March, 01 2014 08:41:33

Gallery offers sneak peek at Hong Kong-bound artworks

An oil on canvas work by Lim Khim Ka Ty

HCM CITY (VNS)— The Craig Thomas gallery will offer a three-hour preview of selected works by 10 artists that are headed for an art exhibition in Hong Kong later this month. The preview will be held at the gallery on March 7.

The works comprise figurative and abstract, mixed media, oil and acrylic paintings, wood-burning, sculptures, and installation works by Lim Khim Ka Ty, Bui Thanh Tam, Lieu Nguyen , Pham Huy Thong , Nguyen The Hung, Bui Tien Tuan, Tran Quoc Tuan, Luong Luu Bien, and Ngo Van Sac.

The paintings will be shown at the Affordable Art Fair held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from March 21 to 23. The exhibition has attracted the participation of 121 galleres from many countries.

Craig Thomas Gallery, founded in 2009, represents numerous award-winning contemporary Vietnamese artists.

The gallery is focused on supporting the development of young and mid-career artists and providing them with a platform to present their work to a wider audience.

It is located at 27i Tran Nhat Duat Street, District 1. — VNS

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