For the promotion of national culture

For the promotion of national culture

>> After 75 years, a national congress to elevate culture >> The Feast ofao dai of children promotes the quintessence of national culture >> Opening of a national conference on Vietnamese value systems Cultural tourism contributes to creating economic values ​​and preserving the country’s tradition. Photo: VNA/CVN In 2021, 75 years after the first National … Read more

“Culture and art must continue to be accessible and reach absolutely all audiences”

"Culture and art must continue to be accessible and reach absolutely all audiences"

photo Joel Saget AFP Mehdi Kerkouche is the choreographer of this beginning of the year. He has just succeeded Mourad Merzouki as director of the Créteil and Val-de-Marne National Choreographic Center, and opens the 2023 edition of the Suresnes Cités Danse festival with Portraithis new creation. Portrait refers to the family. Is it your dance … Read more

Cultural Gathering: Gabrielle Hollensett, in Color

Cultural Gathering: Gabrielle Hollensett, in Color

A German teacher for 25 years at the Bouchardon Institute in Chaumont, Gabrielle Hollensett is a painter. Installed today on the Ile de Ré, the artist produces colorful paintings. Fifth of eight children, Gabrielle grew up in Valenciennes: “My German parents settled in France after dangerously leaving the Soviet occupation zone on a locomotive in … Read more

Timisoara presents its program for the year of the “European Capital of Culture”

Timisoara presents its program for the year of the "European Capital of Culture"

The city of Timisoara has prepared a diversified program for 2023, the year in which it will finally have the title of European Capital of Culture, together with Elefsina (Greece) and Veszprém (Hungary). The official opening will take place from February 17 to 19, 2023, with more than 50 dedicated events: concerts and outdoor exhibitions … Read more

When creation is inspired by traditional culture

When creation is inspired by traditional culture

In Hanoi, artists breathe new life into their crafts by incorporating features of traditional Vietnamese culture. Flashing lanterns in the space of the Cultural and Artistic Center, located at 22 rue Hàng Buôm. Photo: The Son – BTC/CVN With an abundant number of relics, intangible heritages and craft villages, Hanoi holds a precious treasure considered … Read more