Hoi An Grafted Painting Sets Vietnam Guiness Record

Hoai River by photographer Nguyen Cong Hung won the first prize of the photo contest "Hoi An in my eyes". It will be also displayed at the Hoai River Square.

A painting grafted with thousands of art photos for the art photo contest “Hoi An in my eyes” has been recognized as a record in the Viet Nam Guinness Book, the director of the Culture and Information Center of Hoi An Town said.

Together with 150 other art photos, the 60m x 1.5m painting will be displayed at the Hoai River Square in Hoi An Ancient Town on December 31.

The photo contest “Hoi An in my eyes” was organized by the People’s Committee of Hoi An Town, Ho Chi Minh City Photographic Association and TQPR Joint-Venture Company to welcome APEC Viet Nam 2006.

By N.Hung – Translated by Kim Khanh

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