(VOVworld) – Inspired by the traditional technique of making dzo paper, Phan Hai Bang, a painter and lecturer at the Hue University of Art created Truc Chi, a kind of paper made from bamboo. After years of experiments, Truc Chi is now recognized as a new material for art. VOV’s Phuong Thuy reports. Painter Phan Hai Bang began researching the bamboo paper in 2000. He started pilot production of Truc Chi in 2010. A number of artworks have been created with this material. Bang says artists can use Truc Chi paper in different ways based on printmaking principles to create graphic art works: “Truc Chi art goes beyond the concept of paper. To traditional papermaking methods we add additional values to create Truc Chi art”. Bang and his colleagues want to combine bamboo paper with other techniques - printing, and painting with traditional handicrafts like embroidery, weaving, and conical hat making. In 2012, a Truc Chi exhibition opened in Hue. Since then, the … [Read more...] about Painter Phan Hai Bang: creating Truc Chi, a new art material
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Recently, bringing the traditional sport games into school to create a healthy and useful playground for students has been well-implemented by Phu Yen Provincial Education sector, helping to arouse appreciating traditional values, foster pride to the nation for them. In every schoolyear, the ProvincialBoardingSecondary School holds from 3 to 5 sport activities, creating playground for students. According to Mr. Le Hong Duy, the School Youth Union's Secretary cum P.E teacher, as a boarding school for ethnic minority students, the school is very interested in organizing the activities of recreation, sports, training strength and creating a healthy playground for the students. Every time of sport competitions, seminars, camps, folk games and such competitive sports imbued with national identity as walking on stilts, crossbow, stick-pushing, tug, baggy jumping ... are included in. He revealed: "When the sports are organized, students show great interest because they are closer, find … [Read more...] about Create useful playground for students
The magical world of Neverland has been created using footage of some of Vietnam’s most famous natural landscapes, but few moviegoers would know that the Southeast Asian country has lent its beauty to the movie that hit theaters globally this month. The world renowned, breathtaking beauty of Ha Long Bay and En Cave were filmed to serve the 3D rendering of Neverland in Pan, a US$150 million Warner Bros. Pictures film, but Vietnam is never mentioned in documents used to promote the movie. Tourism experts and businesses have called it "an opportunity wasted," as the country would have been able to use the free publicity to remind the world of its beauty. Ha Long Bay is a famous attraction in the northern province of Quang Ninh, while En (Swallow) Cave sits around two kilometers from the famed Son Doong Cave in the UNESCO-listed Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the north-central province of Quang Binh. A scene capturing a paddy field in the Trang An Scenic Landscape … [Read more...] about Vietnamese attractions used to create Neverland. But did you know?
VietNamNet Bridge - With the MBT-CD.08 technology, the Hanoi-based Hydraulic Machinery company can turn garbage into useful products such as unburned bricks, fuel pellets and PO oil. "MBT-CD.08" is the abbreviation of Mechanical Biological Treatment Compact Dimension. And "08" means 2008, or the time when the research work succeeded and got the certificate from the Ministry of Construction, according to Nguyen Gia Long, President of the company, the author of the technology. The technology has been recognized by the ministry as the garbage treatment technology that fits the Vietnamese conditions and can be applied in a large scale throughout the country. The National Office for Intellectual Property (NOIP) has granted patent to MBT-CD.08. Turning garbage into money "Turning garbage into money" is the principle the company has been pursuing since the day of its establishment. Therefore, MBT-CD.08 strives to put out the products useful in people's lives. In fact, Vietnamese many … [Read more...] about Turning garbage into useful products
Inner Sanctum (05-04-2009) Dowser on mission to create good vibe Dr Vu Van Bang has dedicated his career to proving the connection between the earth's radiation and fengshui. He tells Ha Nguyen what can be done to expel bad energy from your home. Inner Sanctum: What is the earth's radiation? The earth's surface emits heat radiation, which varies according to volcanic, biological or human activity and land use changes. While people live with earth radiation everyday, it is not dangerous. Inner Sanctum: When did you first become interested in the earth's radiation? When I was studying in Poland I met engineers from a local company specialising in how to deal with bad energy on construction sites, including housing. I visited the company to see how the Polish engineers dealt with bad energy and I was fascinated by their work. Since then, my life followed a new direction. I invested all my time in finding out how the earth's radiation can affect people's health. Inner Sanctum: How do you … [Read more...] about Dowser on mission to create good vibe