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Bagan in our heart – The 8th photo exhibition at Junction City

The 8th exhibition of Bagan in our heart aims to support an ancient city of Myanmar - Bagan to be registered as UNESCO World Heritage 2019 site at the 43rd session of...

Myitkyina’s very first art exhibition

From April 2 to 5, the Kachin Cultural Organization will host Myitkyina’s first artist exhibition. Free and open to the public, the exhibition will feature the work of ten local artists, one...

Chasing the dreams: Nobel Aung

An Animator Nobel Aung shares the journey of finding himself in the fantasy dreamworld of Myanmar’s animation panorama. A butterfly wings into no direction, a boy chasing it desperately...

Soe Yu Nwe: The golden girl of contemporary art

From finding her name listed in Forbes 30 Under 30: 2019 for Art & Style to shining a light on gender issues in her serpentine sculptures, ceramic artist Soe Yu Nwe is...

Concept Context Contestation: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art in the Secretariat

A heap of bright pink guns made from crackers, the charred remains of a rural home, rows of multi-coloured passports strung up like bunting, the curious and thought-provoking exhibition "Concept Context Contestation”...

Facing the future: Preserving the past

After visiting family living in Myanmar, artist Julie-Ann Pedida fell in love with the country and decided to stay on permanently in 2015. She then began working on a collection of portraits of the...

Q&A: Artist Mon Halsey

Transforming waste into art has been the niche of Mon Halsey, 39, for years. She has held five solo exhibitions featuring her artwork and also hosts a program on MITV about recycled arts and...

The sculptor carving roots into art

Three sets of striking tables and chairs sit unassumingly outside a restaurant on the banks of the Ayeyarwady River. Each set is raised about a foot from the ground and carved from a huge...

Part Illusion: Thynn Lei Nwe at Myanm/art

Thynn Lei Nwe’s first ever solo exhibition at Myanm/art with her particularly poignant illustrations and paintings of her imagination on Monday, 9th July 2018. Photos by the Pictureman.

I’m not Trying to Seduce You at Myanm/art

An exploration into the idea of the Burmese Femme Fatale. Inspired by Aestheticism, the artists have created work with a wide range of outcomes including fashion photography, illustration and fine art. Photos by the Pictureman.