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Seven Decades: Group exhibition visualizes artists’ experiences of Myanmar since independence

The latest exhibition taking place at the Pyinsa Rasa’s art space in the Secretariat is a visual guide to Myanmar’s history in the time since independence. Curated by one of Myanmar’s most renowned artists Htein Lin, this exhibition includes paintings, video installations, sound art, sculpture

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Historical Gateway to the Southern Delights

Myanmar’s southern city of Myeik was not always part of Myanmar nor has it always been named ‘Myeik’ but it has always been an important, diverse and lively port city.

History
Initially, Myeik was a city at the southernmost point of the ancient and mighty Pagan Kingdom. After the kin

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A Rising Star in Myanmar’s Art World

On first glance at the work of Aung Naing Tun, you may think it is a black and white photograph straight from the printer. But no, the art produced by this young creative is formed stroke by stroke over hours and days, every centimeter of the image painstakingly planned and drawn freely by hand.

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A Touch of Class in a Heritage Restoration at Yangon Excelsior

Former colonial merchant’s building bears new life as a luxury heritage hotel in downtown Yangon.

Located in the historical heart of the city, Yangon Excelsior occupies a building that once was headquarters of Steel Brothers & Co Ltd, a major trade company in Yangon –then known as Ran

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