Life & Art

The Sarawakian handicrafts — layered beads, colourful patterns

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By ARIF KARTONO
SARAWAKIAN handicrafts and accessories are often synonymous with traditional tribal designs with small ...

KLEFF 2019 kicks off with a call for climate action

The main objective is to highlight important issues and create awareness among people about the importance of protecting nature for the next generation
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There’s hope yet for Malaysian films

Judging from the reviews and ratings that it has garnered, Sangkar could be the impetus for more quality Malaysian films
by AZALEA AZUAR SANGKAR ...

Embracing spirituality and strengthening faith through art

Citi Jeleha headed to Istanbul to seek the grandmaster of Ottoman calligraphy in pursuit of the Islamic art
by AZALEA AZUAR/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI CITI ...

PS150 — an ode to Chinatown

Tucked behind an unmarked door on a small street in Chinatown, inhibiting the least expected of places, PS150 is housed in a pre-war shoplot situated next ...

Of local flavours and safe sex…

Karex wants to make condom use as socially acceptable as toothpaste, and safer sex as 2nd nature as wearing a seatbelt
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by TMR FILE ...

Riverside Camp — a campsite for all levels

For city folks who have never camped in the jungle before, the experience can be quite beautiful once they learn to appreciate nature’s music
by AZALEA ...

Online shopping gets extreme

Live streaming events offer many benefits including more opportunities for real-time interaction with sellers
by LYDIA NATHAN/ pic by HUSSEIN ...

Toraja — not for the faint hearted…

Going to a funeral is not anyone’s idea of fun, but if you’re in Toraja, that would be the one thing many adventurous tourists would wish for
by ZAINAL ...

Reka Malaysiaku: Celebrating Malaysia’s industrial designers

The exhibition, which is a collaboration between the National Art Gallery and Pereka, features 35 works from local talents
By AZALEA AZUAR / Pic By ...

The story of coffee — from the unknown to a necessity

IAMM to stage a 3-month exhibition on the history of coffee — its influences and conflicts across different continents
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By ...

The ultimate place for all seasons

With 116 hotels under its belt, the group continues to grow with 1 mixed-use development opened last November in KL
By LYDIA NATHAN / Pic By ARIF ...