Bilder der Stadt Vinh/City of Vinh
2009, 175 x 315 cm, 24 archival pigment
prints, each 40 x 50 cm, framed
Photo: Norbert Miguletz, Frankfurter
Kunstverein, Frankfurt, 2010
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Bilder der Stadt Vinh/City of Vinh
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“ADN-ZB/HAGEN/22.10.1974/kre/DRV: New residential districts are under construction in Vinh / Five months after the laying of the foundation stone, the first complex of buildings, including six new five-story structures is going up on Quan Trung Street in VINH, the district capital of Nghe An province (our photograph). The city, which was almost totally destroyed during the period of U.S. aggression against the Vietnamese people, is being reconstructed in accordance with an intergovernmental agreement between the GDR (East Germany) and the DRV (North Vietnam) with the support of specialists from the GDR who are assisting in the development, planning, technology, and organization of the project as well as the training of Vietnamese specialists.”