, but a historical witness of all change and vicissitude of this city.
The exhibition titled “Hanoi Dreams”, taking place at Art Square Gallery, 334 Dundas Street West, Toronto, from November 22th to December 5th, 2011 is expected to bring the color of Vietnamese contemporary fine arts to international friends.
More than 100 sketches about typical architectures of Vietnam by Thailand painters are being shown in the exhibition “New and Old Architecture in Vietnam”, taking place at Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Museum , from November 18th to 24th, 2011.