Does sending an e-card or email for the festive season carry the same message as a handwritten letter, wonders Kerry Ann Augustin
SELF-CONFIDENCE is one of the most important traits in any person. It takes years to build and is best to start from young. Yet, we often see how many parents fail miserably at this. They yell at and scold their children without realising the negative implications.
After a 10-year hiatus, Lim Kim Hai still oozes disarming charm and fiery allure in his latest showing, Optical Optimism, writes Sarah NH Vogeler
18@18 Mirror Mirror On The Wall Where: Wei-Ling Contemporary, Ground Floor, The Gardens Mall, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran Syed Putra, KL. When: Until Jan 16. 10am - 10pm Admission: Free Contact: 03-2282 8323 Showcasing contemporary artworks by 12 local artist, with the theme of narcissism to depict how social media has changed the way we view ourselves and others.
I LOVE presents. I love receiving them as much as giving them. With Christmas around the corner, the pressure of cracking my head over what to give to who descends like a light blanket of stress.
SPEND New Year’s Eve at Genting Highlands with evergreen singers Sakura Teng, Yu Tian and his wife Li Ya Peng.
WE’RE into the Christmas season now and I’ve asked myself what that means to me. After all the eating, shopping, and carolling, what’s it really all about? Why can’t it be Christmas everyday?
In South Korea, Boys Republic selects random fans with birthdays for a celebration, writes Bibi Nurshuhada Ramli
INDONESIA is more than the largest country in the region. It is also the most productive crucible of creativity. Events there in the past month include not only a major international biennale, but a triennale as well. A month before that, Singapore had a biennale too.
A restored century-old pipe organ is back at the Church of the Assumption in Penang, in time for Christmas, writes Marina Emmanuel