The Life of Silk – A visit to Hoi An Silk Village

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The opportunity to visit Hoi An again came again recently with a pleasant surprise. Hoi An, a small, ancient town with UNESCO heritage status in central Vietnam has successfully displayed its various cultural heritage. In my previous blogpost, I mentioned watching artisans making silk lanterns, silver jewellery and porcelain tea sets in Hoi An.

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Art for Good – Hell, Heaven anyone?

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As the appreciation for contemporary art grows in Malaysia, art has become not just something cultural to consume, but it has also become a platform and communication tool for social causes.  Continue reading