As monsoon season bids us a wet farewell, another season – wedding season – is waiting just around the corner. Starting on October 2, the Aroma Wedding Show 2017 will host a day of showcasing and splurging on everything a new bride and groom-to-be will need for their big day.
With playful brushstrokes and a steady arm, Turkish-Canadian artist Atanur Dogan brings a human face to life, wowing the audience during the opening ceremony of the first annual exhibition of the International Watercolour Society of Myanmar at the New Treasure Art Gallery.
It all started with the girl. Her family, which was homeless, put up a tent next to Thaw Htet’s house, and every day her father would drink. Then he would beat her. Thaw Htet never did speak to her as he wanted to. But he did get the germ of an idea.