Bangkok Art: Unfolding Kafka Festival 2019

The works of Franz Kafka inspire this cross-cultural, cross-discipline festival of contemporary art, which arrives in Bangkok/Chiang Mai on October 26 – December 15, founded and directed by Jitti Chompee. This is the third installment of the biennial festival and is entitled “Kafka Zoo.” This theme will explore the wild side of Kafka’s animal and…

Sew Child: An Exhibition By Lomfang Lakornpol

Sew Child is an art exhibition at 10ml Cafe Gallery, which runs from 14-25th September 2019. This exhibits Lomfang Lakornpol’s collection of embroidery, a three year journey, which communicates a powerful message about what children can teach us. Brightness, innocence and the child’s imagination mean a lot to me. I try to keep these things…

Bangkok Collaborative Art: The Fabric Of Memory

BKK OX looks ahead to an evening of immersive live performance, taking place at Sathorn 11 Art Space on Saturday (August 24), inspired by the theme: “The Fabric of Memory.” The Fabric of Memory: An Evening of Performance Art will combine poetry, song, dance and music in a sequence of five performances, inspired by a…

Bangkok Live Music: Healing Sundays At Studio Lam

BKK OX spoke to Tommy Hanson about Studio Lam’s new, weekly Sunday night event, which gives Bangkok revelers a place to unwind, relax, and enjoy the musical creations of some of the city’s great musicians. Music is a great healer, whether we’re licking our wounds from a few too many late nights, or perhaps life…

Bangkok Communities: Palm Pottery – Connecting People Through Clay

Bangkok’s new home for pottery? Sinee Srivikorn, founder of Palm Pottery, spoke to BKK OX about their ethos and the inspiration behind their monthly workshops, Speakeasy Pottery and Clay Meditation (Mandalas.) Bangkok city life is fast, furious and thrilling, yet doesn’t it feel good to escape the chaos? The City of Angels is brimming with…

Bangkok Community Theatre: Behind The Scenes With Director Cian Green

Cian Green discussed with BKK OX his upcoming production Shipwrecked: An Entertainment – The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (As Told By Himself). Inspired by Absurdist theatre, and the legendary double act Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, Cian Green relishes the challenge of directing plays which are outside of the “box”. Green bided his…

Insider’s Guide to Thailand’s Top Festivals: Jai Thep

As Jai Thep festival enters its fifth year, BKK OX delves a little deeper to find out why we should make the voyage to Chiang Mai and buy a ticket for this three-day extravaganza on January 31st – February 2nd, 2020. Jai Thep festival began as a one-day party created by a group of friends…