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Oct 08, 2019

CHEONGJU, South Korea, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- An international craft festival has opened in the central city of Cheongju featuring about 2,000 works by leading and emerging artists that show the traditional beauty and contemporary value of craft.

The 11th Cheongju Craft Biennale is running at the...

Oct 04, 2019

JEONJU, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jeonju, a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, will host the 2019 Jeonju Bibimbap Festival, a fiesta of traditional Korean taste and charm.

Under the slogan of “Mixing excitingly! Enjoying deliciously!” the festival will be held in Jeonju Hanok Village, Seohakdong Art...

Sep 27, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host a special event and exhibition of the Japanese traditional performing art called “Noh” from September 27 to November 27, 2019. This exhibition is held in cooperation with...

Sep 18, 2019

The summit of live concert masters that stimulates the limitless possibilities of the music industry

Sep 12, 2019

The 2019 Hangzhou Global Qipao Festival themed Splendid Hangzhou · Worldwide Dance hosted the event successively in Paris, London, Vienna, and Prague. Each rendition included an interactive component that allowed spectators to have their own hands-on experience painting on silk, as well as attend cultural...

Aug 19, 2019

WUZHEN, China, Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- From October 25 to November 3, 2019, the Wuzhen Theatre Festival ("the Festival") will be hosted in Wuzhen, China, a culturally significant city known for its canals and historic charm located in Zhejiang province. This year, the Festival will utilize unique venues to...

Aug 12, 2019

ZHUHAI, China, Aug. 12, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- After the pre-selection in the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, 116 young pianists and violinists from 16 countries and regions will enter the 3rd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians, an event organized by Huafa Group. In its first press...

Aug 07, 2019

Beijing, China --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Portuguese surrealist artist Santiago Ribeiro continues his unstoppable international tour. This time his art debuts in Beijing, China.

The International Exhibition of Contemporary Art "Art Weeks in China" will be the next destination to show Santiago Ribeiro´s art...

Aug 02, 2019

SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Ctrip.com, Asia's largest online travel agency, partnered with The Hebrew University of Jerusalem to bring the exhibition "Einstein - Life in Four Dimensions" to the World Expo Museum in Shanghai, marking the first time the internationally renowned exhibition has been...

Jul 24, 2019

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nat Geo and Nat Geo WILD announced today the new two-hour wildlife special The Hidden Kingdoms of China, which premieres this winter in 172 countries and 43 languages. Spanning from China’s highest of mountains and plateaus to its thickest jungles and bamboo forests, The...

Jul 23, 2019

Leading producers in the industry explore how to meet the needs of the ‘Netflix generation’.

The publishing industry faces massive challenges and opportunities as sales of printed works decline while digital offerings grow explosively.

The International Publishing Forum, jointly organised by the Hong...

Jul 23, 2019

Average per capita spending HK$875 Concurrent Sports and Leisure Expo also proves popular

Jul 18, 2019

MANILA --( ASIA TODAY )-- “Forevermore,” a hugely popular television drama from the Philippines where the serendipitous meeting of two people from different worlds –the rebellious son of a hotel magnate and the headstrong daughter of a strawberry farmer in a mountain town—leads to romance and a clash of families,...

Jul 17, 2019

17 July 2019 − The 30th HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today and runs until next Tuesday (23 July) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) in Wan Chai. The theme for this year’s Book Fair is “Sci-Fi and Mystery”, with the tagline “...

Jul 11, 2019

Welcomed 2.3 million visitors from more than 160 countries
Attracting people from overseas as a leading destination of Tokyo, Japan

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless, a museum jointly operated by Mori Building Co., Ltd, a leading urban landscape developer, and...

Jul 08, 2019

WUZHEN, China, July 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 2019 Wuzhen Contemporary Art Exhibition concluded on June 30, completing a three-month run attracted more than one million visitors to the ancient town. The even gave a much-valued boost to the art Chinese art exhibition sector that has proven a win for the artist, for...

Jun 24, 2019

Y chromosomes reveal population boom and bust in ancient Japan

Researchers at the University of Tokyo conducted a census of the Japanese population around 2,500 years ago using the Y chromosomes of men living on the main islands of modern-day Japan. This is the first time analysis of modern genomes has...

Jun 17, 2019

Creating an English Support System so Visitors Can Enjoy the Special Culture

Kyoto, Japan, June 17, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - As the amount of people visiting Japan and Kyoto increases, the interest in different parts of Japanese cultural points also increase. With this, more people wish to participate in...

Jun 13, 2019

Bangkok --( ASIA TODAY )-- Marriott Hotels, which has been an official TED partner since 2016, recently hosted an exclusive livestreaming event of the 2019 TED Conference at Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park.

The theme of this year’s conference, which took place in Vancouver, was Bigger than us. Speakers...

Jun 13, 2019

- A UNIQUE BLEND OF ART NOUVEAU WITH THE ANCIENT GREEK TECHNIQUE OF ENCAUSTIC (HOTWAX) PAINTING - FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND ART SHOWCASE IN SINGAPORE

SINGAPORE – June 13, 2019 Merging the sensuous texture of melted wax and the endearing translucency of glass sculptures has produced some outstanding artworks which...

Jun 07, 2019

Four New-Gen Ukiyo-e Artists Join Forces in a Journey Through the World of Pop Culture
Hundreds of Original Ukiyo-e Prints Bridge Edo Period and the Modern World
Original Limited-Edition Ukiyo-e Art Derivatives and Live Ukiyo-e Portraits

May 24, 2019

Readers around the world can now enjoy a growing selection of more than 20,000 Traditional Chinese language books with the free Kindle app and on Kindle devices

Authors can now publish Kindle books in Traditional Chinese with Kindle Direct Publishing