‘Quan Ho’ singing or folk love duets will now be promoted in
France, by the Vietnam Institute of Culture and Arts and the Vietnam Culture
Centre in France in coordination with the Departments of Culture, Sports and
Tourism of the northern provinces of Bac Ninh and Bac Giang.
Accordingly, an exhibition featuring 50 photographs and valuable objects on
‘Quan Ho’ singing, recognized as an ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage’ by UNESCO in
2009, will take place from January 22 to February 22 at the Vietnam Culture
Centre in France.
The exhibits have been selected from collectors and archives, both at home and
There will also be screenings and talks on ‘Quan Ho’ singing during the
Two delegations of 17 artists, experts and lecturers from the country will
travel to France to perform and introduce the Vietnamese traditional art form in
Paris and other French cities.