Attend Conference for Dong Ho Woodblock Printings
Special Exhibition for Dong Ho Woodblock Printings at Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum The Forth from left: Vice Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Craftsman of Dong Ho Woodblock Printings, Misako Ohnuki, IRCI Deputy Director-General
On October 31, IRCI was invited by the VICAS (Vietnam National Institute of Culture and Arts Studies) to attend the opening ceremony of Dong Ho Woodblock Printings at Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum and International Conference of the Dong Ho Woodblock Printings held in Bac Ninh Province on November 1. It was an honor for IRCI to chair the session and moreover, was happy to find out that the safeguarding activities has been followed up in Viet Nam since IRCI initiated the Project “Research for Safeguarding ICH on the Verge of Extinction: Vietnamese ICH Element Dong Ho Woodblock Printing” (2013-2015) in cooperation with VICAS.
At the Session