Age-old artisan keeps the glow of ‘keo quan’ lanterns alive

Age-old artisan keeps the glow of ‘keo quan’ lanterns alive

NDO – Artisan Nguyen Van Quyen from Dan Vien hamlet, Cao Vien commune, Thanh Oai district in Hanoi, is one of the last few artisans who are masters of the art of making ‘keo quan’ lantern, a traditional hand-made lantern with vivid rotating paper-cut figures on the cover. Despite his old age, Quyen still works steadfastly to preserve the traditional craft. (Sep 20, 2018 09:38:53)

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