Korean folk paintings displayed in Hanoi

An exhibition of ancient Seoul and Korean traditional paintings opens at the Korean Cultural Center in Hanoi.

The display features more than 40 works in the categories of royal folk, ordinary folk paintings, Korean traditional crafts.

The exhibition describes the characteristics of Korean people in daily and spiritual life.

Highlight exhibits of the event are folk paintings by artist Jung Seung Hui. She was the student of Kim Man Hui, the only Korean artist recognized as the intangible cultural heritage Number 18. Jung Seung Hui has been contributing greatly to the development of national folk paintings nowadays.

The event will run until June 17.

By Kim Khanh

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