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Ikat weaving in Sumba

Sacred Ikat: From Heirloom to Trade Exhibition

Ikat textiles are found in cultures all over the world. The National Textile Museum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is holding an exhibition and forum to discover two ikat traditions : amongst the Ibans and the Sumbanese.   Read More

ICOM Conference 2011: Creating International Exhibitions

ICOM Conference 2011: Creating International Exhibitions

“The challenge of Creating International Exhibitions” The International Committee on Exhibitions & Exchanges, part of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), will hold its annual conference in Berlin, Germany in October.  Read More

Korea: Exhibition marks return of Korean royal archives

Korea: Exhibition marks return of Korean royal archives

This exhibition, at the National Museum of Korea in Seoul, celebrates the homecoming of cultural property looted by French forces 145 years ago.  Read More

Buddha image, Myanmar, pre 1912

Images of Lord Buddha – Buddhist Art in Asia

Visitors to Residenzschloss Oettingen in Bayern, Germany will be able to have an overview of the diversity of Buddhist art over the 1,800 years in the exhibition ‘Images of Lord Buddha: Buddhist Art in Asia’.   Read More

Bali on My Mind

Bali on My Mind

The island of Bali in Indonesia, was the focus of exhibitions curated by two ASEMUS member museum – Bali: dancing for the gods at the Horniman museum in London and Balinese Art in Transition at the Kunst Historisches Museum In Vienna. Bali: dancing for the gods at the Horniman museum is curated by Fiona Kerlogue […]  Read More

View of Sarong Kebaya exhibition, Peranakan Museum, 2011

Sarong Kebaya : Peranakan Fashion and its International Sources Exhibition

The Peranakans are descendants of foreign traders who settled in Southeast Asia and assimilated certain aspects of local, Southeast Asian culture. This exhibition explores the sarong kebaya – a favoured fashion of Peranakan women for generations. The kebaya is a open tunic fastened with the help of brooches worn with a batik sarong or tubular […]  Read More

Southeast Asia: Art, Culture heritage and artistic relations with Europe/Poland

Southeast Asia: Art, Culture heritage and artistic relations with Europe/Poland

  An International Conference on Southeast Asia: Art, Culture heritage and artistic relations with Europe/Poland to be held at the Manggha Museum in Krakow Organisers are inviting museum professionals and scholars from the European Union and Southeast Asia to meet and exchange ideas on Southeast Asia on the following themes: Southeast Asian art in multi-religious […]  Read More

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