Vietnamese masterpieces on museum website

Three Vietnamese museums have been chosen to display their collections on a virtual museum – a collection of masterpieces from around the world.

Vietnamese artifacts displayed online
Vietnam Net Bridge, 11 April 2008

The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, the National Museum of Vietnamese History and the Vietnam Museum of Fine Arts are among the 47 international museums chosen to participate in the online educational project.

The website is run by a network of Asian and European museums called ASEMUS. Check out the virtual collection here. [I’ll also add a link to the resources section]

Related Books:
Museum Treasures of Southeast Asia by B. Campell
Who Owns Objects?: The Ethics And Politics of Collecting Cultural Artefacts
Museums Of Southeast Asia by I. Lenzi
The Art of Champa by J. Hubert
Extraordinary Museums of Southeast Asia by K. Kelly
Hindu-Buddhist Art Of Vietnam: Treasures From Champa by E. Guillon
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

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Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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