In operation at the end of 2016, Da Nang Museum of Fine Arts is trying to promote it to become a cultural address can not be ignored by the people and tourists.
Da Nang Museum of Fine Arts displays 200 works and artifacts on each theme at 3 levels. In the first floor with modern art theme of Danang and the younger generation; 2nd floor with modern Da Nang art and the area of lacquer, oil painting, silk; Da Nang folk art and the area.
According to painter Nguyen Trung Ky, deputy director of Da Nang Museum of Fine Arts, despite not owning high-value works, the museum displays quite a lot of quality works that are highly appreciated by professionals such as: Hoi An’s oil paintings, Hoi An’s oil paintings, Truong Be’s lacquer paintings, and the holiness of land and people (Nguyen Thanh Son oil paintings). The Museum also holds many sketches on the subject of resistance of late painter Nguyen Duc Hanh. There is a picture he wrote on the battlefield, a picture he collected and redrawn in the early 2000s. Experts recently rated these works both artistic and rare material on a stage. The history of the nation.
According to Ky, the work of collecting artifacts is very difficult, the high-value works are almost sold out, some of the prices are too high compared with the budget. Therefore, the museum also advocates the beginning of the quality work of young talented artists.
“With more than 600 existing works, we will continue to accelerate the work of collectibles; Assured quarterly, fixed galleries will replace works for space innovation. The seminar room often organizes the exhibition once a month to create a space that is always new, “Ky said.
The efforts of Da Nang Museum of Fine Arts initially brought about positive signals. Since its inception, the museum has collaborated with the Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Association to organize 3 major exhibitions, including Spring and Son, Da Nang through the artist’s eyes, Meet in March and forthcoming. Colors of April, attract many famous artists to participate.
Visitors to the museum from 19-12-2016 to 23-4-2017 reached 5,667 turns, of which foreign visitors reached 499 turns; Domestic customers 5,168 times. Many foreigners are quite surprised when Danang has a museum of modern art. Seren Awalt (Malaysian nationality) said, “I like the colorful world, many beautiful works, impressive display. Through the work, I understand more about the land, people of Vietnam beautiful and peaceful.
Meanwhile, local people also expressed their excitement when visiting the museum. “I am Danang people, very proud of the city where there is a great art collection of people in Quang Nam – Da Nang,” a visitor wrote in the museum’s memoirs.
According to the report of Da Nang Museum of Fine Arts, museum visitors are mainly artists, painters, students of art schools, delegations of students in the city. Meanwhile, most foreigners are foreigners, most of them self-study and visit the museum.
Ha Thanh Van, director of Danang Fine Arts Museum, said that the promotion was also paid special attention by the museum’s management. The museum has actively organized meeting with 60 travel agencies in the area to put the museum on tour, routes; Make a brochure of the museum and located at the information booths of the Visitor Assistance Center of the Danang Tourism Promotion Center; Sending notice to schools in the city so that the schools arrange to take students to visit …
“However, the museum has not yet been widely known. In the near future, we will promote the propaganda and promote this place is the golden address of art lovers and the cradle of love with fine art, “Van said.