Category: <span>Art</span>

Christie’s Paris, France: Women in Art

Christie’s Paris, France: Women in Art

Women in Art From the XVIth to the XXIst Century We are very proud to organise in France the first sale dedicated to women artists. In recent months, we have watched as events devoted to women artists were held by museums, including the exhibition “Peintres femmes, 1780-1830” at the Musée du Luxembourg, the upcoming exhibition...

June 18, 2021April 18, 2022
Incubating Culture in Vietnam and Hue’s Rebirth as Vietnam’s Center of Art & Heritage

Incubating Culture in Vietnam and Hue’s Rebirth as Vietnam’s Center of Art & Heritage

Incubating Culture in Vietnam and Hue’s Rebirth as Vietnam’s Center of Art and Heritage Hosted by Harvard Kennedy School, Fulbright University Vietnam & Boi Tran Garden I remember very fondly our meeting at your home. Mostly I shared a respect for your pioneer-ship for making Hue’s artistic rebirth a reality. Professor Thomas J VallelySenior Advisor,...

January 18, 2020April 21, 2022
Boi Tran: The Watchful Dream

Boi Tran: The Watchful Dream

Boi Tran: The Watchful Dream Boi Tran knows that passion, this peppery spice of time, reveals the flavours of life but that the suffering which it engenders offers more slumber without night than nights without sleep. She lives and paints in her magic garden nestled on Thien An Hill in Hue, proud but comforting, where the...

October 26, 2017April 20, 2022
Best of Both Worlds

Best of Both Worlds

Best of Both Worlds Born in Hue, Vietnam, Boi Tran is a member of the Vietnam Fine Art Association. Since 1996, she amongst few prominent contemporary artists in Hue participated in several exhibitions and also had her works displayed in renowned exhibitions across Asia and Europe as well as private collections locally and internationally, especially...

December 1, 2014April 15, 2022
Complete Transcendence

Complete Transcendence

Complete Transcendence Mother and children fetched nearly USD 10,000 at Christie’s Hong Kong, May 26, 2013. The triptych lacquer was Boi Tran’s fourth painting sold internationally through auctions held by Sotheby’s and Christie’s since 2008.  Boi Tran is only the second Vietnamese female painter, the other being Le Thi Luu (1911 – 1988), selected by...

August 16, 2013April 20, 2022
Sotheby’s Hong Kong: Boi Tran and Madonna

Sotheby’s Hong Kong: Boi Tran and Madonna

Sotheby’s Hong Kong: Boi Tran and Madonna Boi Tran’s pictorial work presents profound originality: it is part of an isolated approach, removed from the dominant schools; it expresses the search for universal humanism deeply rooted in a characteristically Vietnamese sensitivity. Boi Tran’s paintings and lacquers fit neither into the line of the School of Fine...

October 5, 2008April 20, 2022
A True Sense of Nostalgia at Boi Tran Art Gallery

A True Sense of Nostalgia at Boi Tran Art Gallery

A True Sense of Nostalgia at Boi Tran Art Gallery In an excellent state of preservation after these years, artist Luu Ly now bequeaths his precious treasure to artist Boi Tran. By a mere coincidence, the Fall-Winter art class held by artist Than Trong Su linked to the sketchbook and returned to Boi Tran eventually....

October 18, 2007April 20, 2022
Christie’s Singapore: Southeast Asian Pictures’ Letter to Boi Tran Art Gallery

Christie’s Singapore: Southeast Asian Pictures’ Letter to Boi Tran Art Gallery

Christie’s Singapore: Southeast Asian Pictures’ Letter to Boi Tran Art Gallery About Christie’s Founded in 1766, Christie’s is a world-leading art and luxury business. Renowned and trusted for its expert live and online auctions, as well as its bespoke private sales, Christie’s offers a full portfolio of global services to its clients, including art appraisal,...

December 9, 1999April 20, 2022