Hundreds of artworks were showcased at galleries across the Central Highland city of Da Lat on November 27-28 to mark the 120th founding anniversary of the “flower city”.

At the Dao Nguyen gallery, an exhibition entitled “Da Lat Nostalgia” featured 40 oil and acrylic paintings by three artists Dinh Cuong from the US, Than Ngoc Minh from Hue city and Phan Ngoc Minh from Quang Nam province.

Through the paintings depicting familiar faces and landscapes in Da Lat, the artists showed their love and nostalgia for the land and people in the city.

Another exhibition on the artistic offerings drew the participation of 21 artist lecturers from the College of Arts, Hue University.

Nearly 100 works, including lacquer and oil paintings, photographs, pieces of video arts and wood-engraving featured cultural values beautified through 120 years of development of the city.

A series of activities, including a book parade and tree planting, will also be held during the city’s anniversary.-VNA