Art & Music

Vans Announces House of Vans 2021, an Interactive Digital Pop-Up Experience

Montréal, QC. (March 11, 2021) – Vans is thrilled to announce the first-ever digital House of Vans, live on houseofvans.ca from March 22 – 25, 2021. The event...

Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish Big Winners at Grammys as Beyonce Makes History

On Sunday March 14, 2021, Trevor Noah of “The Daily Show” hosted the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony that was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  As with other...

Best Books Of 2020: Morals of the Stories

The volatile year of 2020 has finally passed, with unsolved challenges ahead. But, let's start a new, hopeful, optimistic, and beautiful 2021 Lunar New Year. From these books’ compelling pages, we can...

How Japanese Kintsugi Brings Beauty to Flawed Items, Including Ourselves

In Japanese, "kintsugi" (金継ぎ) means "golden joinery." It is an art form that mends broken items by soldering fragments together using precious metals such as gold. The birth of...

Hoi An Flood – Determination and ingenuity allowed inhabitants to make the best of a challenging time.

Lên, 57 years old, offered boat rides the day after typhoon Molave hit central Vietnam. This area...

5 Minutes with Alden Anderson: Focusing on Ethnic Minorities

From the age of nine, Alden Anderson was attracted to photography. Now, with more than 20 years in the profession, the 37-year-old photographer from Los Angeles has...

Tidy House, Tidy Mind

How to keep the house neat and tidy? This question is asked for a simple reason. Everybody has to clean their home. Cleaning and organizing things gives people a feeling of control...

Exploring The Famous Centuries-Old Bat Trang Ceramic Village

“Nga Son straw-mat, Bat Trang potteryNam Dinh fabric, Ha Dong silk.”(Literal Translation) Bat Trang Ceramic Village is located on the outskirts of Hanoi, part of Gia Lam District,...

The Mysterious Story Behind Da Co Hoai Lang

“Oh my husbandWith your sword, you went to answer the king’s callI wait restlessly for news of youStay up all nightI wait for news of youAll my being hurts...”

Learning Vietnamese Culture Through Soundbites

So far this year, Hoàng Thùy Linh, Hòa Minzy and Chi Pu have released their latest songs, all of which adopted a historical setting in Vietnam. Chi Pu’s Cung Đàn Vỡ Đôi (Broken...

ROM to Reopen on July 11 and What to Expect

After months of closure due to COVID-19, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) will open its doors to welcome visitors in a safe and pleasant environment. Some special exhibitions and additional spaces will open...

Paint the City Black – Making an Impact on Anti-Racism

Artists have expressed their support of the Black Lives Matter movement by painting a mural of George Floyd in Toronto’s graffiti alley on Saturday, June 6. A peaceful protest was...

The Art of Appreciation

Street art has become one of the ways Toronto artists have been able to show their support for frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. With many barricades and walls...

Tuan-An Tran, a Vietnamese Virtuoso Living in the United States.

Tuan-An Tran is a talented Vietnamese guitarist, who always has his homeland on his mind. Through his music, which has been imprinted with the national soul, Tran expresses his great love for...

Recommendation On 5 Nobel Literature-Winning Books

Dear Life - Alice Munro Alice Munro is a famed Canadian writer with successful short stories that are always highly rated for the beautiful style, sophisticated storytelling as...

Top 7 Meaningful Oscar Best Picture Winners Through The Years

Ben-Hur Ben-Hur is the greatest and most favoured film in the history of silent films, which grossed up to $90 million and won 11 awards out...

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