The northern province of Bac Ninh has completed a dossier seeking UNESCO’s inclusion of the making of Dong Ho folk paintings in the list of intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding.
The demand for Kim Hoang paintings, a genre of Vietnamese woodcut paintings that originate from Kim Hoang village in Hanoi, has been increasing over the Lunar New Year.
The image of the pig has become extremely familiar in folk paintings of Dong Ho and Kim Hoang.
Hanoi’s Old Quarter will offer opportunities to visitors to experience Vietnamese traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) with an array of cultural activities from January 25 to February 24.
VOV.VN - The models of pig-shaped ceramic products have been meticulously crafted by artisans in ceramic villages across the country, and have left visitors impressed.
VOV.VN - An exhibition of Vietnam’s folk paintings and application will take place at the Centre for Scientific and Cultural Activities of Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) as of October 24.
More than 400 children are learning about traditional Vietnamese paintings and raising money for charity.
Nearly 78 folk paintings from the collection of the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum are being displayed in the northern province of Lang Son from May 18-30.