My eldest sister – Part 2: Eldest sister

‘Chi Toi’, is a project composed of two exhibitions, in two stages, by 20 local young graduates of the Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts University. For this project, San Art has asked artists to artistically respond to the popular lyrics of a 1980s song called ‘Chi Toi’ (My Sister), by Trần Tiến. The lyrics of this song speak of a young man’s eldest sister and her dedication to her family. It speaks of a particular kind of love, of sacrifice and familial duty. It also reflects a customary attitude...

Everything illuminated

‘Everything Illuminated’ brings two generations of artists together, attempting to engage the legacy of Vietnam’s war-time past, to transform its memory into new articulations.