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October 28, 2010
Jogja: Heart of Indonesia’s Art
Bali may look like an art town, but most of Indonesia’s top artists actually come from another place: Jogjakarta.
Jogja: Heart of Indonesia’s Art
October 27, 2010
Korea’s Hallyu Boom?
Korean Wave has put South Korea on the map culturally. But has it brought economic gains for the nation?
Korea’s Hallyu Boom?
Korean Wave Ripple Effect
October 26, 2010
Korean Wave Ripple Effect
South Korean pop culture has many fans, beyond the Asia-Pacific – and in some very unexpected places worldwide.
Korean Wave Ripple Effect
Korean Drama Zeal in Asia
October 25, 2010
Korean Drama Zeal in Asia
Reasons behind the popularity of South Korean TV dramas in Taiwan, China and Japan are in some ways puzzling.
Korean Drama Zeal in Asia
The Seeds of Hallyu
October 22, 2010
The Seeds of Hallyu
What is the history behind Korean Wave, the remarkable rise in popularity of South Korean pop culture worldwide?
The Seeds of Hallyu
Not to be Missed, in Bali
October 21, 2010
Not to be Missed, in Bali
When in Bali, there’s one gallery any art enthusiast must visit. And it’s the place to go if you want to know what’s going on in Indonesian art.
Not to be Missed, in Bali
Riding the Korean Wave
October 19, 2010
Riding the Korean Wave
Korean wave, or hallyu, is the specific term for the rising popularity of South Korean culture around the world.
Riding the Korean Wave
From Seeds to Dust
October 18, 2010
From Seeds to Dust
100 million porcelain sunflower seeds that make up artist Ai Wei Wei’s latest work have been deemed a hazard.
From Seeds to Dust
Rothschild’s, Suntory Collaborate
October 15, 2010
Rothschild’s, Suntory Collaborate
The story of Lafite wine continues in Japan, where 2 major names are collaborating on a new selection.
Rothschild’s, Suntory Collaborate
Energy and Emotion in Bali
October 14, 2010
Energy and Emotion in Bali
Bali-based artist Ida Bagus Putu Purwa’s works are compelling, to say the least—thanks to his expression of a full range of emotions via art.
Energy and Emotion in Bali
October 13, 2010
Apichatpong’s Year
A film shot in the jungles of Thailand with a budget under $700,000 has garnered major acclaim this year.
Apichatpong’s Year
October 12, 2010
Popok Tri Wahyudi’s Indonesia
An artist attempts to narrate the experiences of Indonesian people through his trademark style of painting.
Popok Tri Wahyudi’s Indonesia
The Murakami Factor
October 09, 2010
The Murakami Factor
The 2010 Nobel Prize for Literature went to Peruvian author Llosa. But Japan’s most celebrated contemporary writer must surely stand a chance in the future.
The Murakami Factor
To Bali, For Art
October 07, 2010
To Bali, For Art
With an exciting world of contemporary art bubbling under its surface, Bali is much more than just a popular vacation spot.
To Bali, For Art
Art Censorship at Versailles?
October 06, 2010
Art Censorship at Versailles?
One of Japan’s top artists has changed the way the landmark French museum will display its contemporary art.
Art Censorship at Versailles?
Laos Travel Consequences
October 05, 2010
Laos Travel Consequences
Laos continues to attract more visitors yearly. Will too much tourism lead to exploitation and destruction?
Laos Travel Consequences
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