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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Precious Afghanistan heritage reclaimed

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Sue Green

    ... Sue Green A Melbourne exhibition of Afghan treasures is a remarkable affirmation of a troubled land's ancient culture and a tribute to the people who saved them, writes Sue Green ... it and by the time it was abandoned because of the impending US invasion he had found more gold objects than in the tomb of Egypt’s King Tutankhamun. Some years later, while Hiebert was researching his ...

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    Arts preview: Solo Exhibition of Qin Feng

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... all fuelled his creative pursuits. He has created a language of his own, and works with symbols deduced from ancient characters from different civilisations. No symbol is the same, Qin adds, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Duo make a splash with traditional works

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by Enid Tsui

    ... Enid Tsui Artists show why old-school Chinese painting remains relevant Making a splash with ink In the 1960s, artists such as Lui Shou-kwan initiated the "New Ink" movement in Hong Kong. The unconventional approach to its teaching and learning, which stresses individualism rather than imitation, gave the ancient art of Chinese ink painting a new lease of life. Today, ...

  4. News - World - ARTS

    New York's Met sounds warning on the future viability of grand opera

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:56am by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian in New York One of the world's leading opera venues, facing rising costs, a battle with unions and an ageing audience, could go bankrupt within three years New York Met running out of notes Grand opera is dying along with its increasingly ancient audiences, according to Peter Gelb, general manager of one of the grandest operas in the world, the Metropolitan ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Tour of beauty: from galleries and installations to auctions

    Posted May 07th 2014, 10:49pm

    ... 16-17. Inquiries: chaiwanmei.org $ 04 It’s all about the money Giant banknotes from the past, created using ancient Suzhou embroidery techniques, are part of the “Spring and Autumn” show at 10 ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    World Monuments Fund turns its focus to Myanmar's heritage sites

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... ancient to modern, grand to the more common- under its "watch list". In 2012, the WMF contributed more than US$90 million in funding to these listed sites; the organisation raised ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Culture of excess

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... role, the Italian artist then reversed his premature ageing process, studied the ancient Assyrian language, and began making art once again, including a monstrous sculpture that sits ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Art Basel: a fair with little flair

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 12:00am by John Batten

    ... echoing the ancient tradition of recording victories in battles, these vases instead depicted destruction and fear rather than valour. The work of Hong Kong artists was prominent. Hung ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Punk fashion at the Met

    Posted May 26th 2013, 06:20pm by Richard James Havis

    ... many of the original punks had moved on to other genres of music. The original punk look was do-it-yourself. Anything was acceptable as long as it was old and ugly – like an ancient ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Going for a song- chamber choir's ambitious target

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Kiddy

    ... the choir in Handel's Israel in Egypt in September. Being able to attract conductors of such stature speaks for itself, but working with visiting directors on a one-off basis cannot ...




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