Art + Culture
Discovering the ancestral tradition of indigo dyeing and batik with the H’mong in Sapa, Vietnam
Have been living in Sapa, Vietnam for over 300 years, the H'mong are the largest ethnic group in Sapa and make up just over half of the population. Photographer Rehahn visited a H’mong group in Pa Co, a village located in Hoa Binh province, where he discovered the ancestral tradition of indigo dyeing and batik. In Pa Co, he met Sung Y Xia, a 39 year old woman who practices the art of indigo dyeing and batik drawing. She has been practicing the batik style since the young age of fifteen ...
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