Thursday, June 5, 2008

Tradition vs. modernity

Social-capitalism

Vietnam belongs to this handful of countries that are moving towards free-market economy at a blazing pace, while still keeping some very distinct traits. What could best embody that than this combination of one of Uncle Ho's giant posters, together with a billboard featuring a modern bank ad?

5 comments:

edwin s said...

Great composition and colour.

Day 2 of Hanoi DP. How's it feeling? :)

Jérôme said...

Merci!

Day 2 kinda feels like I'm onto something. Can't wait for day 3! :)

Nico said...

Uncle Mao?
Funny, he REALLY looks like Uncle Ho... ;o)

Jérôme said...

Haha, geez you're right. Must have typed too fast, way too fast! ;)

Jonas said...

La même couleur rouge mise au service de deux messages qui il y a peu auraient été jugés contradictoires, voire conflictuels.