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Music Is Meditation: Leptoni Audio’s High-Fidelity Amplifiers

We’re surrounded by sound—the looping recorded voice of the bap xao seller; the honking of motorbike horns; the distorted noise coming out of speakers...
Tim Allen Song Of Kieu Credit Ann Molloy

From Playing Around To A Penguin Classic: Tim Allen’s The Song...

"The Song of Kiều" has been called Vietnam’s greatest work of literature and its author, Nguyen Du, has been likened to Shakespeare. Penguin Classics...
Huynh Vinh Son

Ask A Senior: Huynh Vinh Son On Creative Struggles

“Weight loss—and I mean the healthy, sustainable kind—only happens if it’s embedded in one’s lifestyle. So does creativity,” says Huynh Vinh Son as he...

Cultural Trends In Vietnam 2019: Seven Experts Share Their Opinions

Inspired by the dramatic cultural shifts in our home country, last year we asked five experts to tell us about cultural trends in Vietnam....
Kiquy Pham

Kiquy Pham Defines Fashion Illustration In Vietnam

Fashion illustration communicates ideas. It's a visual way of brainstorming before clothing is produced, or record looks for publications and promotional materials. The profession...
indochine2.0

Indochine 2.0: Four Vietnamese Photographers Define Indochine Today

Indochina, a geographical word coined at the beginning of the 19th century, originally referred to the region between India and China. As the French...
Le Hong Lam, Vietnamese films

Vietnamese Film: A Journey Through Cinema With Journalist Le Hong Lam

Film journalist Le Hong Lam's passion for cinema began as a child when he saw Tran Khanh Du’s 1979 wartime drama "Mẹ Vắng Nhà"...

Von Wong Visualizes The Viral Strawpocalypse

In the lobby of Estella Place, a new retail podium in the prime District 2 of Ho Chi Minh City, stood a gigantic model...

Phat Beatz The Old-School Hip-Hop Head Turned Muse Inc. CEO

“This one was for the ‘Color Me Run,’ this one was for Deadmau5, and this was for my US tour last year,” Phatbeatz says...

Hau Le: The Hidden Gem Of Vietnamese Fashion Photography

“I don’t believe in beauty standards.” So says Hau Le, who, despite starting his photography career in only 2015, has already been featured in Harper’s...