A exhibition of paintings by four Thai artists opened on Feb. 11 in Bangkok, with 180 paintings featuring both old and new Vietnamese styles of architecture.

The paintings, by Thirasak Wongcumnan, Somyos Kumsang, Suwit Jaipom and Direk Kingnok show the outstanding architecture of many buildings as well as country scenes and the daily lives of people in various parts of the country.

On addressing the opening ceremony, Vietnam ’s Ambassador to Thailand Ngo Duc Thang said the exhibition is a meaningful cultural way of giving Thai people a better knowledge of just how beautiful and peaceful Vietnam is and how hospitable its people are.

The event will strengthen the friendship between Vietnam and Thailand , which has been built upon by both countries over 35 years.

The exhibition will be on display till March. 10./.