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Last chance to see: 'India: Jewels that Enchanted the World' at The State Museums of Moscow | Art Daily

Last chance to see: 'India: Jewels that Enchanted the World' at The State Museums of Moscow | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

India: Jewels that Enchanted the World, the most comprehensive exhibition of Indian jewellery ever staged, will be on view until 27 July 2014 at the State Museums of Moscow Kremlin...

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Art chamanique népalais | Détour des Mondes

Art chamanique népalais | Détour des Mondes | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Une exposition sur l’Art chamanique népalais se tient au Magazzino del Caffe’ à Venise dont François Pannier est le commissaire.
Celle-ci sera accompagnée les 26-27-28 septembre de conférences, projections, rencontres... [Blog]

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An unfolding of beauty | The Jerusalem Post

An unfolding of beauty | The Jerusalem Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Edo is a place in time possessed with almost mythical connotations for lovers and adherents of Japanese art...

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Ethnic Kayaw Traditions On the Wane as Youth Shun Traditional Dress | The Irrawaddy (Thaïlande)

Ethnic Kayaw Traditions On the Wane as Youth Shun Traditional Dress | The Irrawaddy (Thaïlande) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An ethnic Kayaw woman, wearing traditional costume, carries a basket at the mountain village of Ra E Pra in Karenni State...

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These Gorgeous Vintage Kimonos Will Change The Way You Think Of The Japanese Garment | The Huffington Post

These Gorgeous Vintage Kimonos Will Change The Way You Think Of The Japanese Garment | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

If we think of the kimono at all, it's of the heavy, silken, flowery garments of the Edo period, starting in the early 1600s...

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Les rêves brisés des soldats blancs | Le Monde

Les rêves brisés des soldats blancs | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Pour Canal+, le cinéaste Erick Zonka raconte l’histoire des volontaires partis en Indochine en 1945. Visite sur le tournage au Cambodge...

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Chinese glass achieves exceptional price | Art Daily

Chinese glass achieves exceptional price | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A sale of ‘Interiors’ at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions saw renewed interest in Chinese glass, with a fine and unusual vase from the Peking Glass Factory achieving a staggering £21,080.The sale was held at the auctioneers Donnington Priory...

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'Metamorphosis of the Virtual 5 + 5' opens in Shanghai | Art Daily

'Metamorphosis of the Virtual 5 + 5' opens in Shanghai | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The K11 Art Foundation has announced the opening of Metamorphosis of the Virtual 5 + 5 in Shanghai, an exhibition that not only presents a new wave of Chinese and French digital art, but aims also to instil forward-thinking discussion on change...

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Japanese gold leaf artists worked on nanoscale | Archaeology News Network

Japanese gold leaf artists worked on nanoscale | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Ancient Japanese gold leaf artists were truly masters of their craft. An analysis of six ancient Namban paper screens show that these artifacts are gilded with gold leaf that was hand-beaten to the nanometer scale...

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Extinct human cousin gave Tibetans advantage at high elevation | Archaeology News Network

Extinct human cousin gave Tibetans advantage at high elevation | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Tibetans were able to adapt to high altitudes thanks to a gene picked up when their ancestors mated with a species of human they helped push to extinction, according to a new report by University of California, Berkeley, scientists...

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Un roman écolo sur la pollution et le « septième continent » | Rue89

Un roman écolo sur la pollution et le « septième continent » | Rue89 | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

On parle depuis longtemps de continents de déchets de plastique flottant sur les océans. Ces détritus sont concentrés dans des zones où convergent différents courants marins. Depuis 1997, plusieurs expéditions scientifiques ont repéré une zone de plusieurs millions de km2 dans l’océan Pacifique à 1000 km au nord de Hawaii; les poubelles de notre société de consommation…C’est une île de déchets de plastique qui est l’un des thèmes majeurs d’un bon roman « L’homme aux yeux à facettes » de l’écriva...

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Chinese Artist Exhibits Gorgeous 'Sculptures' Built By Bees | The Huffington Post

Chinese Artist Exhibits Gorgeous 'Sculptures' Built By Bees | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Beijing-based artist and beekeeper Ren Ri is a focused man. His new three-part series -- titled "Yuansu" in reference to the Chinese word for "element" -- turns bees into his collaborators. Yuansu II features sculptures made by bees, of beeswax...

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Artista ng Bayan | Manila Bulletin

Artista ng Bayan | Manila Bulletin | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

While she was rejected for the title National Artist, Nora Aunor was named ‘Artista ng Bayan’ by women’s group Gabriela for her role in the movie ‘Minsan May Isang Gamu-Gamo.’ The award was presented to her on July 4, 2014 at the National Council...

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The kimono: Just slip it on | Today (Singapour)

NEW YORK - Glamour is a slippery concept, defined one season by a neoprene minidress and the next by a gown cut from stiffened brocade...

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Faiz: Letters to the beloved | The Express Tribune (Pakistan)

Faiz: Letters to the beloved | The Express Tribune (Pakistan) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Denounced for preaching nonconformist ideas, legendary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz was convicted under the Rawalpindi Conspiracy (Special Tribunal) Act 1951...

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Kabuki Company Returns to Lincoln Center | The New York Times

Kabuki Company Returns to Lincoln Center | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Heisei Nakamura-za, a Kabuki company from Tokyo, makes a return visit to the Lincoln Center Festival...

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Un pipeline vieux de 5000 ans découvert en Iran | Les Découvertes Archéologiques

Un pipeline vieux de 5000 ans découvert en Iran | Les Découvertes Archéologiques | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Les archéologues ont fait une découverte inattendue en Iran au cours de fouilles sur l'ancien site historique de Farash à Seimareh Dam: un réseau hydraulique vieux de 5000 ans !...

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Extinct human cousin gave Tibetans advantage at high elevation | Heritage Daily

Extinct human cousin gave Tibetans advantage at high elevation | Heritage Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Denisovan gene helped Tibetans adapt to low oxygen at high altitudes...

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Shah Jahan’s summer palace found near Taj Mahal | The Archaeology News Network

Shah Jahan’s summer palace found near Taj Mahal | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In an interesting discovery following excavations carried out by the Archaeological Survey of India recently, remains of a summer palace, presumably a baradari, a pavilion designed to allow free flow of air - have been reportedly found at the...

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Study reveals global criminal trafficking network for ancient Cambodian art | The Archaeology News Network

Study reveals global criminal trafficking network for ancient Cambodian art | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In the first ever empirical study of a statue trafficking network, researchers at the University of Glasgow have unveiled the structure of the network of criminals needed to illegally traffic antiquities from ancient archaeological sites to museums...

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A chance find of 1,800-year-old artefacts in Tamil Nadu | The Archaeology News Network

A chance find of 1,800-year-old artefacts in Tamil Nadu | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A range of artefacts which can be dated from third century BCE to the 15th century CE have been unearthed at an excavation at Natham, near Kattuputhur village, in Tamil Nadu’s Tiruchi district...

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Tibetan altitude gene came from extinct human species | New Scientist

Tibetan altitude gene came from extinct human species | New Scientist | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The distant ancestors of modern Tibetans interbred with extinct humans called Denisovans, and picked up a gene for living up where the air is thin...

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Un rassemblement LGBT contesté | Courrier International

Un rassemblement LGBT contesté | Courrier International | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le festival Pink Dot, événement phare pour la défense des droits de la communauté LGBT à Singapour, fait face à une opposition grandissante menée par plusieurs groupes confessionnels...

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Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups through a French photographer’s lens | VietNamNet

Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups through a French photographer’s lens | VietNamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A photo collection by French photographer Sebastien Laval and his colleague Le Vuong featuring the 54 ethnic groups of Vietnam recently got underway in Paris...

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Neglect: Ancient cemetery in D-12 faces ‘development’ threat | The Express Tribune (Pakistan)

Neglect: Ancient cemetery in D-12 faces ‘development’ threat | The Express Tribune (Pakistan) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

ISLAMABAD: 
A centuries-old cemetery in Sector D-12 faces destruction as the Capital Development Authority plans to flatten the area to develop the sector...

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Curated by musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac
Le musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac propose une sélection d'articles issus des plus grands quotidiens internationaux et de la presse culturelle.

Kiosque du Monde propose un regard sur toute l'actualité culturelle et artistique internationale, d'Afrique, des Amériques, d'Asie et d'Océanie à travers une sélection d'articles de la presse du monde entier.