An art space built from landfill

With their skillful hands, sixteen Vietnamese and foreign artists have turned a landfill in Hanoi to a contemporary art space, featuring sixteen story-telling art installations about Thang Long – Ke Cho, a former busy marketplace in the capital.

An art space built from landfill

Through talented hands of the artists, 16 artworks made from recyclable materials create an attractive and unique appearance for the street (Photo"VNA)

An art space built from landfill

An artist is concentrating on his work (Photo:VNA)

An art space built from landfill

An installation work created from old barrels (Photo:VNA)



An art space built from landfill


'Boat', an artwork made plastic bottles (Photo:VNA)

An art space built from landfill


An impressive artwork made from used oil bottles (Photo:VNA)

An art space built from landfill


'Street Hawkers' and 'Bas-Relief of Indochina' made by Nguyen The Son (Photo: VNA)

An art space built from landfill


An artwork features communal houses in Hanoi old quarter (Photo: VNA)

 
An art space built from landfill



'Living Green' by Burchett descibes people acting for the environment (Photo: VNA)

An art space built from landfill


'Colors' by Diego Cortizas looks brilliant under lights (Photo: VNA)

An art space built from landfill


'The city by a river' by Nguyen Ngoc Lam (Photo: VNA)

An art space built from landfill

The 16 artworks attract the community and bring cultural, environmental and tourism benefits to local residents (Photo: VNA)

An art space built from landfill

Pieces of broken mirrors and chicken cages in the work 'Colors' of Diego Cortizas (Photo: VNA)

Investors sought for landfill improvement projects

Investors sought for landfill improvement projects

The HCM City People’s Committee is calling for investment in the form of Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) to improve environmental conditions at three closed landfill sites.  

Hanoi dump transformed into art space

Hanoi dump transformed into art space

Recent measures have seen a waste site that stretches along the Red River’s bank in Phuc Tan ward of Hoan Kiem district in Hanoi be drastically changed into a beautiful art space.

 
 

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