Folk paintings, traditional crafts gathered by the Perfume River
Hundreds of traditional folk paintings from famous villages across Vietnam, along with renowned traditional crafts of Hue, have come together by the banks of the Perfume River.
Son La eyes medical plant tourism development
A number of medical plant models have been developed together with ecological tourism initiatives in Moc Chau and Van Ho districts in the northern mountainous province of Son La by…
Vietnam’s folk paintings on show
A Vietnamese folk painting seminar was held in Hanoi on January 13 in an effort to preserve this special genre of art.
Bac Ninh craft: A national heritage
A ceremony to welcome Dong Ho folk woodcut paintings' new national intangible cultural heritage status was held in the northern province of Bac Ninh on March 15.
Folk woodcut painting craft to seek UNESCO recognition
A dossier outlining how to make Dong Ho folk woodcut paintings will be prepared for submission to UNESCO for recognition as an intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding.