The event is being held by Nhan Dan (People) newspaper in coordination with the Vietnam Fine Arts Association.
After the one-day display at Nhan Dan newspaper's office, the paintings will be exhibited at the Ministry of National Defence, 1B Nguyen Tri Phuong Street, through the end of June.
The artists have made contributions to encouraging people and helped raise awareness about the COVID-19 pandemic, said president of the Vietnam Fine Arts Association Luong Xuan Doan.
The paintings were published in a book which will be available for free to spread optimism and humanitarian spirit. Readers can contact telephone number 0914687177 to register for a copy.
Following are several paintings at the exhibition:
Social distancing paintings on display in Hanoi (Source: hanoimoi.com.vn)