Bart, 23, who made his name as a graffiti artist, has produced seven paintings for his first exclusive exhibition, ‘God Complex’.
26 The News For 26 May 2019
From parties to performance art to exhibitions by renowned and up-and-coming artists, there’s plenty to keep you entertained in Yangon in the coming week.
Through the voices of prominent local artists, video magazine Silence is Golden records contemporary art in Myanmar since the transition to democracy began.
Yo Ya May supports 200 weavers in the remote hills of Chin and Rakhine states by selling their handwoven textiles in Yangon and beyond.
In the coming week in Yangon see a controversial art exhibition, attend an international startup competition and enjoy plenty of partying and networking opportunities too.
Artist Htein Lin’s bold new exhibition, ‘Skirting the Issue’, invites participants to question whether and why they follow discriminatory customs.
In the coming week in Yangon, you can attend a free Star Wars-themed climbing session, relive the 90s through music or simply head over to the ICT fair.
‘The Art of Hearing Heartbeats’ to start filming next year in Myanmar, U.S. and Thailand
The even will feature free food, traditional dance shows and sets by top local singers across 21 floating venues. There will also be a Mr. and Mrs. Inle contest on the last day.
From innovative tourist ideas to interactive memorials for the country’s pro-democracy and independence struggles, South Korea shows Myanmar the way as a travel destination.
Nyo Win Pe's paintings depict the simple life of rural Myanmar — village pagoda festivals, novice monks, buffalo herders, bazaars.
Ask painter, writer and filmmaker U Win Pe—one of Myanmar’s most celebrated living artists—to define his talent and he’ll tell you he’s ‘just a storyteller’.
In this final week before Thingyan festivities take over, have fun at water festival-themed events, see a Japanese photo exhibition or join discussions on the local startup scene.
Reputed artist Than Htay shifts his focus from landscapes to nudes without losing his legendary mastery of color.
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