Tag: vietnamnews-cultural

Phở Thìn – Hà Nội’s signature dish – conquers Australian tastebuds

A long line of customers waiting to enjoy phở (noodle soup) served at newly-opened Phở Thìn in Melbourne. — VNA/VNS…

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Mountainous Hà Giang hosts Tea Masters Cup Việt Nam 2019

Nguyễn Thị Bích from Hà Nội demonstrates tea making on September 19 in Hoàng Su Phì District, northern province of…

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FAP TV receives YouTube Diamond Play Button

  FAP was founded in 2014 with only four members. After five years, the group has 60 members and its…

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North American bird population fell by quarter over 50 years: study

A Prairie Warbler spotted at Prospect Park in the Brooklyn borough of New York City in 2014. — AFP Photo…

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Fun and games in the trees in Quảng Bình

By Trần Hoàng Nam The central province of Quảng Bình is well-known for its long, pristine coastline and various ecological sites…

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Art exhibition by children with autism opens

HÀ NỘI — An art exhibition by children with autism opened in Hà Nội on Wednesday. The exhibition entitled Tình…

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Phuong My Bridal nominated for UK fashion awards

A design from the Phuong My Bridal by award-winning fashion designer Phương My. Photo courtesy of Phuong My Bridal HCM CITY — Fashion…

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Gus Van Sant, filmmaker and painter, shows his watercolors in New York

NEW YORK — Renowned filmmaker Gus Van Sant has worked in cinema for more than four decades, but has never set…

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‘Gypsy Jazz Flamenco Night’ at Cool Cats Jazz Club

Gypsy jazz flamenco – a style of flamenco that mixes the traditional sounds of flamenco with a more modern, inspired…

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VCCA hosts DIY workshop on woodblock printing with clay

Visitors at an exhibition hosted by the Vincom Centre for Contemporary Art. The centre will organise a craft workshop on…

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Four Vietnamese photographers become AGORA award finalists

  Incense work by Khánh Phan. — Photo courtesy of the artist HÀ NỘI — Four Vietnamese photographers are among the…

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Foreign artists show concern about wildlife protection through art

HÀ NỘI — Through colourful murals of elephants, rhinos and pangolins, international and local artists expressed their concerns about wildlife…

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Writer’s new children’s book features dreams of boy with disabilities

Veteran author Nguyễn Nhật Ánh’s Làm Bạn Với Bầu Trời (Being Friends with the Sky) features the boy Tèo and his…

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“Cinema for the Ears” electro-acoustic night music at Salon Saigon

“Cinema for the Ears” electro-acoustic night music will be held from 7pm to 8.30pm on September 24 at Salon Saigon…

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Italian Music night at Opera House

HCM CITY — An Italian Music night to be held by the HCM City Ballet and Symphony Orchestra (HBSO) will take place from…

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Experimental tuồng play to be staged in HCM City

Artists from the HCM City Hát Bội Theatre have been working to preserve hát bội (classical drama), a unique genre of…

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Vietnamese designer presents new collection at London Fashion Week 2019

Designer Trần Hùng and his team of models at the London Fashion Week 2019. Photo courtesy of the designer HÀ…

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Spicy salsa: Sean Spicer makes ballroom dance debut

Sean Spicer (right), with professional dance partner Lindsay Arnold in the Dancing With the Stars ballroom. — AFP Photo WASHINGTON…

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Lord of the Rings show to start filming in New Zealand

WELLINGTON — US-based streaming giant Amazon announced on Wednesday its big-budget Lord of the Rings series will within months start filming…

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Contemporary art charms fashion student

Artist Phạm Hồng began creating contemporary art in 2005. Her latest piece, entitled Sự Im Lặng (The Silence), was named…

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Casting for sequel of award-winning film underway

  Film producer and actress Trương Ngọc Ánh will continue her role in the sequel of the award-winning action movie Hương Ga…

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Argentina Gastronomic Week at Caravelle Hotel

  Argentina’s Gastronomic Ambassador Alberto Curia presents an Argentinean dish during Argentina’s Gastronomic Week in Hà Nội from September 7-14. Photo vov.vn…

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After losing Friends, Netflix buys rights to Seinfeld

NEW YORK — Streaming giant Netflix said on Monday it had acquired the global rights to popular American sitcom Seinfeld from…

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Concert raises fund for new school

HÀ NỘI — A concert to raise funds for underprivileged children will take place at Hà Nội Opera House on…

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Foodwise: Cuốn đập Đà Nẵng and its Hà Nội brother are must-try dishes

By Hà Nguyễn & Hoàng Hồ Differing from spring rolls in the north, cuốn đập Đà Nẵng (boiled pork and…

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Riccardo Tisci makes his mark at Burberry

LONDON — Italian designer Riccardo Tisci revisited his signature trenchcoat and added a streetwear touch as he presented his third collection…

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Exhibition replicates world of Hà Nội’s street vendors through decades

Visitors interact with the photos, which are embedded in glass on the floor and light up when someone steps on…

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Việt Nam Fine Arts Association honours artworks

HÀ NỘI A woodblock print entitled Đánh Cắp Giấc Mơ (Stealing the Dream) has earned Nguyễn Khắc Hân a Việt Nam…

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Best Book Awards 2019 announced

Cover of Vết Nhơ Của Người (The Human Stain) by American author Philip Roth and translated by Phạm Viêm Phương and Huỳnh…

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Sydney exhibition features Nguyễn Dynasty-inspired artwork, designs

A visitor views some of the work on display at the Present from the Past  exhibition. — Photo Vietnam Centre’s Facebook SYDNEY…

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