October 9, 2018Indonesian artist Dadang Christanto is consumed by the events of a dark period in Indonesian history – the mass killing and communist purge of 1965-66 that saw almost a million people murdered.
September 17, 2018Persatuan Dyslexia Malaysia Art Festival has been held annually for over 10 years, with the last three instalments hosted at NVAG. This year's edition involved more than 120 participants.
September 9, 2018Clickety-clack, clickety-clack, ding rings out from a home in India’s Mumbai where Chandrakant Bhide is creating his latest artwork – on a typewriter.
The 72-year-old thumps the keys of the bulky, manual machine to draw portraits of famous people, all bearing an unmistakeable resemblance to their subject.
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September 9, 2018Retiree Audrey Lim Yoke-lin wants to help her alma mater to raise funds, by putting her artworks up for an online auction. Proceeds will go towards providing scholarships for deserving students.
September 8, 2018Paris has claimed the honour of being home to the world’s top museum – but it’s not the Louvre. In TripAdvisor’s annual Travellers’ Choice Awards for Museums, the Musee d’Orsay took the top spot for 2018, far ahead of the world’s most visited museum, the Louvre, which is ranked seventh.
August 25, 2018Artist Sarana Khoo paints in the style of Pastel Nagomi Art. In this technique, one paints by fingers, using pastel powder to create gentle, transparent, warm and heart-touching art. The resulting artwork can also bring out an atmosphere of heavenly lightness and glow.