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Nguyen Art Gallery - Vietnam Artworks and Paintings
Vietnam art gallery
Nguyen Art Gallery - Vietnam Artworks and Paintings

Authentic & Original Vietnam Paintings & Artworks by Talented Vietnamese Artists | Nguyen Art Gallery

Nguyen Art Gallery has been established for original and quality Vietnamese paintings since 2006. We are recognized as one of the Top 10 Best Fine Art Galleries in Hanoi, Vietnam. The name Nguyen Art means “Original Art”. The Gallery’s objective is to promote quality art from Vietnamese artists. Almost all artworks in our Gallery are oil on canvas paintings and lacquer paintings (son mai). The Gallery focuses on emerging Vietnamese artists. Their artworks express and communicate the imaginative aspects of their culture and reflect concerns that range broadly from the spiritual and aesthetic to the social and political.

Nguyen Art Gallery carries paintings using many traditional Vietnamese materials; these include lacquer painting (son mai paintings), charcoal paintings, and watercolor paintings on “Do” paper; as well as painting using such popular materials such as oil on canvas, acrylic on canvas.

These contemporary artworks are showcased in Nguyen Art Gallery which welcomes local access and also allows visitors from all over the world to cross the globe virtually and increase their understanding of quality art from Vietnam. The gallery love to show you many artworks from young talented and famous Vietnamese artists. Since it first opened in 2006, the Gallery has always looked for and found new faces in Vietnamese art and regularly supports them. The Gallery also holds regular exhibitions for young artists as well as the already well-known ones at its venue.

The artworks may be purchased directly from the Gallery in Hanoi or they may be viewed and ordered online on the website and we will ship the artwork worldwide. We do hope you enjoy our collection of Vietnamese artworks and paintings.

Exploring the Exquisite Artist Collection

Pond of White Lotuses V Vietnamese Lacquer Painting by Artist Do Khai
do khai

Material: Lacquer on wood
Subject: Lotus, Landscape

Hanoi Street Lights up

Material: Oil on canvas
Subject: Hanoi Street, People, Abstract

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Giap van tuan

Material: Oil on canvas & Lacquer on wood
Subject: Street, Flower

Autumn Wind - Vietnamese Oil Painting by Artist Dang Dinh Ngo
Dang Dinh Ngo

Material: Oil on canvas
Subject: Landscape

All artist was hard picked by experienced art curator Le Xuan Huong - Henry

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New Collections

Dang Hien

Size: 90cm*60cm | 35.4 inches*23.6 inches
Material: Lacquer on wood

Mother’s Little Sun II

ARTIST: Dang Hien
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 60cm*50cm | 23.6 inches*19.7 inches

Dang Hien

Size: 90cm*60cm | 35.4 inches*23.6 inches
Material: Lacquer on wood

Mother’s Little Sun I

ARTIST: Dang Hien
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 90cm*80cm | 35.4 inches*31.5 inches

Dang Hien

Size: 90cm*60cm | 35.4 inches*23.6 inches
Material: Lacquer on wood

White Lotus

ARTIST: Dang Hien
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 90cm*140cm | 35.4 inches*55.1 inches

ARTIST: Le Khanh Hieu
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 122cm*144cm | 48 inches* 56.7 inches

Le Khanh Hieu

Countryside Market

ARTIST: Le Khanh Hieu
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 120cm*120cm | 47.2 inches* 47.2 inches

Le Khanh Hieu

Hanoi Memoirs

ARTIST: Le Khanh Hieu
MATERIAL: Lacquer on wood
SIZE: 122cm*144cm | 48 inches* 56.7 inches

Giap Van Tuan

Size: 150cm*160cm | 59.06 inches*62.99 inches
Material: Oil on canvas

Street V

ARTIST: Giap Van Tuan
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 150cm*160cm | 59 inches*63 inches

Giap Van Tuan

Size: 150cm*160cm | 59.06 inches*62.99 inches
Material: Oil on canvas

Street IV

ARTIST: Giap Van Tuan
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 150cm*160cm | 59 inches*63 inches

Mai Thi Kim Uyen

Size: 100cm*120cm | 39.3 inches*47.2 inches
Material: Oil on canvas


ARTIST: Mai Thi Kim Uyen
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 100cm*120cm | 39.3 inches*47.2 inches

Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen

Size: 70cm*90cm | 27.6 inches*35.4 inches
Material: Oil on canvas

Peony II

ARTIST: Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 70cm*90cm | 27.6 inches*35.4 inches

Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen

Size: 75cm*90cm | 29.5 inches*35.4 inches
Material: Oil on canvas

Peony I

ARTIST: Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 75cm*90cm | 29.5 inches*35.4 inches

Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen

Size: 60cm*80cm | 23.6 inches*31.5 inches
Material: Oil on canvas


ARTIST: Nguyen Dinh Duy Quyen
MATERIAL: Oil on canvas
SIZE: 60cm*80cm | 23.6 inches*31.5 inches

Vietnamese Paintings by Subjects

spring sunshine
Landscape Paintings
In Mother's Embrace II - Vietnamese Lacquer Painting by Artist Dang Hien
Portrait Paintings
Autumn Roses - Vietnamese Oil Paintings by Artist Minh Chinh
Still Life Paintings
Vietnamese artworks - Nude Paintings
Nude Paintings
Dreamland Vietnamese Lacquer Painting by Artist Nguyen Van Nghia
Abstract Paintings
Small Street VII - Vietnamese Oil Painting by Artist Pham Hoang Minh
Street Paintings
Joyful Dance - Vietnamese Lacquer Painting by Artist Ngo Ba Cong
Animal Paintings
Pond of White Lotuses V Vietnamese Lacquer Painting by Artist Do Khai
Flower Paintings

Vietnamese Paintings by Materials

Street in Spring - Vietnamese Oil Painting by Artist Giap Van Tuan
Oil Paintings - Son Dau
vietnamese paintings lacquer son mai artworks
Lacquer Paintings - Son Mai
Tay Phuong Pagoda - Vietnamese Oil Paintings by Artist Pham Hoang Minh
Acrylic Paintings
vietnamese watercolor paintings by artist nguyen lam
Watercolor Paintings
Vietnamese Artworks & Paintings
Welcome to a world where creativity and inspiration converge. Step into our art gallery and embark on a journey of wonder and discovery. With walls adorned with masterpieces that evoke emotion, captivate the senses, and push the boundaries of imagination, our gallery is a haven for art enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike. Whether you're a seasoned admirer of the arts or a curious passerby, you'll be transported to a realm where aesthetics, skill, and vision intertwine to create a symphony of visual expression. As you wander through our gallery, you'll be mesmerized by the diverse range of artistic styles, mediums, and perspectives on display. From bold brushstrokes to intricate details, from classical to contemporary, our collection is a testament to the power of human creativity. Our art gallery is not just a space for showcasing art, but a sanctuary that fosters appreciation, conversation, and connection. Join us in celebrating the beauty of art, as we showcase the brilliance of local and international artists who have poured their hearts and souls into their work. Whether you're seeking inspiration, seeking to expand your artistic horizons, or simply seeking to immerse yourself in a world of aesthetic marvels, our gallery is a haven that beckons you to indulge in the magic of art. Step inside and let your senses be awakened as you experience the symphony of colors, shapes, and textures that await you in our esteemed art gallery.


We've shipped thousands of museum-quality Vietnamese artworks to art lovers all over the world. Each one is hand-crafted by our team of expert artists & craftsmen and delivered safely to your doorstep.


Hundreds of independent artists from all over regions of Vietnam choose Nguyen Art Gallery to exhibit their paintings & artworks. Every order pays an artist! Support the emerging artists of Vietnam to create more and more!


We launched our gallery back in 2006 and have spent the past decade-and-a-half building Vietnam's largest online art marketplace.


Nguyen Art gallery is home to art materials. Oil on Canvas, Colored Pencils, Natural Wood, Acrylic on Canvas, Lacquer on Wood, Mix Media on Canvas, Print on Canvas, Pastel, Watercolor...


We have collaborated to international shipping partners running 24/7 and do not stop finding reliable brands to ensure you get the minimum shipping cost and delivery time. FedEx Express, DHL, TNT, UPS and many more.


We're the one and only Nguyen Art Gallery. Thank you for browsing the best Vietnam marketplace and supporting the visual arts!

Vietnamese Paintings Space

The Art Exhibition Space

Nguyen Art Gallery is a unique art display area, creating a creative environment to exhibit and interact with artworks. It combines lighting, layout, and the arrangement of pieces in a delicate manner to turn them into vibrant experiences. It's not just a place for art exhibitions, but also a part of the art experience, fostering innovation and creativity in the art field and providing opportunities for artistic exchanges.


The Art Appraiser

The Art Appraiser Lê Xuân Hưởng is a creative and talented individual, possessing the ability to assess and evaluate artworks with keen insight and profound understanding. He has dedicated his life to studying and understanding art, having experienced a diverse array of hundreds of artworks from various periods and fields.

With a refined eye for appraisal, Lê Xuân Hưởng not only considers the outward beauty of a piece but delves into its influence and conveyed messages. He is capable of analyzing and interpreting art, understanding creative techniques, color, subjects, as well as the significance and historical context.

Lê Xuân Hưởng, as an art appraiser, is not only an expert in the field but also significantly contributes to the evaluation and appreciation of art. He plays a vital role in preserving and promoting art, awakening understanding and love for art in everyone

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Our Customers' Feedbacks

Vietnamese painting for sale feedback

"Colors and Vibrancy!"

Hi Ha,

our painting came back today. We are very happy with it. It brings a lot of colors and vibrancy to the room. Hope you are well.

All the best, Robbie

Customer feed backs, Nguyen Art Gallery

"Great Way to Spend an Afternoon!!"

Dear Mr. Henry Le,

Nguyen Art gallery really deserves to be in the top 5 Galleries in Hanoi. We have visited a lot of galleries in Hanoi, but Nguyen Art Gallery is the last one. It was very beautiful. The artworks here are very unique, and we really loved it. Especially, we love "Portrait number 29"  by Artist Mai Huy Dung and the story behind as well as the delicacy depicted in the artwork.

Once again, I want to give my appreciation to all of you!


Client 1 of Nguyen Art Gallery

Very Nice Art Gallery

Dear Ms. Sienna,

Sorry for my late reply. We have received the painting that we have seen on the website. It was really beautiful!
Firstly, we quite worried about the shipping as well as the painting's quality. Fortunately, it was fine. The painting was packed carefully and delivered on time. We also received both the sign of the Artist and the owner of the gallery.

We hung it in the middle of the living room. It’s so great and makes our living room cozier. Thuy, my wife said that the painting has brought the soul of Hanoi to USA :))
Once again thank Nguyen Art Gallery for this wonderful picture!
We will come back and buy a son mai painting in near future!


Art Gallery Review - Anh Do

"Thanks! Nice Gift Again"

Dear Mr. Henry Le,

Very handy those wine holders. Imagine having couple a glasses infront the paintings at the fire place. What a kind of the feelings!
Thank you, Henry and who ever pack that art painting box. Pack so nice and carefully!

Many thanks,


History of Vietnamese Art

Vietnamese painting has a rich and vibrant history that spans over a thousand years. The earliest known Vietnamese paintings were produced during the Dong Son culture, which existed from around 700 BC to AD 100. These paintings depicted daily life scenes, as well as religious and mythological subjects.

During the Ly and Tran dynasties (11th to 14th centuries), Vietnamese painting flourished, with the development of genres such as landscape, portrait, and still life. Buddhist themes also became prominent during this period.

In the 15th century, Chinese influence on Vietnamese painting increased, particularly in the use of ink and brush techniques.

The 18th and 19th centuries saw the development of different schools of painting in Vietnam, including the Hue School, which was known for its use of bold colors and detailed brushwork, and the Hanoi School, which was more influenced by French Impressionism.

In the 20th century, Vietnamese painting continued to evolve, with artists experimenting with different styles and techniques.

If you are interested in exploring art galleries that showcase Vietnam paintings and wish to ensure the authenticity of your chosen artwork, consider the following steps:

  1. Artist research: Take the time to investigate the artist behind the painting, delving into their distinctive style and artistic techniques.
  2. Provenance inquiry: Request the seller to provide any documentation or records that establish the painting's origin and history.
  3. Signature examination: Look for the artist's signature on the artwork, as it serves as a significant indicator of its genuineness.
  4. Material assessment: Scrutinize the materials used in the painting, ensuring they align with the time period and artistic style associated with Vietnam paintings.
  5. Expert evaluation: Seek the opinion of an art specialist who can carefully examine the artwork and provide professional insight into its authenticity.
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Vietnam paintings, often showcased in art galleries, exhibit unique characteristics that distinguish them from other art forms. Here are some key features to look out for:

  1. Vibrant color palette: Vietnam paintings make extensive use of bright and bold colors, creating a visually striking and captivating experience.
  2. Emphasis on nature and landscapes: These artworks often center around the depiction of natural elements and scenic landscapes, showcasing the beauty of Vietnam's environment.
  3. Utilization of traditional materials: Artists employ traditional mediums like silk, rice paper, and ink to create their masterpieces, preserving a sense of cultural heritage.
  4. Fusion of realism and abstraction: Vietnam paintings blur the lines between realism and abstraction, offering a unique artistic perspective that transcends strict categorizations.
  5. Expressive and emotional brushwork: The brushwork in these paintings is characterized by its expressiveness and emotional depth, allowing the artist's feelings and intentions to shine through.

When exploring art galleries featuring Vietnam paintings, these distinct qualities contribute to the rich artistic tapestry and cultural significance of the artworks on display.


When it comes to Vietnam lacquer paintings showcased in art galleries, artists need to follow specific guidelines to ensure successful creations:

  1. Prioritize a well-ventilated workspace to minimize inhalation of toxic lacquer fumes.
  2. Wear protective gloves to safeguard against skin irritation caused by direct contact with the lacquer.
  3. Apply a high-quality primer as a foundation to enhance lacquer adhesion to the painting's surface.
  4. Layer the lacquer in thin coats, allowing ample drying time between each layer to prevent excessive thickness and subsequent cracking.
  5. Opt for top-notch brushes designed for lacquer application, maintaining their cleanliness and effectiveness.
  6. Approach the artwork with patience and precision, working diligently to achieve desired results.
  7. Allow the lacquer to fully dry before handling or exhibiting the finished painting in art galleries.

By adhering to these guidelines, artists can create captivating Vietnam lacquer paintings suitable for display in art gallery settings.

Vietnam is a treasure trove for purchasing Vietnam lacquer paintings, with various options available, including art galleries, markets, and street vendors. Here are some popular avenues to explore:

  1. Art galleries: Across Vietnam, numerous art galleries showcase a diverse array of Vietnam lacquer paintings, featuring the works of talented local artists. Notable galleries include the Nguyen Art Gallery in Hanoi, among others.
  2. Night markets: Vibrant night markets, often nestled in tourist areas, present an opportunity to discover paintings crafted by local artists. These bustling markets remain open late into the night, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the vibrant art scene.
  3. Street vendors: In bustling cities such as Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, you might chance upon street vendors offering a variety of artwork, including captivating Vietnam lacquer paintings. Engaging with these vendors can lead to unique finds.
  4. Fine Arts Museum: The Fine Arts Museum, an excellent destination for art enthusiasts, boasts an extensive collection encompassing both traditional Vietnamese styles and contemporary works. It serves as a hub for appreciating the beauty of Vietnam lacquer paintings.

Whether exploring renowned art galleries or meandering through vibrant markets and encountering street vendors, Vietnam offers a multitude of avenues to acquire and appreciate the enchanting world of Vietnam lacquer paintings.


Vietnamese painting

Here are some of the current trends in Vietnamese painting:

  1. Modernism: Vietnamese artists are increasingly embracing modernism and exploring abstract art forms.
  2. Social Realism: Social realism still has a strong presence in Vietnamese art, as artists continue to document the lives and struggles of the Vietnamese people.
  3. Contemporary Art: Vietnamese contemporary art is gaining recognition globally, with many Vietnamese artists exploring new mediums and techniques.
  4. Urban Art: Graffiti and street art are becoming more popular in Vietnamese cities, with artists using public spaces to showcase their work.
  5. Folk Art: Traditional Vietnamese folk art, such as lacquer painting and silk painting, continue to be popular among both local and international collectors.
  6. Minimalism: Many Vietnamese artists are exploring minimalistic approaches to art, using simple lines and shapes to create powerful compositions.
  7. Expressionism: Vietnamese expressionism is characterized by bold brushstrokes, vibrant colors, and an emotional intensity that captures the spirit of Vietnam.

Overall, Vietnamese painting is a diverse and dynamic field that continues to evolve and grow.


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