The Thailand premiere of Carmen conducted by Somtow Sucharitkul, was performed with spoken dialogue in French, as was conceived by the composer Bizet. The venue was the Thailand Cultural Center. At the ticket queue I encounter film actor Krystal Vee, she is the star of The Lazarus Papers directed by Jeremiah Hundley, and has just [...]
UB Radio rolled to 3 venues 17-10- 2010. Q Bar celebrated its 11th anniversary, and tout tres cool Bangkok was rollin deep, resident DJs, DJ PUL, Freddy Funk, Sunju Harjun for the VIP group in attendance from 9-11. The bar was wide open, as the guests ligged and danced,postured and posed, as the cameras [...]
THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES BEST FORIEGN FILM ACADEMY AWARD OSCAR 2009 ORGANIZED BY EMBASSY OF THE ARGENTINE REPUBLIC AND ALLIANCE FRANCAISE BANGKOK Marcelo Von Schvartz, Argentine-Iberian film director, and I greet our gracious host, His Excellency, Argentine Ambassador Felipe Frydman at the screening of, The Secret In Their Eyes. He introduces us to [...]
A NIGHT OF BUTOH, POETRY AND ART- BOKA GALLERY
By Antonio Pineda
Boaz Zippor greets me at the entrance to Boka Gallery in the Saphan-Kwai area of Bangkok. He lights up a cigarette, as he greets his guests and discourses at length on painting and photography.
“My photographic art in this exhibition is as raw [...]