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Behind the Music

The ups & downs and personal & professional life of local celebrity Kyo York

It’s pretty easy to prise open a locked scooter compartment if you know what you’re doing—just force the seat up at the right angle, and there’s a […]

By |March 16th, 2017|Art, Arts, Features, Music|0 Comments
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“THE DIARY” Exhibition – Photographs taken by Smartphone

 

On the 9th of March 2017, Nest by AIA in collaboration with photographer Hai Thanh will be hosting the opening of “The Diary” – a photography exhibition of photos taken by smartphone at Nest by AIA office at Vincom Ba […]

By |March 7th, 2017|Art, News, Photo Essay|0 Comments
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Hometown

Famous for depicting female figures in ao dais, artist Nguyen Thanh Binh’s latest work comes as a surprise

Nguyen Thanh Binh is a world-renowned artist whose iconic work has received international acclaim and frequently been exhibited in Europe, Asia and the […]

By |June 26th, 2016|Art, Features|0 Comments
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These Boys’ Lives

Vietnam’s biggest boy band is at the top of the charts again, but not for their music

It’s sometimes jokingly said in publishing circles that there are never any guarantees in putting out a bestseller, unless of course you happen to […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Art, Arts, Music|0 Comments
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The Old Man and the Sea

Coincidence is sometimes very beautiful

Nearly three years ago, I found myself browsing the online pages of Thomas L Le – a scholar and translator of Vietnamese and French poetry. I was so moved by one of the poems that it […]

By |April 28th, 2016|Art, Arts, Postcards from Vietnam|0 Comments
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VIETNAM, director’s cut by MARK TOIA

While in Vietnam shooting a noodles commercial, Director Mark TOIA put together a short film from unused footage, bringing you this amazing video.

By |April 22nd, 2016|Art, News|0 Comments
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Morning in the Mountains

A solo exhibition of mixed media paintings by Hanoi-based artist Nguyen The Hung

Born and raised in Tuyen Quang Province in Northeastern Vietnam, much of Nguyen The Hung’s work is influenced by the cultures and traditions of the many ethnic minority […]

By |April 17th, 2016|Art, Arts, Features|0 Comments
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Meet Mr.Big

Thai artist Pariwat Anantachina’s digital collage of Saigon and its people

Meet the other Mr.Big. He’s not very tall. He’s not even large. And he has nothing to do with Carrie Bradshaw. But he’s been Mr. Big since birth. You see, […]

By |April 11th, 2016|Art, Arts, Features|0 Comments
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Orange

Director Courtney Marsh and Producer Jerry Franck on their 2016 Academy Award-nominated documentary Chau, Beyond the Lines

There’s a lot of warmth out there for American documentary Chau, Beyond the Lines, which picked up an Academy Award nomination earlier this year […]

By |April 5th, 2016|Art, Arts, Features|0 Comments
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It’s a small world

It is often said that the best things come in small packages so, with this in mind, VinGallery hosts its third annual Small Things (VinGallery, 6 Le Van Mien, D2) art collection. All the works displayed are USD500 or less […]

By |December 14th, 2015|Art, Arts|0 Comments