PanSuriya Art Post


Pansodan Gallery loans paintings for a German premier exhibition on Myanmar
`Making of` - source: www.myanmehr.com

`Making of` – source: http://www.myanmehr.com

The Linden Museum of Stuttgart, Germany is one of the most significant Ethnographic Museums in Europe. Dr. Georg Noack, a specialist of South and Southeast Asia is the curator of an outstanding upcoming exhibition about Myanmar. The `Myanmar: Golden Land` exhibition opening on October 18, 2014 will focus on a global view about the cultural scene outlining the Buddhist aspect of everyday life.

Zaw Nyunt Pe: bstract (Meditation)

Zaw Nyunt Pe: Abstract (Meditation)

Buddha images from 14th century, antique ceramics from Bago, jewels, old puppets, instruments are only a few of the wonderful selection of objects to be on display for more than six months! The Linden Museum has one of the most important Myanmar related collections in Europe, hence a considerable part of the exhibition comes from the Museum. Besides several loaners, as the Yangon Film School who has cooperated to the exhibition providing documentary films, no else than the Pansodan Gallery has  contributed to the exhibition loaning all together 9 artworks – 6 paintings and 3 paper works for the exhibition.

Artists Ekaza Cho, Soe Naing, Kaung Kyaw Khine, Nay Aung Shu, Sein Myint, Thein Thein, Zaw Nyunt Pe, and Yè Min are to be featured in Stuttgart. The exhibition will have numerous extra programs along the months, as guided tours, roundtables, film projections. Don`t miss the exhibition if you are in Germany! More information: www.lindenmuseum.de and www.myanmehr.com. The exhibition is open from October 18, 2014 – May 17, 2015.

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2 October 2014, 14:39
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Last year, an unusual workshop took place at the newly opened Pansodan Scene continuing a `tradition` between the Myanmar and German cultural life. `Eye Contact` is the result of years of rehearsals, travellings and concerts: the idea to bring together drawing and music has grown out today to become a much wider initiative celebrating the 60th birthday of the relations between Myanmar and Germany. This year the special occasion called for a special venue: it first occupied the scene of the National Theatre of Yangon on October 3rd, to then travel to other four towns within Myanmar. The event is the joint work of several musicians and two cartoonists: Saw Taw Dhar and Malte Jehmlich who created a graphic dialogue projected to a screen while a concert assured the musical part of the event. The renowned Myanmar meets Europe formation featuring the Hsaing Waing Ensemble of Hein Tint and the jazz group around Tim Isfort was this time complemented by 15 string musicians from the AOC Orchestra Yangon.EyeContactMM
Singer Nan Win made a special guest appearance during the concerts which during its first presentation in the National Theater certainly became one of the most interesting cultural cooperation of the past year.
The event held near Mount Popa, in Kyauk Pa Daung marked the beginning of future initiative releated to Pansodan Galler. Some more information to come soon!
About the concerts, please see the following links!
http://www.goethe.de/ins/mm/en/mya/ver.cfm?fuseaction=events.detail&event_id=20421881