Culture

See the Indonesian Eye on its Last Week at the Saatchi

[caption]War of Java, Do you Remember? by Jompet Kuswidananto[/caption] It seems that the Saatchi gallery‘s venture into the world of contemporary South-east Asian art is proving to be very successful. In 2009, Korean eye: Moon Generation 2009 attracted 250,000 visitors according to one blog and even…

Turning Japanese: Sake-Tasting Event and The Daiwa Foundation Art Prize 2011

My friend Cristina, Pach,  and I had a chance to attend a  sake-tasting event at the Japanese embassy last Thursday and had fun drinking 14 of the award-winning sake (from the International Wine Challenge).  Despite our sake-newbieness, our favourite turned out to be the IWC Trophy Champion for 2011(Nabeshima…