Two exhibitions by a group of young artists are on display at HCM City’s The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre.
Underdeveloped northern provinces were embracing high technology to make breakthroughs in farming productivity in hopes of lifting locals – mostly of ethnic minorities – out of poverty.
I first met Nguyễn Phương Hải in Hà Nội a month ago when he was holding a class to teach people how to make bánh chưng (square sticky rice cake). The free class attracted a lot of people of all ages who were eager to make their very first bánh chưng.
From the doorstep to the decorative objects and graffiti on the walls inside, La Grupa Steak House stated a message: meat is the only thing that matters. Minh Thu takes the fork and knife.
Seminal pop art painting The Splash by David Hockey sold for £23.1 million (US$29.8 million) at a London auction on Tuesday, the third highest price paid for a work by the British artist.