Tag : Culture

Bangkok’s Night of Ideas

The Embassy of France in Thailand in partnership with the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development IRD in Asia and Alliance Française de Bangkok, are launching the first edition of the Night of Ideas in Bangkok ! Since 2015, the event “Night of Ideas” is an opportunity to explore…

Reveries presents Black Loops (Toy Tonics / Pet Recordings, DE)

Black Loops Riccardo Paffetti aka Black Loops has built himself a solid reputation as one of House music’s most creative and progressive producers. Recognizing his momentum and high-quality releases, Traxsource named Black Loops #1 Deep House Artist of 2017. Black Loops influences stem from genres such as funk, soul, and…

The meaning of Life by Adana ម៉ម Legros [Exhibition]

Franco-Cambodian artist and activist, Adana has spent her childhood in Phnom Penh with women and children survivors of sexual exploitation. In 2012, Adana assists New York Times journalist Nicolas Kristoff in his article on violence against women in Cambodia. This environment makes it prematurely aware of the problems of the…

Galleries’ Night, Wheels of Style

First launched in Thailand in 2013 and inspired by “La Nuit Blanche” (The White Night of Paris), Galleries’ Night has become a highlight of the cultural season, bringing together an ever larger audience, including Latitudes’ team. .

Jirapat Tatsanasomboon : Illusions of Liberty

Meaningfully mixing classical elements from Thai culture with inspirations and icons from the West, Jirapat Tatsanasomboon’s work obviously questions globalisation, but mainly focuses on the contradictions and biases of its own society. 

Lhong 1919, heritage at heart

The banks of the Chao Phraya River have been booming the last few years. Beside arty places like Jam Factory, TCDC or Warehouse 30, Lhong 1919 has just opened.

Mind Enhancers : LaCinetek and La Kube

Want to watch a movie or read a book, but you’re not inspired or just a bit lost in front of the immensity of choice? In order to guide you through, the prescription of producers and booksellers represents a perfect way for (re)discovering some work of art. The concept of…

The Bangkok Art Biennale, Going Global

For years, Dr. Apinan Poshyananda has been a key figure in contemporary art in Thailand. Latitudes met with him at his new headquarters at the BACC (Bangkok Art and Culture Center) to discuss the next Bangkok Art Biennale, which he initiated and for which he is the Artistic Director.