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Painting by Vietnamese artist sets record at Paris auction

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Painting by Vietnamese artist sets record at Paris auction

A silk painting featuring a woman holding a paper fan by noted painter Nguyen Nam Son, co-founder of the Indochine Fine Arts College, shocked experts after being sold for 440,000 euro (504,300 USD) at an auction sale at Aguttes in Paris on October 22, marking the highest price paid for a work by the painter in a public sale.

Artist keeps silence to feel nature

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Artist keeps silence to feel nature

The brilliant natural world with its clouds, flowers and insects are reflected in the silk paintings of Vu Dinh Tuan. As nature is best appreciated when we are quiet, he has asked people to keep silent as they look at his work.

Vietnamese artists exhibit works in Hong Kong

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Vietnamese artists exhibit works in Hong Kong

The nation's struggle to modernise without losing its traditions and culture is being given visual expression by six outstanding artists in an exhibition in Hong Kong entitled Vietnam Now, which will open on Aug 24 and continuing through September 9.