Tran Tuan's abstract painting is unique.
It's different with other abstract painting because it’s spiritual of Eastern painting.
His artwork "My Hanoi city" was ranked third in the top ten of the competition "Bright light-Big city" organized by Saatchi Gallery-London-May, 2013.
Abstract paintings of Tran Tuan is intense. He always works with medium of oil on canvas.
Minimal and often viewed as being simplistic, Tran Tuan's artworks is enriched by his use of vivid colors and generous layering techniques. The results are incredible paintings that give the viewers a glimpse into Tran Tuan's innermost thoughts.
Born in Vietnam October, 25th, 1961, live in Hanoi, Vietnam, Tran Tuan is an established painter whose paintings have found their way into the hands of private collectors in Europe, Asia and America.
Tran Tuan graduated from the Fine Art University in Hanoi and has exhibited his art in Vietnam, Paris and New York.
1976-1981: Graduated from the Fine Art College of Vietnam.
1985-1990: Graduated from the Fine Art University of Vietnam.
Language: French, English.
Honors & Awards:
-2013: Artworks “My Hanoi city” was ranked Third in the Top Ten of the competition "Bright light- Big city" organized by Saatchi gallery-London.
-1994: Award of Vienamese painting.
Collections & Exhibits : There are many artworks of oil painting in the private collectors in Danish, Norway, United Kingdom, France, America, Australia, Singapore, HongKong,Indonesia, Philippine.
-2013, May: Artworks “My Hanoi city” was ranked Third in the Top Ten of the competition "Bright light- Big city" organized by Saatchi gallery-London.
-2014, Artist of the day at Saatchi Art
2011:- 6th solo exhibition:"The world" at Vietnam Fine Arts Museum- No 66-Nguyen Thai Hoc street-Hanoi-Vietnam.
2008:- Opening of trantuanstudio at 91-Hang Bong street- Hanoi-Vietnam.
2007: - 5th Solo Exhibition "Joy to live" at Viet art center 42-Yetkieu-Hanoi - Vietnam.
2006: - 4th Solo exhibition "Red afternoon" at Viet Nam fine arts museum- Hanoi.
2000: -3rd Solo exhibition "Portrait painting" at Mai Gallery-Hanoi.
-2nd Solo Exhibition "Space" at Hong Hac Gallery- Ho Chi Minh city.
1997: -1st Solo Exhibition "One journey of Painting" at 29 Hang Bai street- Hanoi.
2017:"Phuong"- Contemporary art nude-Vietnam Fine Arts Museum- No 66-Nguyen Thai Hoc street-Hanoi-Vietnam.
2015: "Today and forever" exhibition- Vietnam Fine Arts Museum- No 66-Nguyen Thai Hoc street-Hanoi-Vietnam.
2014: "Meeting" exhibition-Haiphong-Vietnam
2013: "Hong Bang" exhibition-Hai phong-Vietnam
2012: "Today and forever" exhibition-Hai phong-Vietnam
2010: -"National Fine Arts exhibition"
2007: - Show artworks on PicassoMio Gallery- Spain.
2006 : - Display artworks at Gallery Vietnam in New York, USA.
2005 : -National Exhibition of Fine Art in Hanoi.
2003 : - Exhibition of the Fine Art Association of Vietnam in Hanoi.
2002 : - International Artists Exhibition at Artitude Gallery-Paris-France.
1997 : - Portrait Exhibition at Trang An Gallery- Hanoi-Contemporary Art of Vietnam at Trang An Gallery-Hanoi.
-All the Rivers are running at Trang An Gallery- Hanoi.
-Published the personal painting book: Tran Tuan-One journey of painting.
1996 : - Exhibition at Gallery 16 Ngo Quyen street-Hanoi.
1995 : - Exhibition with 5 New Faces at Song Hong Gallery- Hanoi.
1994 : - Exhibition with 5 New faces at Gallery of the Fine Art Association - Ho Chi Minh city.
- Exhibition at Gallery 16 Ngo Quyen street- Hanoi.
-Encouragement Award for Painting of Fine Art Association of Vietnam.
1993 : - Exhibition with 5 New Faces at Gallery 29 Hang Bai street- Hanoi-Exhibition for young Artist of France and Vietnam II- Hanoi.
1992 : - Exhibition in Alliance Francaise- Hanoi- Exhibition for young Artist of France and Vietnam I-Hanoi.
1990 : - Portrait Exhibition in Gallery-7 Hang Khay Street-Hanoi.
- National Exhibition of Fine Art in Hanoi.
1987 : - Young Artist Exhibition of Vietnam II- Hanoi.
1984 : - Young Artist Exhibition of Vietnam I- Hanoi.