Program in Siem Reap, Cambodia August 2015Program in Yangon, Myanmar September 2017Program in Bagan, Myanmar 2 September 2017Demonstration, Ms. Kagari Miyoshi, Asian Lacquer Craft Exchange Program in Hanoi 2016Demonstration, Mr. Do Duc Khai, Asian Lacquer Craft Exchange Program in Hanoi 2016Demonstration, Prof.Ogura Norihiko, Asian Lacquer Craft Exchange Program in Chiang Mai 2016With Program participant, in Chiang Mai, 2016, Thailand, Japan, Cambodis, China, Laos, Myanmar, Taiwan, Vietnam, and USAWorkshop Kawarinuri, Prof.Nobuyoshi Kobayashi, Bagan, Myanmar, 2010With Program participant, in Bagan, Myanmar, 2014Workshop Kawarinuri, Mr. Kiyoshi Torige, Bagan, Myanmar, 2010With Program participant, in Bagan, Myanmar, 2010


September 2018, the Asian Lacquer Craft Exchange Research Project will hold a program in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Online registration for program events begins 15 May



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PROGRAM

  • Dates:
  • Art Exhibition — 1 to 9 September
  • Program Events — 1 to 4 September
  • Venues:
  • The Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel, Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork)
  • Program Events:
  • 1-Exhibition, 2-Lectures, 3-Poster Session, 4-Demonstrations, 4-Workshops, 5-Study Tour
  • Organizers:
  • The Asian Lacquer Craft Exchange Research Project Executive Committee
  • The Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork)
  • The Tokyo University of the Arts
  • Suponsor:
  • Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation
  • Support:
  • The Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel
  • 65th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between JAPAN & CAMBODIA, Embassy of Japan in Cambodia
  • Embassy of France in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Participants:
  • International lacquer artists, artisans, and researchers; Artisans from workshops in Cambodia; Students from universities and art schools. The public is welcome to attend.

PROGRAM Infomation

  • ・International Lacquer Art Exhibition
  • 1-9 September
  • Lobby of the Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort and the gallery of Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork)
  • Lacquer artwork from Cambodia, Japan, China, France, Korea, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and the USA exhibited
  • Artist
  • ・Poster Session
  • 1 September
  • Ballroom of the Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort
  • The Poster Session will focus on the current state of Asian lacquer such as lacquer art and techniques, lacquer tree cultivation, the scientific study of lacquer, conservation and restoration, and natural lacquer advocacy and promotion.
  • Poster Session

PROGRAM Schedule

1 September

  • Ballroom, Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel
  • Reception for the Program starts at 9:00
  • 9:30 - Opening Ceremony
  • 10:10-11:10 - Lectures
  • 11:20-12:00 - Artist Session
  • Lunch Restaurant in Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel
  • 13:00-13:50 - Demonstration I
  • 14:00-14:50 - Poster Session
  • 14:50-15:50 - Panel Discussion

2 September

  • 10:00-11:30 - Demonstrations II - Rainbow and Naga Room, Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel
  • 14:30-16:30 - Workshops I, II - Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork) (for symposium participants only)
  • 17:30 ~ Cocktail Party - Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork)

3 September

  • 7:00-14:00 - Study Tour
  • 19:00 ~ Dinner Party

4~ September

  • 10:00-12:00 - Workshops III - Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork) (for symposium participants only)
  • 14:00-16:00 Workshop IV Open to local artisans and public Stocker Studio (Angkor Artwork)
  • Basic Lacquer Techniques
  • Workshop IV information & reservations – info@asian-urushi.com

Registration
Online registration for program events begins 15 May

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  • Full Symposium, 1-2 September $70.00
  • Opening Event, Lectures, Demonstrations, Artist Session, Poster Session, Panel Discussion (Including Lunch of 1 Sep at Sofitel Hotel)
  • ---Onsite Registration $85
  • Full Symposium for Student $50.00
  • Opening Event, Lectures, Demonstrations, Artist Session, Poster Session, Panel Discussion (Including Lunch of 1 Sep at Sofitel Hotel)
  • ―Onsite Registration $65
  • Workshops $20.00
  • Workshop-I, September 2 (14:30-16:30) "Tayoe" is the mixing lacquer with bone or straw ash to make a putty to create a raised relief. Participants will practice “Tayoe” technique on 120 x 120 mm black boards under the direction of artisans from Myanmar.
  • Workshop-II, September 2 (14:30-16:30) Participants will practice Thai “Lai Lod Nam (Gold Leaf)” Technique on 120 x 120 mm black boards under the direction of Phumrapee Kongrit from Chiang Mai.
  • Each workshop is limited to 15 participants.
  • Workshop-III, September 4 (10:00-12:00) “Maki-e” is the traditional Japanese decorative technique of sprinkling gold or silver powder on lacquerware. In this workshop, simple maki-e techniques will be practiced on 30 x 55 mm round pendant shapes under the direction of Professor Norihiko Ogura, Tokyo University of the Arts. Workshop is limited to 20 participants. It is first come first serve.
  • Workshop-IV September 4(14:00-16:00) Open to local artisans and public
  • Basic Lacquer Techniques
  • Workshop IV information & reservations – info@asian-urushi.com
  • Study Tour, 3 September $20.00
  • Visit to a village in Kampong Thom to see how lacquer sap is collected and traditional basket weaving. (Including bus fee and Lunch)
  • Dinner Party, 3 September $20.00
  • Square 24 Restaurant in Siem Reap
  • ―Onsite Registration $25


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