A photo exhibition featuring tuồng or hát bội (classical drama), a Vietnamese traditional theatre originating in the 12th century, has opened on HCM City’s Nguyễn Huệ Pedestrian Street in District 1.
A touching photo featuring a man who has had his leg amputated playing football with his son has won the UN75 photo contest “The Future I Want” organised by the UN in Việt Nam.
The awards ceremony and exhibition of photos took place on Wednesday in Hà Nội.
Vietnamese photography has made many significant contributions to the development of Việt Nam as well as the cause of constructing and defending the nation, said Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam at the congress of the Việt Nam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA).
The museum, located on 6,021sq.m, will include a modern exhibition building of 2,000sq.m with a basement and four storeys.