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24/06/2022 - 15:13

Hue as seen through lens of sketching and poetry 

Hundreds of sketch and poetic works about the beauty of the Ancient Capital heritage have brought visitors from one emotion to another in an exhibition, which was launched by Hue Museum of Fine Arts on the afternoon of June 23, at the Le Ba Dang Art Center (on Le Loi Street, Hue City).

Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Phan Ngoc Tho visiting the exhibition space displaying sketches of Hue cultural heritage

The opening ceremony was attended by Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Phan Ngoc Tho, as well as a large number of artists, painters, architects, art lovers, visitors, and the locals.

The exhibition introduces to the public more than 250 sketches and 30 poems reflecting cultural aspects of Hue heritage, from the Complex of Hue Monuments to the folk architecture, landscapes, and garden houses. This is the result of the “Journey on sketching Hue Ancient Capital's heritage 2022". The program was organized by the Hue Museum of Fine Arts with the participation of nearly 100 members including architects, artists, painters, poets, writers, kids, as well as those, who are passionate about heritage sketching, from the Provincial Union of Literature and Art Associations, and the Hanoi Urban Sketching Group.

The exhibition is part of a series of activities in response to Hue Festival 2022, which is open to the public until the end of June 30.

Following are the series of photos taken by Thua Thien Hue Online:

More than 250 sketch and poetic works are introduced to the public, on this special occasion in response to Hue Festival Week 2022

A very impressive and beautiful sketch of a relief in a temple in Hue

The corner displaying poetic works also attracts the interest of visitors

At the exhibition space, visitors and the locals have the opportunity to experience wearing ao dai for free

A painter is demonstrating drawing patterns on a panel of ao dai

Visitors are interested and excited in an ao dai performance at the exhibition

A visitor is sketched in the exhibition space

A video clip of the exhibition space of sketches and poetry of Hue cultural heritage