Italians Launch Art Contest

Poet Pier Paolo Pasolini

The Italian Embassy in association with the Ha Noi Fine Arts University has launched a contemporary art competition that will conclude during the sixth Italian Cultural Week in Vietnam’s capital from October 20-30.

Called “VIET IT! (“It” being Vietnamese for “Italian”), the contest for Vietnamese people has the theme of the maternal relationship that Italian poet Pier Paolo Pasolini honored in Supplica a Mia Madre.

The winner will receive a scholarship from an Italian art school. To enter, register at before October 17.

All the entries will be on public display at the Viet Art Centre, 42 Yet Kieu Street, Ha Noi from October 21.

By V. X – Translated by Kim Khanh

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