Calligraphy exhibition to celebrate Hanoi capital’s 1,010th anniversary

12:33 30/09/2020
More than 100 calligraphy works are set to go on show to the public at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi between October 2-10 as part of a range of activities to commemorate the 1,010th anniversary of the former imperial citadel of Thang Long, now Hanoi capital.

The exhibition, themed “Thang Long-Hanoi,” and will see the participation of 10 calligraphy clubs from across the capital city, in addition to many clubs from all three of the country’s regions.

The event will provide a space for the community to enjoy and members of the public can view calligraphers writing Nom, the Chinese character-based Vietnamese script.

Visitors will be given the chance to write Nom script themselves, chat with the calligraphers and enjoy an array of interactive activities.