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Dong Ho painting – art of daily lifeicon

Dong Ho painting – art of daily life

For centuries, Dong Ho paintings were used as precious decorations to celebrate the Tet festival. People bought the paintings to hang on their walls for a year, which are then replaced with new ones for the next New Year.

 
Circus and traditional arts to be combined on stage for the first timeicon

Circus and traditional arts to be combined on stage for the first time

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
22/09/2020

Vietnam’s first theatrical work made up of circus and cai luong (reformed arts) – Cây Gậy Thần (The Magic Stick) – has recently been launched in Hanoi.

New project on preserving Vietnamese folk arts launchedicon

New project on preserving Vietnamese folk arts launched

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
31/08/2020

The Vietnam Folk Arts Association has launched a project on protecting and promoting the values of the country’s folk arts an intangible national heritage.

Dong Ho paintings reveal Vietnamese unique folk cultureicon

Dong Ho paintings reveal Vietnamese unique folk culture

PHOTOS
14/11/2019

In the old days, Dong Ho paintings were used as decorations at every home during the Lunar New Year festival (Tet). The folk paintings have become part of Vietnamese life through generations.