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



Download Information (10 May update English)
Download Information (10 May update 日本語)

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
  • 65 Year Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between JAPAN & CAMBODIA, Embassy of Japan in 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.
  • ・Poster Session
  • The Poster Session will focus on the current state of Asian lacquer. Topics may include lacquer art and techniques, lacquer tree cultivation, the scientific study of lacquer, conservation and restoration, and natural lacquer advocacy and promotion.
  • Poster presenters are expected to stand by their posters for an “Author in Attendance” period on 1 September at The Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Hotel.
  • If you are interested in creating a poster, please contact <info@asian-urushi.com>
  • Poster Session registration deadline is 31 May.
  • Download Poster Session Guidelines

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, 2 September $20.00
  • Workshop 1 "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 2 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.
  • 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)
  • ―Onsite Registration $30
  • Dinner Party, 3 September $20.00
  • Square 24 Restaurant in Siem Reap
  • ―Onsite Registration $25

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