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  • OPINION

    Shared items with no sole 'owner'

    News, Editorial, Published on 09/09/2018

    » Over the past weeks, social media has buzzed with a number of Khmer netizens jittering over Thailand's registration of khon masked dance performance as intangible cultural heritage with Unesco.

  • LEARNING

    White-masked robbers

    Terry Fredrickson, Published on 25/06/2013

    » It didn't take long for criminals to find a use for the Guy Fawkes white masks worn by the anti-government 'V for Thailand' group.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Grand finale

    Life, Published on 23/10/2017

    » A basketball court at the College of Dramatic Arts in Nakhon Pathom has been used as a temporary stage for practising nang yai (grand shadow play) and khon masked performances over the past week.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Experience the Ayutthaya period

    Life, Published on 08/08/2018

    » Operating under the theme "Krungthep Dvaravati Sri Ayudhya", the Krungthep Thara Presented By Kbank fair is giving us 10 more days to experience the way of life during the Ayutthaya period, in front of CentralWorld, Ratchadamri Road, until Aug 17.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Subversive, perverse, funny, honest?

    Life, Apipar Norapoompipat, Published on 10/03/2017

    » Joan Cornellà's art isn't for the sensitive of heart. Masked in bright colours and empty smiles of his characters, his comics are vile, controversial, politically incorrect and uncomfortable. But to the right kind of person, they're absolutely hilarious.

  • TECH

    I'm Batman (kind of)

    Guru, Eric E Surbano, Published on 03/03/2017

    » This past month, we saw the release of what was possibly the best movie featuring the Caped Crusader: The Lego Batman Movie (yeah, move over, Christopher Nolan). While we everyday people don't have the skills nor the money to become the Dark Knight, these gadgets may bring us ever-so-slightly closer to being the masked vigilante Bangkok needs. Not included: Batsuit with batnipples and tragic origin story.

  • NEWS

    How to heal

    Life, Apipar Norapoompipat, Published on 20/07/2018

    » Last year on this very day, Chester Bennington, 41, committed suicide. Singer and co-frontman to the boundary-pushing, multi-platinum, rap-metal band Linkin Park, Bennington was one of the most revered rock icons of the 21st century.

  • NEWS

    Taking khon's intangible cultural appeal to Unesco

    News, Published on 29/05/2016

    » Thailand has proposed the traditional khon masked dance, known for its elegant costumes and versed dialogues, for inclusion on Unesco's Intangible Cultural Heritage list.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Bond's countdown clock still ticks

    Life, Kong Rithdee, Published on 06/11/2015

    » The first shot in Spectre begins above a carnivalesque party during Mexico's Day of the Dead; the camera then comes down to the ground, weaves among the masked revellers dressed as skeletons, glides into a hotel door, up the elevator, out of the elevator, slips into a bedroom where Her Majesty's secret agent kisses a woman, then follows him out of the window -- "I won't be long", he tells her -- then it goes up again to see Bond sneak across the roofs to a spot where he performs his first assassination in this 24th James Bond movie.

  • LEARNING

    White masks then red masks

    Terry Fredrickson, Published on 03/06/2013

    » First Guy Fawkes-masked anti-government demonstrators gathered in downtown Bangkok Sunday. Then it was the turn of red-masked pro-government demonstrators.

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