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Art & Culture

The imagery that Naufal Abshar presents in his paintings are, perhaps more often than otherwise, not easy to accept. Th HA HA painting series is granted him recognition, exposing his name to the world art scene. Photo by Amir Sidharta/NOW!JAKARTA During a selection of his works in a group exhibition in the United States recently, the first painting Naufal submitted was rejected. ...

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Health & Beauty

Celebrity Fitness, Indonesia’s largest fitness chain, hosted Fit-for-Fame Big Bang Celebration to inform and educate people about adopting fitness as part of their daily lives. The event took place across six cities in Indonesia. The roadshow’s finale fired up its biggest celebration in Jakarta to drum up enthusiasm for fitness through its signature programmes. Celebrity Fitness aims t...

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Fashion

Fashion is one of the industries that has been transformed by digitalisation which has made it more accessible to everyone. In the digital era, fashion trends change more rapidly than ever. Further, it gives us the opportunity to explore the industry behind the scenes. Elena Bara, Milan-based digital fashion editor of Vogue It (Italian Vogue). Photo by Rintang Azhar/NOW!JAKARTA ...

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Music

With much pomp and circumstance, pyrotechnics and foot stomping, the American EDM-Pop Duo, collectively known as The Chainsmokers took the stage at Jakarta International Expo on 30 March. The Chainsmokers took the stage at Jakarta International Expo on 30 March. Photo by Raditya Fadilla/NOW!JAKARTA There was much anticipation leading up to the band’s arrival, with throngs of fans ...

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Giz & Tech

Electronic sports, better known as eSports, are hugely popular around the world. Gaining traction among investors are actual teams. Scheduled to be featured as a demonstration sport at the Asian Games in 2018, could it be included as a medal sport at the next Olympics? eSport is predicted to be the medal sport in upcoming Asian Games and Olympic which causes pro and cons. The eSports ath...

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Film

The longest running international film festival, Europe on Screen, is back this month with a range of movies and other programmes. 93 movies will be screened at cultural centres, universities, co-working spaces and hotels this year. From 3 to 12 May,  Europe on Screen will also tour the country stopping at Jakarta, Bandung, Medan, Denpasar, Surabaya, and Yogyakarta.   From 3 to 12 May,  ...

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Art & Culture

The imagery that Naufal Abshar presents in his paintings are, perhaps more often than otherwise, not easy to accept. Th HA HA painting series is granted him recognition, exposing his name to the world art scene. Photo by Amir Sidharta/NOW!JAKARTA During a selection of his works in a group exhibition in the United States recently, the first painting Naufal submitted was rejected. ...

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