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Performing Arts (theatre)
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Contacting the World is a pioneering international theatre project that redefines how young people communicate with each other on a global scale.

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Mahinda
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Buddhism, flight, history, memory, war
genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (ceramics)
Visual Arts (sculpture, wall picture)
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Tissa De Alwis was born in 1956 in Pitakotte, Sri Lanka. He is a potter, ceramicist and modeller and lives and works in Colombo, Sri Lanka. His idiosyncratic miniature scenes created of plasticine and found materials draw on contemporary conflicts, imagined worlds and military history. He has...

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Moderne, Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Gagaku, Neue Musik)
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House of World Cultures

Kô Ishikawa ist professioneller Spieler der traditionellen japanischen Mundorgel Shô. Der 1963 in Tokio geborene Musiker studierte das mehr als 4000 Jahre alte Instrument und die traditionelle japanische Hofmusik Gagaku bei den Meistern Mayumi Miyata, Hideaki Bunno und Sukeyasu Shiba....

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English
crossroads:
modernity, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (gagaku, new music)

Kô Ishikawa plays the traditional Japanese mouth-organ, shô. Born in 1963 in Tokyo, he studied this more than 4000 years-old instrument and the traditional Japanese courtly music gagaku under the masters Mayumi Miyata, Hideaki Bunno and Sukeyasu Shiba. In 1987, he became a member of the...

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beauty, body, consumerism, gender, sexuality
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (collage, installation art, object, painting, sculpture)
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Sri Lankan artist, Anoli Perera was born in Colombo in 1962. She studied political science and international affairs to postgraduate level and was drawn into art-making while living in the USA for four years. Her paintings, sculpture and installation pieces incorporate found materials and she...

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Barefoot (Company name) , Lewcock (married name)
crossroads:
beauty, earth, nature, people, writing
genre (subgenre):
Architecture (general)
Design and Crafts (textiles)
Visual Arts (painting)
Written and spoken word (children's literature, general)
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Barbara Sansoni is an artist, writer and designer. She founded Barefoot, a company of rural handweavers in Sri Lanka some thirty years ago and is the Chairperson and chief designer of Barefoot Pvt. Ltd. Her textile designs are characterised by their colours and simple rectilinear forms. Born in...

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body, memory, pain, peace, people
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (etching, painting, portrait, printmaking, sculpture)
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Chandraguptha Thenuwara is a leading Sri Lankan artist. Born in Galle in 1960, he studied painting in Colombo and Moscow. He is Director of the Vibhavi Academy of Fine Arts in Colombo which he founded in 1993 and Lecturer of Aesthetic Studies at the University of Colombo. He has an active career...

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