October 15, 2007 - January 15,
Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 30, 2007, 6 - 8 p.m.
This exhibition seeks to introduce a new phase of Vietnamese art
and culture to Western audiences. It will acquaint viewers with a
portrait of contemporary Vietnam, as seen primarily through the
work of its painters, sculptors and fashion designers.
Working closely with artists living in Vietnam, St. John’s
University hopes to maintain the links with traditional culture
while promoting and entertaining an excellent selection of these
new art talents to the United States for everyone to enjoy. Various
activities will coincide with the exhibition including screenings,
lectures, panels and round table discussions hosted by the Curator,
the Yeh Gallery, the Department of Fine Arts as well as other
departments from the St. John's College of Liberal Arts and
November 1, 2007
St. John’s University Art Gallery Hosts Opening Of Vietnamese
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October 13, 2007
St. John’s University’s Global Outreach Brings “Vietnamese
Modernism” to the Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery
A live auction of select masterpieces from Vietnam will be held
at the Yeh Gallery on the evening of the reception. Proceeds will
be donated to relief efforts for victims of recent catastrophic
flooding in Vietnam, to orphanages and schools for children with
disabilities in Vietnam and as a scholarship fund for Vietnamese
students to study at St. John’s University.
Curated by Parvez Mohsin.
This exhibition is free of charge and accessible to the
St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Nhat Minh Co., LTD, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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