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Hue’s craft festival next month

2013-04-17 (GMT + 7)

From April 27 to May 1, In the middle of Vietnam, Hue ( the imperial city ) will hold a traditional craft festival themed "Tinh hoa nghe Viet" (Quintessence of Vietnam’s craft villages) or "Vietnamese craft treasure".

Festial-HueThe festival aims at promoting a professional development and villages with tourism, especially in the handicraft villages in the area. By a participation of some artists and typical villages in the province,  the festival  attracted to some famous artisans and villages in the country.
Main activities of the Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2013 include exhibition and introdution of handicrafts as well as shopping service for visitors. Besides, many activities responding the festival will also be organized as craft villages fair, art photo exhibition on craft villages; instruction of making traditional handicrafts;artisans meeting, talk and honor; programs of art performance; installation art in early November 2012, Thua Thien Hue Province will hold a press conference to propaganda, promote and call funding resources for the festival.
At the event, many artisans in the many villages from many where in Vietnam carefully selected such as textiles, ceramics, enamelled Hue, wood carving, lacquer, rattan, embroidery, painting and carpentry, paper flowers will definitely bring a lot of fun.
Unlike previous years, according to the organizers, Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2013 will be honored at many occupations, mainly in the field of traditional arts and crafts on the banks of the Perfume River with vibrant craft activities.


Craft festival also showcases antiques, hand elite craftsmen hundreds of years ago in a private Antiquities Museum first appeared in Hue's researcher and collecting antiques Tran Dinh Son with precious valuables.
In particular, Festival in 2013 is the appearance of the exhibit "Heritage in the process of transformation" - touring exhibition Metamorphoses from France to introduce five more skillful technical textile industry of France and thecreative contemporary breath.
A series of events that highlight the same parallel as the "Miracle" in the presence of the designer Minh Hanh and the participation of Francoise Hoffmann (France), Patis Tesoro (Philippines), Kinor Yang (Hong Kong);"Bamboo Exhibition" of France; Showroom introduce products of 20 artisans, designers, artists such as: hand-woven, in frame weaving art 3-dimensional, realistic painting on canvas, hand-embroidered works.

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