Nguyen Than, born 1948 in Ninh Binh, Vietnam

Awards

1970 Brass medal, National Fine Art & Literature prize for painting titled ‘PORTRAIT OF THE LOVER’.

1973 Gold medal, National Fine Art & Literature prize for sculpture titled ‘MOUNTAINOUS DREAM’.

1995 Diploma ‘ART AND WORDS’ issued on 3rd November, 1995 by PITTURA ITALIA.

Exhibitions

2009: Group exhibition Recent Works 2009 of 200 artists to conclude this year’s 10 creative workshops at The Museum of Fine Art Ho Chi Minh City 6th August. (Trien lam bao cao ket qua 10 trai sang tac & tac tham moi 2009)

Group exhibition NEW CREATIVE WAY Lacquer painting at Museum of Fine Art in Ho Chi Minh City, June. Works exhibited and auctioned at The 3rd Consular Club Charity Art Auction on 27th February at Sherwood Saigon.

Group exhibition for Tet ‘SUM HOP va ZEN’ of Zen Collection, 2008/09.

Group exhibition co-organised by Operation Smile at Exhibition Hall, Le Thanh Ton Saigon.

2008: Works exhibited and auctioned at The 2nd Consular Club Charity Art Auction on 29th February at Sherwood Saigon.

Group exhibition for Tet ‘SUM HOP va ZEN’ by Zen Collection, 2007/08.

Exhibition in Switzerland.

2007: Solo exhibition ‘NGUOI DAN BA SOI NGUONG’, 10th April at Zen Gallery Saigon.

Group exhibition at NLB, April in Singapore.

Group exhibition ‘ARTISTS 9 at ZEN’, July at Zen Gallery.

2006: Group exhibition for Tet ‘SUM HOP va ZEN’ of Zen Collection, 2006/07.

Works exhibited and auctioned at The 1st Consular Club Charity Art Auction in November at Sedona Town Club Saigon.

Group exhibition ‘ARTISTS 7 at ZEN’ in July at Zen Gallery.

2005: Exhibition at Lawrence S Ting, Ho Chi Minh City.

2004: Painting and installation at Tuyen Lam Lake.

Exhibition at Palace Hotel in Dalat City.

2003: Exhibition in Toulouse, France.

Exhibition at The Fine Art Association Ho Chi Minh City.

2002: Event ‘VIET NHAT’ at The Fine Art Association Ho Chi Minh City.

2001: Exhibition at Bong Sen Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City.

2000: Exhibition at 21 Art Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City.

1999: Exhibition at Trang An Gallery in Hanoi.

Exhibition at Bong Sen Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City.

1998: Exhibition in Bruxen.

Exhibition at Blue Space Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City.

1997: Exhibition at Tresor 97 Singapore International.

Exhibition at Singapore Exhibition & Convention, Suntec City.

Work auctioned at ‘THE ARTISTS OF ASIAN ART IN THE 20th CENTURY’ organised by Sotheby’s in Singapore.

Event at Espace Gallery kiron 10 rue La Vaquerie, Paris.

Exhibition at Blue Space Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City.

Exhibition at Tu Do Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City.

1996: Exhibition in Ballens Switzerland.

Exhibition in San Francisco.

Participate in event organised at Fujita Center Art Museum, Japan.

1995: Participate in ‘Art and Words’ 3rd to 6th November, in Melbourne, Australia.

Participate in event ‘Art in the South Festival’

Exhibition at The Fine Art Association of Ho Chi Minh City.

Art event at Turlle Key Centrre 7th Farmlane, London.

Solo exhibition of paintings and installations at home studio.

Exhibition at Noga Hilton, Switzerland.

1994: Exhibition at Hang Bai Gallery, Hanoi.

1993: Vietnam Festival exhibition in Hong Kong.

1991-1992: Uncorked Soul Plum Blossoms in Hong Kong, Singapore and Miami Fair.

Participate in Saigon Tourist gallery’s events and competitions

Participate in art events at LamSon Gallery.

1973: Sculpture works in Can Tho.

1972: Participate in art event at Saigon Continental Hotel.