A photo exhibition themed “Vietnam Stories” introducing the most
realistic and vivid images of the life of the Vietnamese community in
the Czech Republic by photographer Jindřich Štreit is taking place in
western Plzeň city.
The exhibition features visual stories about the daily life as well as Vietnamese traditional customs and habits being preserved and promoted by the Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic.
In his speech at the opening ceremony on August 6, the 75-year-old
photographer said, to take the series of photos, he had attended
activities and tried to immerse himself in the Vietnamese community in
order to truthfully capture their life.
Eliška Bartáková, Deputy Mayor of Plzeň city, said the Vietnamese
community in the Czech Republic have been integrating well into the
Meanwhile, Nguyen Duy Nhien, Chairman of the Vietnamese Association in
the Czech Republic, affirmed that the exhibition contributes to further
promoting the relationship between the two countries.
The photos on display also show valuable contributions and efforts of
Vietnamese people in the Czech Republic in integrating with other
communities in the country, highlighting the friendship among peoples in
the European nation.
The exhibition will last until August 27./.