14 Mar '18, 10am

An exciting exhibition is happening soon @acm_sg -- I can't wait to see it.

An exciting exhibition is happening soon @acm_sg -- I can't wait to see it.

The civilisation of Angkor left an artistic legacy that lives on most spectacularly in its architecture and sculpture. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the archaeological complexes are today acknowledged as great masterpieces. But until the late 19th century, they were virtually unknown to the outside world. In this ACM exhibition, Angkor: Exploring Cambodia’s Sacred City, visitors will see rare Khmer sculptures, along with French drawings, photographs, and memorabilia that tell the story of the French encounter with Angkor and its sensational emergence onto the international stage. The Asian Civilisations Museum presents this exhibition in collaboration with the Guimet Museum in Paris. To accompany the exhibition, ACM has scheduled an array of programmes and talks related to Angkor and contemporary Cambodian culture, including our Angkor Encore Festival (25–27 May) highlight...

Full article: http://acm.org.sg/whats-on/exhibitions/angkor

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Exploring Melaka - a UNESCO WH town in #Malaysia

Exploring Melaka - a UNESCO WH town in #Malaysia

velvetescape.com 12 Mar '18, 5pm

Through the centuries, Malacca became a melting pot of cultures. Immigrants from China, India and the Middle East settled ...