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Specialized Documentaries about Vietnamese Value Chains

    From SDC: In what may be the most comprehensive coverage of a Vietnamese development project in film to date, now after 3 years, the “Connect to Stories From the Value Chain” film series has been completed. Covering cinnamon, hemp and tea value chains in mountainous areas as part of Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation’s

Round-table Discussion “History and Ta Chi Dai Truong”

    Thu 15 Sep 2016, 6 pm L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to the round table discussion about the contribution of historian Ta Chi Dai Truong to the documentation of Vietnam’s history, with the participation of: – Dr. Tran Trong Duong – Researcher Mai Anh Tuan For more information about the event, please refer to Vietnamese version

Queer Forever! 2016 – Hanoi Creative City

    16 and 17 Sep 2016 Hanoi Creative City – 1 Luong Yen Str, Hanoi From the organizer: We are happy to invite you to Queer Forever! 2016. This year program will take place in Hanoi on two days: 16 – 17 Sept. 2016. at Nhà Sàn Collective Level 15, Hanoi Creative City Building no 1 Lương

What is Quest x Doclab Short Film Competition?

    From DOCLAB: Quest x Doclab Short Film Competition gives you a chance to be screened at two top art festivals happening in Vietnam and enter the competition for the main prize. The first round of Quest x Doclab Short Film Competition, where 10 best films will be shortlisted, takes place at Quest Festival. The films

Visual Discussion “Not All Dreams” in Hanoi

    Discussion starts: Fri 09 Sep 2016, 7 pm Discussion pauses: Mon 26 Sep 2016 Manzi Art Space – 14 Phan Huy Ich, Hanoi From Manzi: Not All Dreams is a response to two exhibitions planned for August and September being cancelled for different reasons. Such seeming setbacks raise internal questions for manzi about the what, why

Exhibition “3 Cognitive” in Hanoi

    Opening: Wed 31 Aug 2016, 5 pm Exhibition: 31 Aug – 04 Sep 2016 Vietnam Fine Arts Museum – 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St. From the organizer: Ly Hung Anh, Dang Xuan Truong and Luong Duc Hung – An artist, a photographer and a sculptor – will together display their special artworks in the exhibition “3

Connection Event & Last Info Meeting of Knowmads Hanoi’s Team 6

    Wed 31 Aug 2016, 7.30 – 9.30 pm Hatch Nest 14th floor, 195B Doi Can Str, Hanoi From the organizer: We invite you to an event to connect with us and each other. Be the authentic you and talk about what you love and care about! Something like a networking event, but a lot better!

”Green Ladder” Bamboo Pavilion by Vo Trong Nghia Architects in Australia

    Vo Trong Nghia Architects, ‘Green Ladder’, 2016. Photo from Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation’s website. The fourth edition of Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation’s “Fugitive Structures” is Vo Trong Nghia Architects’ Green Ladder. The fourth and final iteration in the series, like its predecessors, continues to support architects to develop new ideas, forms and materials in the

Viet Pride Hanoi 2016 Week – Path of Pride

    Viet Pride 2016: 17 – 21 Aug 2016 Various locations in Hanoi From the organizer: The year 2012 marked the first Pride celebration in Vietnam, a country in which same-sex intimacy remains a taboo. Like Pride elsewhere in the world, Viet Pride advocates for an end of prejudice, discrimination, shame, and invisibility faced by LGBTQ

Exhibition – Talk “My little museum of natural history”

    Exhibition: 15 – 30 Aug 2016 Talk: Wed 27 Aug 2016, 9 am L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to an exhibition and a talk about the book “My little museum of natural history” by Henry Desmet and Sandrine Mercier on the occasion of publishing it in Vietnamese. The meeting will be held with the participation

Workshop “Rediscover your Passion”

    02, 03 and 04 Aug, 7 – 10 pm Bluebirds’ Nest 13 lane 19 Dang Dung Str, Hanoi From the organizer: “Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.” — Francis Chan Do you want to bring more happiness and purpose into your life?

Stand-up Comedy: “The Money Shot” with Aidan Killian

    Hanoi: Fri 29 Jul 2016, 8 pm ATK – 73a Mai Hac De From the organizer: If you want the zenith of international comedy festivals, nothing can beat the annual comedic knees-up at The Edinburgh Fringe. So when the much-loved Irish comic Aidan Killian told that he would be able to perform his one-man show in

Tengger To Tour Tengger

    Sat 16 Jul 2016, 9 pm Hanoi Rock City – 27/52 To Ngoc Van, Tay Ho From the organizer: Come to a music night with TENGGER – an electronic psychedelic / drone musical duo and travelers. Members: ‘itta’, Korean new wave avant-garde artist who plays voice,Indian harmonium and toy instruments with her poetry and, ‘Marqido’, Japanese

Hanoi Escape Picnic

    23 and 24 Jul 2016, 9 am – 7 pm Le PARC by Gamuda From the organizer: Let’s escape the urban hustle of the city! The most ecclectic event this summer: Music with international artists, camping, Zumba Concert and Flea market, along with crafts and games for the kids. NOT TO BE MISSED! * Camping

Knowmads Team 6 – Come Out and Play!

    Wed 06 Jul 2016, 7 – 10 pm Moonwork Co-working Space No. 34, Alley 28B, Dien Bien Phu street, Hanoi From the organizer: You’re invited to the info meeting that marks the opening of applications to join Knowmads Hanoi Team 6! Let’s come out and play! 😉 After 5 successful programs in Hanoi, we have

The Rotten Grapes Comedy Show

    Sat 16 Jul 2016, 8 pm L’Espace 24 Trang Tien, Hanoi From the organizer: The Rotten Grapes – the one and only English-speaking Comedy club in Hanoi – invites you to its biggest comedy show ever on July 16th, 8 PM at L’Espace. Performances: The show is featured with improvisation acts starring The Rotten Grapes

Talk with Historian Liam Kelley: “The Alternative Origin Story”

    Sun 03 Jul 2016, 2.30 – 6 pm 1st floor, Hanoi Creative City – 01 Luong Yen, Hanoi From Nha San Collective: “The Alternative Origin Story: How a New Story about Vietnamese Origins Emerged in the 20th Century” – a talk with historian Liam Kelley. Virtually every human society today has a story about where it

Venezuela Cultural Day in Hanoi

    Tue 21 Jun 2016, 7.30 pm Kim Dong Theatre 19 Hang Bai, Hanoi From the organizer: Come to Venezuela Cultural Day in Hanoi with a photographic exhibition on landscapes of Venezuela, a sample of Venezuelan crafts and the screening of two films. Program 09:00 Coffee morning and photographic exhibition and craft shows. 09:15 Opening speech of the

Live Folk – Jordan Senior’s Album Launch

    Sat 18 Jun 2016, 8 pm Hanoi Social Club From the organizer: A new album will be released into the night this Saturday, 18 June. Making an album is a remarkable achievement, especially when it sounds as spanking as this one! For pure contemporary folk you can’t go past Jordan Senior. Thoughtful lyrics, forays into

SEA Pride Music Festival 2016

    Sat 25 Jun 201, 10 am – 11 pm American Club 19 – 21 Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi From the organizer: SEA Pride is the most fantastic music festival for the youth in this summer 2016 in Ha Noi! Following the success of ASEAN Pride 2015 – Celebrating Family, SEA Pride 2016 comes back with

First MeetUP of Knowmads UP!

    Sat 18 Jun 2016, 2 – 4 pm ClickSpace No 15, lane 76 To Ngoc Van, Tay Ho, Ha Noi From the organizer: After more than 2 years running with 5 successful teams, Knowmads Hanoi is happy to introduce a brand-new Knowmads UP! program. This is a 2-weekend learning journey designed specially for participants at

Meeting with Writer Anna Moï

    Tue 13 Jun 2016, 6 pm L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to a meeting with writer Anna Moï to discover her work, followed by discussions and readings of excerpts, with the participation of Dr. Manuel Bengoéchéa, who holds a Ph.D degree in literature. Anna Moï, whose real name is Tran Thien Nga, was born on

”Hanoi Masters” Album Featured in WOMAD UK 2016

    “Hanoi Masters: War Is A Wound, Peace Is A Scar” was produced last year by Grammy-winning producer Ian Brennan under German music label Glitterbeat to document the reactions of older Vietnamese combat-veterans and elders to the effects of the Vietnam War, four decades after the skies fell silent and the bombing stopped. The album will

Conference “Luc Van Tien Story Poem and author Nguyen Dinh Chieu”

    Wed 01 Jun 2016, 6 pm L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to the conference “Rereading and contemplating the story poem ‘Luc Van Tien’ of Nguyen Dinh Chieu” – a journey to discover a unique illustrated manuscript in 1897, and its 2016 edition with attached comments. Speakers: – Pascal Bourdeaux, lecturer of the Ecole Pratique des

Dzo Paper Lamp Workshop

    Fri 27 May 2016, 6.30 pm Blossom Art House – 94B Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi From the organizer: Come to join workshop ‘Dzó Paper Lamp’ under the instruction of light sculptor Thu Kim Vu. Profoundly inspired by Japanese paper texture in combination with light, Thu Kim Vu has gained popularity for her unique light sculpture works.

Ceramics Exhibition “Linh Thú”

    Sat 21 May 2016, 3 – 5 pm Module 7 – 83 Xuan Dieu Str, Tay Ho, Hanoi From the organizer: Joining us in “Linh Thu” – a ceramics exhibition, you will have a chance to witness artist Truong Tien Tra illustrating his fine but also intense drawing on ceramic items made by Artist Vu Duc Hieu

”Engaging with Vietnam – An Interdisciplinary Dialogue” Conference in Hawaii

    Photo from Facebook page of Engaging with Vietnam Oct 06 and 07, 2016 University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu The 8th “Engaging with Vietnam – An Interdisciplinary Dialogue” conference will take place on the 6th and 7th of October, 2016 in Honolulu, Hawaii, featuring keynote speeches by Vietnamese and foreign scholars and artists. From the

Roundtable Discussion “Memories of the war” by Charles de Gaulle

    Mon 16 May 2016, 6 pm L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to the round table discussion “Memories of the war” by Charles de Gaulle on the occasion of publishing the book’s first volume in Vietnamese. Speakers: – Mr. Jean-Noel Poirier, Ambassador of France in Vietnam – Mr. Pierre Journoud, Professor of contemporary history at the

Exhibition “Greening City – 2016” by Vo Trong Nghia Architects

    Photo from Facebook page of Vo Trong Nghia Architects Exhibition: 06 May – 06 Jun 2016 Nanoco Gallery 83 Duong Lang Str, Hanoi  From the organizer: You are invited to the exhibition “Greening City – 2016”. Don’t miss the chance to see and get to know about distinctive projects and constructions of the company. In

Les Arômes 2016 Cultivates Culinary Savoir-Faire

    29 Apr – 04 Jun 2016 Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi From Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi: Like Tet, some special events require more than the few official days allocated to them, and this year the Hotel Metropole’s Hanoi’s Les Arômes Festival 2016 is one such celebration. What was last year but a four-day culinary festival at

OvO / Wừu / Sound Awakener / Đẻ

    Sun 15 May 2016, 7 pm REC Room, Floor 20, Hanoi Creative City, 1 Luong Yen, Hanoi From The Onion Cellar: This is perhaps not so obvious, but anyone who has been to one of the live gigs The Onion Cellar put on circa 2013, 2014 – and how could one ever forget about Zeni

Tea Ceremony Workshop

    Sat 07 May 2016, 3 pm – 5 pm Module 7 – 83 Xuan Dieu Str, Tay Ho, Hanoi From the organizer: Tea is not only a drink but also a static art imbued with Asian culture. Following the program “Cùng bạn nhìn lại vẻ đẹp” (Look back at beauty together), you are invited to the

Charity Event: School On The Boat Island Run

    Sat 14 May 2016, 9 am Chez Xuân Restaurant 41 lane 76 An Duong, Tay Ho, Hanoi From the organizer: School On The Boat Island Run is a Charity Run to support NGO School On The Boat which aims to provide access to education for disavantaged children in Hanoi. As the run takes place on

Program of Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) in May 2016

    From Friends of Vietnam Heritage: This month, FVH is pleased to offer two city walks and two excursions: – An excursion to Đường Lâm Ancient Village on Saturday 14 May – A city walk to Good Old Chinatown area (in Japanese) on Wednesday 18 May – A city walk to Ba Đình area and the

Funk and Soul Night with Uncon Sci and Datodeo from Los Angeles

    Fri 06 May 2016, 8 pm ATK 73a Mai Hac De, Hanoi From the organizer: The two talented DJs from L.A roll up for a night at ATK, bringing their extraordinarily varied sets of funk and soul – dedicated to making you bounce all night long. Uncon Sci [LA] Datodeo [LA] For the last 5

Exhibition – Modern Architecture in Vietnam and ASEAN

    Opening: Sat 07 May 2015, 5 pm Exhibition: 07 – 28 May 2016 Heritage Space Dolphin Plaza, 6 Nguyen Hoang / 28 Tran Binh, My Dinh 2, Hanoi – Film screening: Sat 07 May 2016, 3 pm Hanoi: Heritage Space, Dolphin Plaza, Nguyen Hoang / 28 Tran Binh, My Dinh 2 HCMC: Cà phê thứ

Update About The 3 Works of Intothinair

    ‘Carrying the Carriers’ by Nguyễn Thế Sơn From Manzi: Update About The 3 Works of Intothinairr 01. ‘Off-road’ by Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng 2 Nui Truc, Kim Ma – in front of the Embassy of Sweden This installation, made up of a real car and four composite turtle sculptures, makes the satire of the original illustration

Hue – Film Screening “La Prochaine Fois Je Viserai le Coeur”

    Fri 15 Apr 2016, 7.15 pm Institut français de Huế From Institut français de Huế: You are invited to the film screening “La Prochaine Fois Je Viserai le Coeur” (France, 2014, 111’). Director: Cédric Anger Casting: Guillaume Canet, Ana Girardot, Jean-Yves Berteloot An astonishing performance from Guillaume Canet in this thriller based on a true

Subscription Concert Vol. 91 Architecture Month: Exhibition – Modern Architecture

    Sat 07 May 2016, 8 pm Hanoi Opera House From the organizer: You are invited to concert with: Conductor: Honna Tetsuji Viola Soloist: Imai Nobuko and the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra Program ELGAR – Viola Concerto in E minor Op. 85 (original: Cello Concerto) Interval BRUCKNER – Symphony No. 4 “Romantic” Eb- major Listen to

Workshop “Personal Leadership: A Reality Check”

    25 – 27 Apr 2016, 9.30 am – 12 pm Heritage Space Library (mezzanine) Floor 1st Dolphin Plaza From Heritage Space: Workshop “Personal leadership: A Reality Check” is for artists and everyone who wants to be professional in the art field. Are you sure your CV, portfolio and presentation technique is good enough? Do you

Call for Entries: Saigon Chamber Music Festival 2016

    Saigon Chamber Music Festival 2016 calls for entries Deadline: 15 May 2016 From the organizer: Saigon Chamber Music is proud to call for applications to its 3rd season in August 2016, hosted by Transposition Programme and Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music, in association with the Goethe-Institut Viet Nam. Founded in 2014, Saigon Chamber

Hue – Film Screening “Boule et Bill”

    Fri 08 Apr 2016, 7.15 pm Institut français de Huế From Institut français de Huế: You are invited to the film screening “Boule et Bill” (France, Belgique, Luxembourg, 2012, 90’). Director: Alexandre Charlot et Franck Magnier Casting: Franck Dubosc, Marina Foïs, Charles Crombez A comedy that surely makes your kids laugh, is the first wide-screen

Sad & Beautiful World: “SETH’S DOMINION”

    Hanoi: Tue 05 Apr 2016, 7.30 pm Goethe Institut — HCMC: Sun 10 Apr 2016, 7 pm Ca Phe Thu Bay From The Onion Cellar: The Onion Cellar presents in collaboration with Hanoi DocLab and Ca Phe Thu Bay A screening of a documentary on Canadian cartoonist SETH in Hanoi and HCMC — SETH’S DOMINION

HCMC – Night of Extreme Metal “Outsiders”

    Sat 09 Apr 2016, 1 – 9 pm Saigon Ranger – 5/7 Nguyen Sieu Str, Dist 1, HCMC From the organizer: One night of Extreme Metal with 13 bands from across Asia in Saigon! Death Vomit – Brutal Death Metal (Indonesia – Yogyakarta) Undead Daredevil – Brutal Death Metal (Japan) Unveiled – Brutal Death Metal (Malaysia

S-dance Tour 2016

    Wed 30 Mar 2016, 5.30 pm – 10.30 pn Cultural Friendship Palace 91 Tran Hung Dao street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi From the organizer: S-dance Tour 2016 is the first dance tour in Vietnam for the youth founded by artist/choreographer Tuyet Minh, with the best performances during 4 seasons of So You Think You Can

Conference “Don’t Cry” with Lydie Salvayre

    Thu 31 Mar 2016, 6 pm L’Espace From L’Espace: You are invited to the conference “Don’t Cry” with Lydie Salvayre – Prix Goncourt 2014 winner, on the occasion of publishing the book in Vietnamese. Speakers: – Mr. Nguyen Duy Binh, Book translator – Mr. Pham Xuan Nguyen, literary critic, President of the Hanoi Writers Association –