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Photos: The allure of Vietnam highlighted in Australia | VietNamNet Bridge

Photos: The allure of Vietnam highlighted in Australia | VietNamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 Two Vietnamese photographers, Nguyen Viet Thanh and Hoang Hai Thinh, exhibited photo collections featuring the serendipity of daily life and scenic beauty of the nation’s landscape in Australia on September 2...

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Vietnam's highest ceramic mosaic makes debut in Hanoi | VietNamNet Bridge

Vietnam's highest ceramic mosaic makes debut in Hanoi |  VietNamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 A ceramic mosaic with a record height of 11.64 metres designed by artists Nguyen Thu Thuy, Nguyen Tung Ngoc and Nguyen Hoang Tung debuted on the 9th floor of the Lotte Center building in Hanoi on September 2...

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Parade to set the scene for Mid-Autumn Festival | VietNamNet Bridge

Parade to set the scene for Mid-Autumn Festival |  VietNamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A parade of 400 artists and children will light up the streets of the capital city on Saturday evening in celebration of the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival...

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Rare Chinese porcelain Wucai box smashes estimates at Bonhams' Sydney auction | Art Daily

Rare Chinese porcelain Wucai box smashes estimates at Bonhams' Sydney auction | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Asian art continues to thrill, with heated bidding for a Chinese Wucai box at Bonhams in Sydney last night pushing the hammer price to more than 50 times its lower estimate...

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Interest in 'Lotus Pond Jar' at Bonhams reflects Chinese excitement for imperial Ming art | Art Daily

Interest in 'Lotus Pond Jar' at Bonhams reflects Chinese excitement for imperial Ming art | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Once in a while something truly rare, special and unique appears in the art market and the buzz being created at Bonhams by the sale of a small, fairly modest looking jar painted with a lotus motif from the Ming period, is tangible...

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Christie's announces the sales of Asian Art Week: A series of six auctions from 16-19 September | Art Daily

Christie's announces the sales of Asian Art Week: A series of six auctions from 16-19 September | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Christie’s announced the sales of Asian Art Week for Fall 2014. The series of six sales, running from 16-19 September, will present over one thousand lots of exceptional quality and rarity that span centuries of Asian Art...

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To Temper Unrest in Western China, Officials Offer Money for Intermarriage | The New York Times

To Temper Unrest in Western China, Officials Offer Money for Intermarriage | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The incentives are a trial policy in Xinjiang, an area where ethnic tensions between Uighurs and Han have erupted into violence recently...

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Thailand to help Burma conserve ancient cities | News Network of Archaeology

Thailand to help Burma conserve ancient cities | News Network of Archaeology | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Thailand will help Burma improve the landscapes of the Pyu ancient cities, the first sites in the country to receive UNESCO World Heritage status earlier this year...

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Ca tru brought back from brink | VietnamNet Bridge

Ca tru brought back from brink | VietnamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam will ask the UNESCO to take the ancient north Vietnamese ca tru form of traditional singing off the list of endangered world cultural heritage...

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Flashback: A people’s history of Pakistan | The Express Tribune & International New York Times

Flashback: A people’s history of Pakistan | The Express Tribune & International New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 For the entire month of August, and to mark Pakistan’s 67th Independence Day, The Express Tribune published personal photographs submitted by readers, paying tribute to the country’s formative years...

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Archaeologists fight to save Syria’s artifacts | Archaeology News Network

Archaeologists fight to save Syria’s artifacts | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In 2011, after three decades of working in Syria, the archaeologist Glenn M. Schwartz was unable to return to his dig at the Bronze Age city of Umm el-Marra. The intensifying civil war had made work in the country impossible...

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8th century inscription discovered in West Bengal's Purulia district | Archaeology News Network

8th century inscription discovered in West Bengal's Purulia district | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Archaeologists from University of Calcutta have found an 8th Century inscription in a village in West Bengal’s Purulia district...

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Un projet de gratte-ciel siamois à Hong Kong | The Huffington Post

Un projet de gratte-ciel siamois à Hong Kong | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

ARCHITECTURE - La plupart des gratte-ciel sont gris, rectangulaires, larges et recouverts de vitres...

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Sotheby's HK to offer contemporary Chinese masterworks from the Ullens Collection | Art Daily

Sotheby's HK to offer contemporary Chinese masterworks from the Ullens Collection | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

This Autumn, Sotheby’s Hong Kong will present a remarkable group of contemporary Chinese masterpieces from the esteemed Ullens Collection...

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Indian elephant gets her own art exhibition to raise money to protect the endangered animal | Art Daily

Indian elephant gets her own art exhibition to raise money to protect the endangered animal | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A series of paintings by an Indian elephant have gone on sale at an upmarket gallery in New Delhi to raise money to protect the endangered animal...

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800 year old Ganesh idol discovered in sugar factory | Archaeology News Network

800 year old Ganesh idol discovered in sugar factory | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

As the city is gearing up for the colourful Vinayaka Chavithi festival from Friday, celebrations have begun well in advance on the premises of KCP Sugars and Industries Limited at Laxmipuram on the suburbs of Vijayawada with the discovery of an...

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Contemporary Istanbul announces participating galleries and programme | Art Daily

Contemporary Istanbul announces participating galleries and programme | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Contemporary Istanbul opens its doors to the contemporary art in Europe, the Balkans, the Middle East and this year in China...

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Chinese producers hope cartoon can help ease ethnic tensions in restive Xinjiang | The Washington Post

Chinese producers hope cartoon can help ease ethnic tensions in restive Xinjiang | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

At a time when the restive region of Xinjiang has witnessed executions of suspected separatists, knife attacks on train passengers, and clashes between the Chinese government and forces it has identified as Muslim extremists, a film...

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Le festival du film indépendant de Pékin censuré par les autorités de la Chine | The Huffington Post

Le festival du film indépendant de Pékin censuré par les autorités de la Chine | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 La 11e édition du festival du film indépendant de Pékin n'a pas eu lieu. La manifestation culturelle, qui devait débuter ce dimanche 24 août, a été empêchée par les autorités qui ont détenu ponctuellement ses organisateurs...

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Green power blooms as Japan unveils 'hydrangea solar cell' | Art Daily

Green power blooms as Japan unveils 'hydrangea solar cell' | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A solar cell that resembles a flower is offering a new take on green energy in Japan, where one scientist is searching for renewables that look good...


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The Ming empire strikes back | The Guardian

The Ming empire strikes back | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Once deemed 'decadent' evidence of its imperial past, China's cultural riches are now a national priority...

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'The All-Knowing Buddha': An Exhibition That Takes Us To The Heart Of Tibetan Meditation | The Huffington Post

'The All-Knowing Buddha': An Exhibition That Takes Us To The Heart Of Tibetan Meditation | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Tibetan Buddhist deity Sarvavid Vairocana, also referred to as the All-knowing Buddha, embodies a visualization practice that is said to lead meditators to enlightenment...

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Suu Kyi Asks Artists to Expose How Reforms Have Stalled | The Irrawaddy

Suu Kyi Asks Artists to Expose How Reforms Have Stalled | The Irrawaddy | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Aung San Suu Kyi, left, gives a certificate to a publisher who donated books to her late mother’s Daw Khin Kyi Foundation, during a meeting with artists at the Royal Rose restaurant in Rangoon on Monday...

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La Palestine perd sa voix… | El Watan

La Palestine perd sa voix… | El Watan | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Son nom est résistance. Le tragique destin a fait que le grand poète de la résistance palestinienne, Samih Al Qassim, disparaisse pendant que son peuple est soumis à une énième agression militaire meurtrière israélienne...

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Christie's to present important Chinese snuff bottles from a distinguished American collection | Art Daily

Christie’s will offer a collection of fine and rare snuff bottles from a private American collection for auction this October. This collection of 37 bottles represents some of the most exquisite gem-like miniatures of their type...

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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.