This week in Yangon, entertainment on offer includes a selection of live music performances for Tazaungdaing, November art exhibitions and an international football match.
Our World Through My Lens is an unmissable photography exhibition by local photographer U Ye Naing Wynn on display until Monday Nov. 19.
Photographs spurred a Canadian composer to create a music album and invite string quartets around the world to perform to draw attention to the violence activists face.
Boxing, concerts, exhibitions, parties, film and more—all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
A feminist manga artist will use characters based on an Egyptian pharaoh and a Chinese empress to bring more female empowerment to the male-dominated world of comic books.
Painter Kyaw Naing’s cubist views lend his familiar subjects a fresh power.
Music and film festivals, concerts, LGBT photography and parties, art exhibitions and more– all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
The Freddie Mercury biopic ranks as the second-best start for a music biopic, following just 2015's "Straight Outta Compton."
Nay Myo has finally put on an exhibition of nude paintings; he has dreamed of doing so since he was an art student obsessed with Modigliani in the 1980s.
In his latest solo show, Ko Ko Naing captures scenes from an ever-changing city.
Halloween, hip-hop, music shows, traditional dancing and more – all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Painter Kyaw Kyaw Lwin’s surreal preoccupations will be on display in his first solo exhibition on Oct. 20-24 in Yangon.
Artist Aung Win, famous for colorful depictions of Kyaukse elephant dancers, delves into the world of nudes with bold elegance.
A football friendly, classical music concert, boxing, reggae and more — all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
The winning bid for the bust, sculpted by a Norwegian artist, was made by the chairman of a company working in mineral production, infrastructure and construction, and real estate.