SEAArch – Southeast Asian Archaeology Archaeology and Cultural Heritage of Southeast Asia Wed, 23 Nov 2022 15:52:02 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 SEAArch – Southeast Asian Archaeology 32 32 Hoa Binh’s street named after French archaeologist Madeleine Colani Thu, 24 Nov 2022 02:10:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Plus 20221123via Vietnam Plus, 23 November 2022: French archaeologist Madeleine Colani is honoured with a street named after her in Hoa Binh city.]]> 0 Singapore and 3 other nations to nominate kebaya for Unesco intangible cultural heritage list Thu, 24 Nov 2022 01:16:00 +0000 Source: Straits Times 20221123via The Straits Times, 23 November 2022: A joint nomination with four countries is great, but Indonesia is a notable exeption.]]> 0 National Museum of Korea unveils immersive Korean art gallery at National Museum Bangkok Thu, 24 Nov 2022 00:14:00 +0000 Source: Korea Times 20221123via Korea Times, 23 November 2022: Korean cultural heritage on display at the National Museum at Bangkok.]]> 0 Hue museum a treasure house of Nguyen Dynasty antiques Wed, 23 Nov 2022 04:32:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Express 20221121via Vietnam Express, 21 November 2022: Feature on the Hue Royal Antiquities Museum in the Hue Imperial Citadel.]]> 0 Royal Palace reopens to visitors after two-year hiatus Wed, 23 Nov 2022 03:34:00 +0000 Source: Phnom Penh Post 20221118via Phnom Penh Post, 18 November 2022: The 19th century palace is one of the main tourist attractions in Phnom Penh.]]> 0 Exhibition features 90-year-old French building Wed, 23 Nov 2022 02:35:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Plus 20221118via Vietnam Plus, 18 November 2022: A special exhibition at the Vietnam Museum of History in Hanoi traces the use of the building to its roots as part of the EFEO.]]> 0 APSARA National Authority filling mortar in sandstone joints and gaps at Angkor Wat’s causeway Wed, 23 Nov 2022 01:34:00 +0000 Source: Khmer Times, 20221117via Khmer Times, 17 November 2022: More restoration work to the Angkor Wat causeway.]]> 0 Vietnam receives historic artefacts from US Wed, 23 Nov 2022 00:36:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Plus 20221116via Vietnam Plus, 18 November 2022: The repatriated artefacts are part of a cache seized from a collector in Indiana and includes items from the Dong Son culture.]]> 0 Museums apply digital transformation to attract visitors Tue, 22 Nov 2022 08:35:00 +0000 Source: Saigon Giai Phong 20221118via Saigon Giai Phong, 18 November 2022: How museums in Ho Chi Minh City are harnessing digital technology to attract visitors and improve visitor experience.]]> 0 Turning relics, heritage sites into ‘cultural goods’ Tue, 22 Nov 2022 07:32:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Net 20221116via Vietnam Net, 16 November 2022: Vietnam is seeking to ramp up the digitisation of cultural heritage.]]> 0 Tantingco: Big Archaeological Site in Porac Tue, 22 Nov 2022 06:31:00 +0000 via SunStar, 15 November 2022: Short piece on an archaeological site in Pampanga.]]> 0 An Expedition to Prehistoric and Early Historic Past in Upper Isan – The Siam Society Under Royal Patronage Tue, 22 Nov 2022 04:31:00 +0000 U-sa's Tower in Phu Phra Bat Historical Park. Source: The Nation, 20150127Readers in Thailand may be interested in this upcoming tour by The Siam Society to northeast Thailand on 17 and 18 December.]]> 0 Ta Prohm Temple restored and reopens Tue, 22 Nov 2022 03:35:00 +0000 Source: Phnom Penh Post 20221115via Khmer Times, 15 November 2022: The Hall of Dancers in Ta Prohm reopens after the successful restoration by the team from India.]]> 0 Việt Nam strives to bring back Emperor’s gold seal as soon as possible: Foreign ministry spokesperson Tue, 22 Nov 2022 02:38:00 +0000 Minh Mang's Seal. Source: Vietnam Express 20221031via Vietnam News, 17 November 2022: The auction of Minh Mang's gold seal was previously delayed (see here and here), and now the Vietnamese and French governments have come to an agreement to repatriate the seal. The auction has since been called off.]]> 0 Indian VP impressed by National Museum artefacts in PP Tue, 22 Nov 2022 01:33:00 +0000 Source: Khmer Times 20221114via Khmer Times, 14 November 2022: Indian Vice-President visits the National Museum of Cambodia.]]> 0 Cultural looting still a persistent crisis in SE Asia Tue, 22 Nov 2022 00:36:00 +0000 Source: Bangkok Post 20221114via Bangkok Post, 14 November 2022: Editorial on the problem of cultural looting across Asia and Southeast Asia.]]> 0 [New Book] Belitung: The Afterlives of a Shipwreck Mon, 21 Nov 2022 08:07:00 +0000 Belitung: The Afterlives of a Shipwreckvia UH Press: A new book by Dr Natali Pearson takes a look at its past and present of the Belitung Shipwreck.]]> 1 Southeast Asian Art Academic Programme 2023 – 2024 Mon, 21 Nov 2022 07:00:00 +0000 Source: SOASvia SOAS: Applications for the 2023-2024 academic year are now open.]]> 0 Hun Sen thanks US’ Biden for return of looted statues Mon, 21 Nov 2022 06:05:00 +0000 Source: Phnom Penh Post 20221113via Phnom Penh Post, 13 November 2022: The Cambodian Prime Minister references a number of high-profile repatriations from the United States.]]> 0 Ashmolean Museum questioned over looted Cambodian artefacts Mon, 21 Nov 2022 04:02:00 +0000 Source: Cherwell 20221113via Cherwell, 13 November 2022: Coverage on the recent Cambodian delegation visit to UK museums, by the Oxford newspaper.]]> 0 [Paper] Resisting Internationalism? The Evolution of Indonesia’s Shipwreck Legislation Mon, 21 Nov 2022 03:09:00 +0000 via Bijdragen tot de taal-, land- en volkenkunde, 10 November 2022: New Open Access paper by Natali Pearso on the management of shipwrecks in Indonesia.]]> 0 The 7 Most Important Prehistoric Cave Paintings in the World Mon, 21 Nov 2022 02:04:00 +0000 Source: The Collector 20221111via The Collector, 11 November 2022: The rock art from Borneo and Sulawesi is featured.]]> 0 Is World Heritage status enough to save endangered sites? Mon, 21 Nov 2022 01:04:00 +0000 Source: Phnom Penh Post 20211230via National Geographic, 11 November 2022: The five million number for Angkor is probably pre-pandemic.]]> 0 Dispute Over ‘Java Man’ Raises a Question: Who Owns Prehistory? Mon, 21 Nov 2022 00:08:55 +0000 Indonesian Archaeologyvia New York Times, 09 November 2022: Indonesia is seeking the repatriation of the Java Man remains, and other artefacts taken during the colonial period.]]> 0 Hanoi: Son Tay old fortress citadel boasts historical, architectural values Mon, 14 Nov 2022 04:17:00 +0000 Source: Vietnam Plus 20221111via Vietnam Plus, 11 November 2022:]]> 0