The eviction of the young nation's only art school has shown who holds the real power in Timor-Leste.
This salvaged cargo draws attention to the pivotal role played by Southeast Asian merchants and consumers in the circulation of Chinese ceramics.
Ethical questions around Dutch soldiers’ actions on which the film reflects are less urgent in Indonesian films.
Since the start of the coup, Ku Kue's art has featured front and centre in many protests around the country.
A utopian vision with glimpses of a dystopian future.
Temasek History Research Centre: Archaeology and Art History of Southeast Asia Programme webinar series
Comprehensive introductory lectures in Archaeology and Art History of Southeast Asia with a focus on the pre-Modern to the Modern periods.
Morlam song practices still resound, even if criminalised, depoliticised and silenced.
After two decades of enormous social change on global and local scales, what role will art and artists play in Indonesia’s future?
How to track art history as the history of styles deriving from influences, and the history of modernism and its relationship to modernity? Is there art that links Southeast Asia as a region?
A platform for diverse collection of articles, videos, seminars, photo essays and reviews on art, design and architecture, and its place in society and history in Southeast Asia.
...an outpouring of passionate anger and disappointment, and a hardening resolve not to be cowed.
COVID-19 interrupted a boom for Indonesian cinema: their rate of recovery may be a bellwether for other sectors.