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Ancient Syriac gilded Bible seized in Turkey | The Archaeology News Network

Ancient Syriac gilded Bible seized in Turkey | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

During a police operation in the northern Turkish province of Tokat, a nearly millennia-old gilded Bible has been seized, while 10 people were taken into custody as part of the operation...

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The Jinn of Oman | Pacific Standard (Etats-Unis)

The Jinn of Oman | Pacific Standard (Etats-Unis) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


The fort at Bahla, Oman. (Photo: Gaar Adams)Muhammed al-Hinai points to the spot behind his modest cement house where the inferno appeared eight months ago...

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Taxi Tehran, film review: An Iranian road trip movie with a message | The Independent

Taxi Tehran, film review: An Iranian road trip movie with a message | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

This is guerrilla film-making with a difference. Iranian director Jafar Panahi has faced house arrest and is under a 20-year ban from directing movies in his homeland, but that hasn't stopped him from pursuing his craft behind the backs of the...

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Le Comte des nuages - Masanao Abe face au mont Fuji | Télérama

Le Comte des nuages - Masanao Abe face au mont Fuji | Télérama | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Météorologue japonais de renom et passionné par la capture de l'image statique ou en mouvement, le comte Masanao Abe (1891-1966) a consacré cinquante ans de sa vie à l'étude et à la photographie des corrélations entre les nuages et les courants atmosphériques sur le mont Fuji...

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Strange Days by Hyojun Hyun opens at House of Egorn | Art Daily

Strange Days by Hyojun Hyun opens at House of Egorn | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

On 30 October the first solo show of young Korean artist Hyojun Hyun opens at House of Egorn...

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Quick beauty fixes in for Karva Chauth | The Times of India

Quick beauty fixes in for Karva Chauth | The Times of India | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

It's the time of year again when women across the capital scout for new fashion trends and go for some self-pampering...

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India festival to show homophobia film | BBC

India festival to show homophobia film | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A rare Bollywood film on attitudes towards homosexuals in India will be shown in the country for the first time...

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Detroit Institute of Arts adds ancient Middle Eastern inscribed objects to international digital cuneiform Library | Art Daily

Detroit Institute of Arts adds ancient Middle Eastern inscribed objects to international digital cuneiform Library | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Ancient Middle Eastern inscribed objects from the Detroit Institute of Arts’ collection have been added to the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI), an international research project based at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)...

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VN puppets take on popular tales | VietNamNet

VN puppets take on popular tales | VietNamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


A troupe from the Viet Nam Puppetry Theatre is in the French cities of Lyon and Le Revest-les-Eaux to perform with water puppetry the classic fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen...

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Iran : un couple de poètes condamné à de la prison et 99 coups de fouet | Le Figaro

Iran : un couple de poètes condamné à de la prison et 99 coups de fouet | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Fatemeh Ekhtesari et Mehdi Musavi, deux artistes iraniens, vont être punis pour avoir serré la main d'une personne du sexe opposé et pour avoir «insulté le sacré» dans leurs écrits. Leur avocat compte faire appel...

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Photographie. Le bonzaï voyageur d’Azuma Makoto | Courrier International

Photographie. Le bonzaï voyageur d’Azuma Makoto | Courrier International | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Azuma Makoto est un artiste japonais qui a parcouru la planète entière ces dix dernières années, toujours accompagné de son “pin éternel”. Le sculpteur floral a ainsi pu le photographier dans une variété impressionnante de paysages, des déserts de sable aux glaciers, en passant par les...

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Los Angeles - Hou Shiao-hsien, mythique réalisateur de Taïwan ... | L'Express

Los Angeles - Hou Shiao-hsien, mythique réalisateur de Taïwan ... | L'Express | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Los Angeles - Le grand réalisateur taïwanais Hou Hsiao-hsien a déjà accumulé d'innombrables récompenses dans le monde entier depuis le début de sa carrière, mais avec son dernier film, "The Assassin", il vise un Oscar...

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Une BD raconte l'histoire d'un immigrant chinois en Italie | China.org

Une BD raconte l'histoire d'un immigrant chinois en Italie | China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Intitulé Printemps et Automnes, le premier roman graphique sur le thème des immigrants chinois en Italie vient d'être publié par la maison d'édition Becco Giallo...

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Machu Picchu inks friendship pact with Fukushima village of Otama | The Japan Time

Machu Picchu inks friendship pact with Fukushima village of Otama | The Japan Time | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Machu Picchu, a World Heritage site in Peru, has been paired with Otama, a village in Fukushima Prefecture, in the first instance of the Inca citadel signing such an agreement...

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‘Boku wa Bosan’ depicts the mundane reality of life as a Japanese monk | The Japan Time

‘Boku wa Bosan’ depicts the mundane reality of life as a Japanese monk | The Japan Time | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

One thing I learned on coming to Japan as an earnest foreign student of Buddhism was that the young monks — those shaven-headed fellows in picturesque robes diligently sweeping the temple grounds — are less ascetic than they look...

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Respectons les peuples libres des steppes... | Hominidés

Respectons les peuples libres des steppes... | Hominidés | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Respectons les peuples libres des steppes, l'âme paléolithique, toujours vivante à nos portes Une conférence de Marcel OTTE Jeudi 5 novembre à 19h Musée d'Anthropologie préhistorique Monaco L'Association monégasque de Préhistoire sous la Présidence...

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More antiquities returned as museums investigate items bought through art dealer Kapoor | Art Media Agency

More antiquities returned as museums investigate items bought through art dealer Kapoor | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

More and more institutions are returning antiquities which has been bought through Manhattan antiquities dealer Subhash Kapoor who ran the now defunct gallery Art of the Past for over three décades...

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Italian Government sends Blue Helmet Troops to guard heritage sites from Islamist Extremists | Art Media Agency

Italian Government sends Blue Helmet Troops to guard heritage sites from Islamist Extremists | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

On 24 October 2015, Italian culture minister Dario Franceschini announced the approval of the deployment of Blue Helmet Troops to guard heritage sites from around the world from Islamist extremists...

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Revisiting art in the Arab world | Arab News

Revisiting art in the Arab world | Arab News | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Wed, 2015-10-28 01:11
With the advent of social media, changing socio-economic situations and modernization, the art scene has evolved and changed dramatically all over...

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Finding Korean Traditional Dance Through 'Leodo: The Paradise' and Poking Fun at Traditional British Manners in 'The Tiger Goes Wild' | The Huffington Post

Finding Korean Traditional Dance Through 'Leodo: The Paradise' and Poking Fun at Traditional British Manners in 'The Tiger Goes Wild' | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

To my astonishment, the traditional cultural Korean show Leodo: The Paradise , which played as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, was unexpectedly mesmerizing. My two girls couldn't take their eyes off the performers and the unbridled energy was magnetic. The rhythmic drumming coursed through my veins and enveloped the...

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Curating concepts, selling art | The Taipei Times

Curating concepts, selling art | The Taipei Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Taiwan’s most coveted art fair, Art Taipei is back for its 22nd year with the theme “Rooted in Asia, Reaching to the World.”...

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Aquino declares August 9 as National Indigenous People’s Day | Inquirer (Philippines)

Aquino declares August 9 as National Indigenous People’s Day | Inquirer (Philippines) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

President Benigno Aquino III has signed into law a bill declaring August 9 as National Indigenous People's Day in a bid to promote the rights of IP groups in the country...

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Ai Weiwei In Paris | The Huffington Post

Ai Weiwei In Paris | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In the past two weeks, I've been in London and Paris. Along with thousands of other contemporary art aficionados, I went to London for the Frieze art fair and then to Paris for the FIAC art fair...


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Ancient civilization: Cracking the Indus script | The Archaeology News Network

Ancient civilization: Cracking the Indus script | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Indus civilization flourished for half a millennium from about 2600 bc to 1900 bc. Then it mysteriously declined and vanished from view...

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Yenikapı wrecks shed light on Byzantine ship production | The Archaeology News Network

Yenikapı wrecks shed light on Byzantine ship production | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An inventory of the types of wood used in the production of 37 sunken ships discovered in Istanbul’s Yenikapı neighborhood during the construction of the city’s Marmaray subway project has been taken, shedding light on ancient ship production...

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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.