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Thanh Le Cong

 (born 1931)
Thanh Le Cong is active/lives in Viet Nam.  Thanh Le Cong is known for sculpture.

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Thanh Le Cong


Le Cong Thanh (born in Danang 1931)

He graduated from the College of Fine Arts of Hanoi in Vietnam (1962) as well as from the Moscow School of Arts (1970).

Thanh is considered today to be the dean of Vietnamese sculptors and the artist who has embraced all the conflicts of his culture and the dispute between tradition and modernity.

He was an art professor from 1963 to 1985; his best known work is a 30 meter monument entitled "Victory", made to commemorate the end of the war.   His work is dominated by the human figure, particularly the female form.

In 2001 he won the Vietnam State Award and the First Class Labor Order.  His work has been present at the Vietnam Fine Art Museum since 1970 and  ...  Displaying 750 of 962 characters.



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About  Thanh Le Cong

Born:  1931 - Danang, Vietnam
Known for:  sculpture