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Bui Huu Hung(1997)
Life- Lacquer on wood (64cm x 180cm)
Currently,  in the offical Hall, Sofitel Hanoi Plaza Hotel, Hanoi, Viet nam.


1957 Born in Hanoi, Vietnam
Graduated from Hanoi Fine Arts University

1975 Studied lacquer painting with lacquer artists at traditional shops

1986 Set up Nha San Studio in Hanoi. Member of the Vietnam Fine Art Association

1996 Member of International Association of Lacquer painters, Director of the Nha San Studio and Lacquer artists Workshop in Hanoi


Exhibition of lacquer works at Autralian Ambassy Hanoi, Vietnam.

1996 Exhibition of lacquer paintings, Bell Gallery Hanoi, Vietnam.

1998 Exhibition at Gallery 27 Cork Street London.

1999 “A Novel Traditional”, Apricot Gallery Hanoi Vietnam.

           “A Novel Traditional”, Plum Blossoms Gallery Hongkong & Singapore.

           Exhibition in King Road Gallery, London England & Plum Blossoms Hong Kong.

2000 Motcomband King Road Gallery London.

2001 “Rumination” at Metropole - Hanoi, Vietnam.

2002 “Recollection of The Past” at Apricot Gallery in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.

2004 “Bui Huu Hung’s Lacquers”, in Museum of Americas, Miami, USA.

2005 “Vietnam Nostalgia”. Galerie J.G.Armenegaud, Rue du Bac Paris. Accompanying Catalogue.

2009 “Nostalgia” at the Red Gallery in Dubai, UAE


Exhibitions Lacquer paiting, Vasava, Poland.

1983 Exhibitions in Occidental, Sophia Bulgaria.

1993 “Art Spring”, Allian Francais, Hanoi Vietnam.

1994 “Avant-Garde”, Exhibitions House, Hanoi Vietnam.

1996 “Lacquer International” Fuitiija Art Museum Tokyo.

1997 “The Sacred Seasons”, Notices Gallery, Singapore with Nguyen Tu Nghiem.

           “Past & Present”, Maison des Arts Europe Asia Paris France with Le Hong Thai.

1998 “Nostalgia”, at Metropole, Hanoi, with Thanh Chuong.

          “With Heart and Soul and Mind” New World Art Center, NewYork, USA.

2001 Exhibitions “Comtemporary Art From Viet nam – Norway”

2002 “Where the Rivers Meets” group exhibition Luxembourg and continued at “Libre de Bruxelles”. University, Brussels, Belgium.

2003 International Exhibition “The First Beijing International Art Biennale” in Beijing, China.

2006 International Exhibition “Dragon and Butterfly” in Victoria Museum, Rome, Italy.

2008 “Merging The Best Of East And West” group exhibition in Limkowing University – London, England.


Eastern Fine Arts Museum of USSR.

Singapore Art Museum.

Museum of Sydney Autralia.

Museum of ULB University in Brussels Belgium.


Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong.

Vietnamese Embassy, London England.

Vietnamese Embassy, Brussels Belgium.


1998 Bui Huu Hung published by Art House Consultancy London.

1999 Bui Huu Hung produced by Apricot Gallery Hanoi.

           "A Novel Tradition" published by Plum Blossoms Hong Kong & Apricot Gallery Hanoi.

2003 "Bui Huu Hung Vietnam Nostalgia" published by Viet gallery USA.

2005 "Bui Huu Hung Vietnam Nostalgia" published by Galerie JD.Armengaud, Paris & Red River Gallery Hanoi.


Bui Huu Hung
Story of Lac Long Quan and Au Co 
Lacquer on wood -244cm x 610cm 
Currently, at the Vietnamese embassy in Belgium (from 2002).

ARTIST Bui Huu Hung