Portraits of The H'mong in Sapa, Vietnam

Si Mo's avatar Si Mo

The "H'mong" people are a minority in Vietnam. "Potraits of The Hmong in Sapa, Vietnam is Si’s latest charcoal drawing. The H'mong people, a minority ethnic group in Northern Viet Nam, holds a lot of history and importance to the country’s culture. The portrait beautifully tells a story of the Old H'mong woman an 82 year old H'mong woman from Sapa, a mountainous region in Vietnam. She travels 10 miles a day to sell or trade her homegrown vegetables at the market. The second photo, called A Boy, depicts a boy having his sugarcane during school break.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: 2 inches
  • Medium: Charcoal
  • Width: 43 inches w/frame
  • Year created: 2016
  • Height: 55 inches w/frame