The Myanmar Times
Wednesday, 26 November 2014
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Opening up the art world

The curatorial duo Flux Kit has organized an event on the theme of “Now and Memory: Who are we? Where do we go?” for its Contemporary Dialogues.

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European film fest to open its 23rd edition

The 23rd European Film Festival will be held at Yangon’s Nay Pyi Taw Cinema from September 25 to October 5.

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Trending toward tradition

A trip to Chiang Mai leads to an exploration of the storied history and uncertain future of artisan-crafted textiles.

 

 

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Treasures of Upper Myanmar: From Mandalay to Pyin Oo Lwin by motorbike

A spontaneous weekend in Pyin Oo Lwin. 

 

 

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Director’s old-age drama competes at Nepal fest

An old woman takes a shower in front of a house surrounded by paddy fields. The wrinkles on her hands and face show her old age. She sits in front of the house, appearing to wait for someone to greet her. People pass by, but no one comes. She whispers something, but makes no sound. Gradually, a candle she has lit becomes dim, and as the flame dies, so does she.

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Writers’ festival raises debate on internet activism

Internet activism advocate Nay Phone Latt will discuss social media at the biggest literary festival in Southeast Asia.

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Facing the collision between observation and intuition

From the start of his career as an artist, U Aung Myint has favoured free expression over cautious conformity.

 

 

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Ready to show

Here's a great chance to check out some Myanmar looks that are en vogue.

 

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Living well in Myanmar: Protect that smile

How parents can prevent children’s tooth decay through early and daily use of fluoride

 

 

 

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Spice- and price-shock mark visit to ethnic Wa restaurant with great atmosphere

The ethnic foods of Myanmar tend to match well with the climate of their place of origin. But how would Wa food, from northern Shan State, go down in Yangon?

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