Culture

The definitive regional diary of all the things you should see and do, an entertainment guide, candid coverage of exclusive events and insightful articles on people, society and culture.

National Treasure: Our Greatest Assets Hidden in Plain Sight

Lim Wei Ling, president of Badan Warisan Malaysia, on a mission to preserve our heritage

2 months ago

A Sister Act in the Growing Domestic Art Landscape

Zena and Leila Khan are changing how Malaysians perceive domestic contemporary art while nurturing a new generation of tastemakers.

2 months ago

The Binge-Watch List: August

From tear-jerking dramas to edge-of-your-seat documentaries, check out our curated list of films and tv series

3 months ago

Behind The Seams

How to master the ancient art of tenun weaving?

6 months ago

Royal Blush: How Much of a Battering can the Windsor Juggernaut Take?

As Queen Elizabeth II marks her Platinum Jubilee, we look at events in the recent years that might have sunk…

6 months ago

Through the Threads of Time

How tenun has encapsulated the traditional way of life, the myths and beliefs, the taboos and ceremonies of the people…

6 months ago

The Monuments Man

How a most unlikely civil servant reimagined a museum

6 months ago

Explore Pahang’s Rich Heritage through Carefully Curated Collections

The Sultan Abu Bakar Museum has so much more than what meets the eye. Discover Pahang's remarkable stories as told…

6 months ago

The Iconic Sultan Abu Bakar Museum in Pekan

With its colonial façade and state-of-the-art interior, the 93-year-old Sultan Abu Bakar Museum in Pekan is the epitome of tradition…

6 months ago

From Weaving in Prison to Weaving in London

The story of how an ex-prisoner found redemption and acceptance by weaving silk.

7 months ago