“Painting is a solitary game, played by a quite soul full of truth and is expressed through implications that everyone possesses and whishes for. That is a pure token which suddenly opens soaking us in fascination and releasing our soul”
HO HUU THU.
1940 Born in Nghe An province, Vietnam.
1964 Graduated from the National Fine Art College of Saigon.
Former professor of the National Fine Art College of Saigon before 1975.
1960 Silver Medal, The Fine Art Competition by ESSO
1990 2nd Prize, The National Fine Art Competition, Selected Collections in The National Art Museum of Hanoi and The Fine Art Museum of Ho Chi Minh City
1963-1974: Annually participated in the Young Artists Association‘s exhibitions
1972 First Personal Show at Alliance Françoise Saigon
1992 Asian Master Gallery BHD Malaysia
1992 ”Art & Materials’92 “at Singapore’s National Museum Art Gallery
1993 ”New Space’ By Vietnamese and Singaporean Artists
1994 The Fine Art Museum of the city
1994 L’e space Jacques Pervert, Dunkerque, Gallery Bellin Paris, France
1994 “Asian – Vietnam International Modern Art” in Ho Chi Minh City
1996 Fujita Vente Art Museum, Japan
1996 The 2nd” Asian – Vietnam International Modern art Exhibition”
2000 Vietnam Museum of Fine Art in Hanoi
2000 Golden Colorado, Oakland Asian; Cultural center, California, USA
2001 Vietnam- Japan Art at The Fine Art Museum of Ho chi Minh City
2002 Participated in “EPIC” Exhibition at Gajah Gallery
2002 Ho Huu Thu – Nguyen Trung exhibition at Gajah Gallery in Singapore
2003 Personal exhibition at Gajah gallery in Singapore
2004 Participated in the ASIAN MASTERS exhibition in Singapore
2005 Participated in the World Bank group USA
2009 Group exhibition at Intercontinental Asiana Saigon hotel.
2015 Participated in Polo Charity in HCMC.
Numerous of his works are collected by art collectors in Vietnam and overseas as in the United States of America, France, Australia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan, Korea and Singapore,…
And his works are regularly sold at international auctions with Sotheby’s, Christies’ and others auction houses.
The Museum of Fine Art Vietnam and The Art Museum of Singapore, the United State of America also collected his works.