Hosted by the Urban Sketcher Hanoi group, the event is a chance for painters to draw the city. The artists will divide themselves into 10 teams, who will sketch in four days all the Old Quarter in downtown Hanoi.
|St Joseph's Church in downtown Hanoi, where the artists will gather to draw Ha Noi's Old Quarter. Photo vanhien.vn|
There will be six workshops by six noted painters in Asia like Kiah Kiean Chng (Malaysia), Elena Kilimova (Russia), Alvin Mark Tan (Singapore), and Darman Angir (Indonesia); ten practice lessons run by top painters and three talks by three famous painters Pramote K (from Thailand), Tia Boon Sim (Singapore) and Khoo Cheang Jin (Malaysia).
The event will open at a ceremony at 6pm, Thursday at the University of Natural Sciences (13-15 Le Thanh Tong Street) while the closing ceremony will take place at 6pm, on Sunday at the same venue.