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Art & Culture

From hand-drawn animation to films and immersive installations, Singapore Art Museum’s latest exhibition, Cinerama: Art and the Moving Image in Southeast Asia, delves into individual and collective memory, identity and politics through the medium of the moving image. Photo courtesy of Singapore Art Museum/NOPW!JAKARTA Since the moving image has emerged and found its way into the c...

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Health & Beauty

In light of World Diabetes Day on November 14, leading global healthcare company Novo Nordisk in cooperation with International Diabetes Federation (IDF), Indonesia Diabetes Association (PERSADIA) and the Embassy of Denmark recently held an event to shine a light on access to diabetes care and promote an end to the problem of diabetes among Indonesian women. Photo courtesy of Novo Nordis...

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Fashion

2018 will be the season of comeback and trial - at least, as far as the fashion industry is concerned. A number of designers showcased their latest collections from Paris to New York, influencing the prediction of fashion trends for 2018, from oversized daddy’s sneakers making a comeback and plastic becoming the new chic. For those who dare to experiment a new look, the fashion trends this y...

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Music

The amount of work Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was juggling while he simultaneously labored to complete his last ballet, The Nutcracker, and subsequently the compilation which was to become popularly known as The Nutcracker Suite would amaze us today as much as it overwhelmed the composer himself.  The premiere took place in December 1892 in Saint Petersburg at the Mariinsky Theatre. We kno...

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Giz & Tech

German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz currently holds an exhibition to display 32 cars of its latest line-up of luxury and sports model at the STAR EXPO 2017, which takes place at Ciputra Artpreneur in South Jakarta. Until 29 October, visitors can see the company’s new generation of compact cars, sedans, SUVs and dream cars. At the AMG Corner, the visitors have the opportunity to ...

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Film

2017 was a great year for women in the film industry to shine, be it as main characters, directors or producers - which will surely be reflected when the award season kicks off this weekend with the Golden Globes, followed in early March by the Academy Awards  Meryl Streep as Katharine Graham who is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, The Washington Post (2017).  Ph...

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Art & Culture

From hand-drawn animation to films and immersive installations, Singapore Art Museum’s latest exhibition, Cinerama: Art and the Moving Image in Southeast Asia, delves into individual and collective memory, identity and politics through the medium of the moving image. Photo courtesy of Singapore Art Museum/NOPW!JAKARTA Since the moving image has emerged and found its way into the c...

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