Vietnamese Ao Dai is just not solely a form of nationwide costume but in addition incorporates a wealthy historical past, cultural traditions, aesthetic conceptions, nationwide consciousness and the spirit of the Vietnamese folks.
Vietnamese artist Chiron Duong interprets the symbolism of the garment in his “Portraits of Ao Dai” photographic sequence.
The gentle, light and discreet fantastic thing about the Vietnamese Ao Dai is proven by its excessive neck, gentle spherical shoulders and two swish sleeves.
For him, Ao Dai is each an adjective and a noun. Ao Dai simply evokes , rustic, easy, seductive Vietnamese girls and incorporates many recollections.
Via many adjustments of society and instances, the Ao Dai has all the time been a gorgeous image of the nationwide tradition, the pleasure of Vietnamese folks.
ART- PHOTOGRAPHS | CHIRON DUONG
M.U.A| KHIET AN
MODEL| HO KIEU ANH, NGAN BUI, TRINH PHAN