He had extensive knowledge of visual arts, creating work in various disciplines such as painting, graphic arts and pottery
The two new national treasures – a pair of stone lion statues and a red-lacquered altar trimmed with gold – are expected to help turn the thousand-year-old pagoda into a top tourism destination in the capital.
An area near a bridge over the Red River was once a mess. Now, artists are fixing it up. They have used things like old plastic bottles and scrap-metal to create artwork.