“Departures: Intersecting Vietnamese Modern Art with R. Streitmatter-Tran” at de Sarthe Gallery, in Wong Chuk Hang.
The Collector by Enid Tsui
Richard Streitmatter-Tran wants to bridge the gap between traditional and contemporary Vietnamese art
Streitmatter-Tran’s exhibition in Wong Chuk Hang also includes works by painters from Vietnam who chose to live in Paris in the 1930s. Plus: Fung Ming Chip takes a darker turn with new sculptural works
Enid joined the Post as senior culture writer in 2015 after a long career as a business and politics journalist at the Financial Times, the Nikkei Asian Review, RTHK Radio 3, and the Economist Group in Hong Kong and in London. She returned as the Post's art editor in 2020 after taking a year off to pursue a Master's degree in art history.