The “Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Art” session of Singaporean auctioneer Larasati will feature three paintings from Vietnamese painter Bui Xuan Phai.
Nearly 140 works by prominent Vietnamese painter Mai Trung Thu will be displayed at an exhibition at the Ursulines Museum in Macon, France, from June to October.
“Young Lady Tying Her Scarf” by Le Pho fetched the highest bids of four local masterpieces auctioned at Christie’s Hong Kong on Monday.
‘Portrait of Mademoiselle Phuong’ by Mai Trung Thu has fetched the highest ever price for a Vietnamese painting with $3.1 million.
‘Autoportrait dans la forêt’ (Self-portrait in the forest) by Le Pho has been sold for €883,700 ($1.05 million) by Sotheby’s France.
‘Hoi Dinh Chem,’ a lacquer painting by Vietnamese painter Nguyen Van Ty, has been sold for nearly US$1 million at an auction in France, marking a record price for a Vietnamese artwork in Europe.
Stuck at home with school suspended, Nguyen Doi Chung Anh made the most of a lockdown in Vietnam by using art to demonstrate tragedy, resilience and chaos in the world’s battle against the coronavirus.
Despite a border with China, nation has kept confirmed cases low through quarantining, contact tracing, testing – and propaganda