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Dong Ho painting dossier submitted for UNESCO recognition
Yesterday        14 views

(MOCST) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed with the submission of a dossier on Dong Ho folk paintings to UNESCO to include the art in the list of intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism was assigned to sign the dossier as regulated.

Online art auction raises funds to fight COVID-19
March 25, 2020        48 views

Some 100 paintings will be auctioned online at the Viet Art Exchange Facebook from March 23 to 25 to raise funds for the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Veteran artist breathes new life into Vietnamese puppetry
March 23, 2020        43 views

The art of puppetry is said to reflect people’s knowledge, creativity, and sense of humor. Vietnamese puppetry has been recognized globally in recent years thanks to the contribution of many Vietnamese puppeteers, including People’s Artist Nguyen Tien Dung.

Painters join COVID-19 fight efforts with hundreds of propaganda paintings
March 18, 2020        61 views

A total of 103 propaganda paintings, made by 23 painters nationwide, have been submitted to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Department of Grassroots Culture in response to a campaign on creating propaganda paintings regarding COVID-19 prevention and control, launched by the department between March 10 and 15.

Campaign on creating propaganda paintings regarding COVID-19 prevention and control
March 13, 2020        15 views

(MOCST)- On March 12, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Department of Grassroots Culture announced it had invited over 20 painters to draw posters portraying COVID-19 prevention and control.