Nguyen Thanh Chuong

Nguyen Thanh Chuong

artist's profile

NGUYEN THANH CHUONG

(1949)

January 19, 1949     Born in Nha Nam, Ha Bac, Vietnam

Began painting from the age of 7 (with his work Alubber Cock, won the gold prize in Painting Competition of International Children)

From 1960    Entered the Hanoi Fine Arts College

1966     Joined the Army, in military engineering force, participated in the battlefields of Central Part, Laos, Central Highland

1974    Worked as painter for the Thong Nhat Journal

From 1975 on    Worked as main painter for Van Nghe weekly (The Weekly Journal of Art and Literature – the Writers Association of Vietnam)

Exhibitions and Awards

1973, 1976, 1980     Painting Exhibition in Hanoi

1973    The third prize of Hanoi Painting Exhibition

1974    Exhibition of Illustration for publications in Hanoi

1985    National Painting Ehxibition

1987    Hanoi Artists Group Painting Exhibition, Ho Chi Minh City

1988    Hanoi Artists Group Painting Exhibition at the Hanoi Fine Arts Museum

1994    Painting Exhibition in China
Asian Art Painting Exhibition in Hongkong
The second prize for Graphics by the Plastic Artists Association of Vietnam

1995    Solo painting Exhibition at Red River Gallery in Hanoi
Exhibition of Vietnam Contemporary Art, Royal College of Art in London, England
Exhibition of Vietnam Open in Copenhagen, Denmark
Exhibition of paintings in Yokohama, Japan

1996    Painting Exhibition in Seoul, Korea
Exhibition of Hanoi painting at the Centre of Introduction and Change for Arts in Hanoi
Ten Hanoi’s Artist painting Exhibition, at Nam Son Gallery, Hanoi

1997    “A moment from Hanoi”, Duc Minh Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City
“The changing face of Hanoi”, Hongkong
“Vietnam Selection”, Nam Son Gallery, Hanoi
Contemporary Art in Hanoi, Vietnam Osaka, Japan
Aspiration Daewoo Hotel & Nam Son Gallery, Hanoi
Thanh Chuong’s painting, Vietnam Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnamese sensibility, Hien Minh Gallery & Soobin Art Gallery, Singapore
Gold Paintbrush, Faber Foundation, Castell, Ho Chi Minh City
Nostalgia, Sofitel-Metropole & Red River Gallery, Hanoi
A new morning, The Hanoi Fine Arts College

1998    With Heart & Soul &Mind New World Arts Centre (So Ho), New York, The USA
Vision from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnamese Sensibility, Germany
Vision from Vietnam, Prudential’s collection
Five contemporary Vietnamese Painters, Vinh Loi Art gallery, Ho Chi Minh City

1999    “A celegration of life”, London, England
Exhibition of Internation, Korea
“The colors of Vietnam”, New World Hotel, Vinh Loi Art gallery, Ho Chi Minh City
The 4th Vietnamese contemporary Art Exhibition, Art U Gallery , Osaka, Japan
The Exhibition of Vietnamese painting, Seoul, Korea
Two contemporary Vietnamese painters Painting Exhibition, Tatkamatsu and Kyoto, Japan
The Lacquer World of Thanh Chuong, Nam Son Gallery, Hanoi
Thanh Chuong’s Lacquer painting, Art U Gallery, Osahaka, Japan

My water buffalo – oil on canvas – 80×100 cm (#NTChuong33)

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My water buffalo – oil on canvas – 80×100 cm (#NTChuong33)

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Buffalo Kids – lacquer on wood – 45×60 cm (#NTChuong32)

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My water Buffalo – lacquer on wood – 45×60 cm (#NTChuong31)

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Buffalo Kid – lacquer on wood – 45×60 cm (#NTChuong30)

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Buffalo Kids – Gouache on paper – 42×60 cm (#NTChuong29)

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Dancing with water buffalo – lacquer on wood – 45×60 cm (#NTChuong28)

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Buffalo kids – lacquer on wood – 45×60 cm (#NTChuong27)

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Dancing with water buffalo – Gouache on paper – 43×60 cm (#NTChuong26)

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Tending buffalo – Gouche on paper – 43×60 cm (#NTChuong25)

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Nude – Oil on canvas – 90×90 cm (#NTChuong24)

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Nude – Oil on canvas – 90×90 cm (#NTChuong24)

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Love – Oil on canvas – 60×80 cm (#NTChuong23)

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Buffalo Kids – Oil on canvas – 60×80 cm (#NTChuong22)

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Buffalo kids – gouache on paper – 42×60 cm (#NTChuong21)

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Brothers – gouache on paper – 42×60 cm (#NTChuong20)

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Sleeping next to the water buffalo – gouache on paper – 42×60 cm (#NTChuong19)

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Self portrait – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong18)

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Self portrait – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong17)

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Self portrait – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong16)

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Self portrait – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong15)

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Sleeping next to the water buffalo – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong14)

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My water buffalo – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong13)

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Mother and daughter – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong12)

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Mother and child – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong11)

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Love – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong10)

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Dancing – gouache on paper – 42×62 cm (#NTChuong09)

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Buffalo Kids – Lacquer on wood – 80×100 cm (#NTChuong08)

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Lullaby – lacquer on wood – 80×100 cm (#NTChuong07)

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Mother and Child – lacquer on wood – 100×120 cm (#NTChuong06)

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Dancing with the water buffalo – lacquer on wood – 55×70 cm (#NTChuong05)

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Blessing – Lacquer – 55×70 cm (#NTChuong04)

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Dancing with the water buffalo – Lacquer – 70×90 cm (#NTChuong03)

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Self portrait – Lacquer – 55×70 cm (#NTChuong02)

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Twin friends – Lacquer – 70×90 cm (#NTChuong01)

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