The final photo book is ready!!! This is the last one out of three publications, dealing with urban city development and modern life in Vietnam. It is finally printed and will be available from end of March.
In the years 2013 / 2014 & 2015 I was commissioned to take photographs of people in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Hue and Hoi An. In each place I visited around 30 people in their
homes or at work and asked them about their life in Vietnam. The outcome is forming one
chapter in each book, which otherwise documents the urban developments of
Vietnam's fast growing cities - in between ancient traditions and culture. The latest photo book is describing the urban challenges of the coastal city Da Nang, followed by the towns Hoi An and Hue.
In case you are lucky and currently in Vietnam, there are two launch events
you could attend:
The first one will take place on 28th March at 7pm
Da Nang Library, 46 Bach Dang, Da Nang City.
The second one is on 29th March at 7pm
Goethe Institute Hanoi, 56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hanoi. Click here
Being involved in this project was an absolute privilege; it brought the
people of Vietnam close to my heart and I will never forget the
hospitality and generosity I experienced. I hope I made you curious to visit Vietnam yourself. Or buy the book; it can soon be ordered via Amazon. It is published
at 'Fine Art Publishing House', Hanoi, by editor Michael
Waibel. ISBN 978-604-78-4045-8