Three countries showcase their cultures at museum hinh anh 1ndonesian artisans will perform skills of dyeing batik at the event. (Photo:

Thai Nguyen (VNA) — Various cultural activities featuring the cultural identities of Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam are on at the Museum of Vietnam’s Ethnic Groups in the northern province of Thai Nguyen.

Traditional costumes, handicraft and fine arts are in the spotlight, along with documentary screenings on the cultures of these countries.

The delegation from Malaysia includes 25 artisans, teachers and students from Teknologi Mara University, while Indonesia has sent Batik expert Venny Afwany Alasmasyah and two other colleagues.

Some 30 handicraft artisans from six ethnic groups of Vietnam - Mong, Dao, Thai, Cham, Tay and Pa Then - together with hearing-impaired artisans from the Kym Viet Company and traditional long dress embroider Lan Huong are also participating in the event.

The artisans will showcase their skills and exchange experiences with their colleagues from other countries.
The activities will continue until December 11. — VNA