Fri 28 Jul 2017, 9.30 am
Hanoi 1010 Cultural Exchange Space
32 Vong Thi street, Buoi ward, Tay Ho district, Hanoi
From the organizer:
You are invited to the event “From Traditional to Modern Tò He” to get to know the origin of the traditional Vietnamese children’s toy Tò He (toy figurine) its transformation from past to present.
– 9h30 to 10h: welcome guests.
– 10h to 10h10: opening program (introducing Hanoi 1010 & purpose of the event).
– 10h10 to 10h30: introduction from artisans about the origin of Tò He
– 10h30 to 11h: introduction from artisans about the transformation of Tò He from past to present.
– 11h to 11h30: introduction to the process of making Tò He
– 14h to 15h: talk with Tò He artisans: Preservation and development of the Tò He craft – a Vietnamese cultural identity.
– 15h to 17h: participants get hands-on experience of making Tò He and other folk toys under the guidance of artisans and MyHanoi members (*).
– 17h: end of program
For more information, please contact:
Địa chỉ: 32 Vong Thi street, Buoi ward, Tay Ho district, Hanoi
Hotline: 090 421 9421
Email: [email protected]
(*) A materials fee will be charged to cover the costs of supplies for the Tò He making experiment
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Translated by Hanoi Grapevine