The Hanoitimes - On October 29, Hanoians will have a chance to enjoy 15 art works by artist from Vietnam, France, Germany, Serbia, South Korea, and India took part in the Month of Arts Practice 2017 entitled “The Utopia Land”, at Heritage Space, 6 Nguyen Hoang Street.
Utopia Land, which is theme of “Month of Art Practice project – MAP 2017”, plays a role in opening a platform for artists to set up surrealist, illusive and dreamy worlds by the abilities, tools and means of art.
Hanoians enjoy art exhibition from 15 domestic and foreign artists.
The exhibition presents artworks of 15 artists from Germany, France, Serbia, South Korea, India, America and Vietnam. All works are results of 5 exchange and working weeks of MAP. Disciplines are varied from painting, sculpture, photography, videography, multimedia, conceptual and public art, installation and site-specific art.
Together, they have been through all barriers, challenges, conflicts and harmonization arisen due to differences in culture, language, behaviors and cognition. Together, they expressed their own outlook without limit or inferiority because of presentation and transmitting styles despite cognitive and tools faults.
Together, they have set up divergent yet open Utopia Land which created opportunities for connections and dialogues in new channels and interfaces. When the usual communications become limited and distress. When the population of mankind is expanding non-linearly day by day and individuals are isolated, slender and lost.
The artists including, Bernard Pourriere (France); Linh Cam (Vietnam); Can Van An (Vietnam); Daniel Kerkhoff (United States); Daniel Rode (Germany); Dim Tim Art (Serbia); Heaven Baek (South Korea); Ingo Vetter (Germany); Nguyen Thi Ha My (Vietnam); Nguyen Thi Hoai Giang (Vietnam); Nguyen Phu Vien (Vietnam); Philippe Richard (France); Phung Tien Son (Vietnam); Ruchika Wason Singh (India); Tran Hanh (Vietnam)
Founded by artist Tran Trong Vu, the Month of Arts Practice (MAP) aims to create an exchange and educational platform in Contemporary Art for young emerging Vietnamese artists with establish selected international artists around the world.
The project also creates opportunities of interaction and dialogue between artists and communities, in order to improve the understanding and experiments in Contemporary Arts for normal people by series of public programs. By then, it is effort to remove the gap between new arts/artists and society.