• Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:30
    Govt plans masked dancing
    The Culture Ministry will stage Khon (masked dances) at the National Theatre from next month.
    national
  • Sat, 01 Dec 2018 01:00
    With nod from Unesco, a ‘year of khon’ planned
    The Culture Ministry has planned a year of activities to further promote khon, the classical masked-dance theatre that on Thursday was added to Unesco’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
    national
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 03:00
    Thailand hopefully to get back over 60 looted Thai artworks from overseas
    THAILAND IS hoping to recover 60 looted Thai artifacts from overseas, the Culture Ministry announced yesterday.
    national
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:30
    Painting temples gold can land you in jail, warns Fine Art Department
    After a report of historical temples being painted gold triggered an uproar on social media, the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department on Wednesday warned people to stop unauthorised painting of national heritage monuments as it violates the law.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:30
    No cave-rescue movie plans: culture minister
    No one has signed the rights to make a movie about the Tham Luang cave rescue, amid news that Universal Pictures had signed a deal, the Culture Ministry said on Wednesday.
    national
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:00
    Krabi set to host ‘Thailand Biennale 2018’ international art festival
    The Culture Ministry’s first international art festival, the upcoming “Thailand Biennale 2018” in Krabi, will represent the biggest collaboration between the public and private sectors under the government’s “Pracharat” policy.
    national
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 20:00
    A vivid illustration of Asean’s rich diversity
    The Culture Ministry is using the diversity of the vivid culture that exists in Southeast Asia as a key tool to strengthen relations between countries in the lead-up to Thailand taking over as Asean chair next year.
    national
  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 16:14
    Princess Sirivannavari chosen for Silpathorn Artist honour
    HRH Princess Sirivannavari Narirattana has been chosen for the Silpathorn Artist award for design this year by the Culture Ministry’s Office of Contemporary Art and Culture (OCAC).
    national
  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 20:00
    Culture Ministry aims to set up committee for ‘Wild Boars’ movie
    The Culture Ministry is to propose setting up a special film board committee to oversee the production of a “Wild Boars” movie at the next mobile Cabinet meeting on July 24 in Ubol Rachathani, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat said on Thursday.
    national
  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 19:34
    Public invited to help chronicle miraculous cave mission
    The Culture Ministry is inviting citizens and news media to submit photos, videos, articles and other documentation of the Tham Luang cave rescue for planned exhibitions and a book.
    national
  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:45
    Features from Royal Crematorium divided, on display across country
    The deconstruction of the King Rama IX’s Royal Crematorium is completed and the Culture Ministry’s Fine Arts Department has relocated some components for display at various palaces and museums around the country, Deputy Prime Minister Visanu Krua-ngam announced at Government House on Wednesday.
    national
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:05
    Seventy of Thailand’s best films celebrate the life of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej
    The Culture Ministry honours the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej by selecting 70 of the 4,500 Thai movies made during his reign for an exhibition being held at Scala Theatre in Bangkok.
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:30
    Thai art and culture prospered under King Rama IX
    The Royal Narai Song Suban barge, Pattaya’s Khao Chi Chan Buddha and the grand scene “Khon Yok Rob” (Masked Dance’s Fighting Scene), are among “The Great Thai Arts and Culture in the Reign of King Rama IX”, praised by the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department at Bangkok’s National Theatre on Tuesday.
    national
  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:15
    Embassies bless Songkran in video clip to Thais
    The foreign embassies of the United States, Britain, China, France and Bhutan are among 20 joining in blessing the Songkran festival in a video clip launched on Monday by the Culture Ministry of Thailand.
    national
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 01:00
    Soft landings in the North
    With hands across multiple borders, the Culture Ministry takes 40 ambassadors on a tour
    lifestyle
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