Our addiction to plastic is threatening our world: aesthetically, economically, environmentally, and physically. This Earth Day (Apr 22), remember that saving the planet ultimately means saving ourselves.
Music comes to the valley in the form of the Coachella Music Festival. Film is represented by the Coachella Valley International Film Festival. Now, art has a biennial foothold in the area with Desert X.
Sourcing local ingredients has paid off for Bali’s Locavore restaurant: 2Mag dropped by Viu at St. Regis Bangkok to attend S.Pellegrino’s Masterclass on The Art of Fine Dining with Chef Ray Adriansyah to find out how.
Most are familiar with Earth Day, but many may not have heard of Earth Hour before: switching off everything that draws electricity for one hour on March 25th is all you have to do.
Before the public opening of Art Basel Hong Kong 2017 the city was already heaving with previews and parties with art titans who converge on the island. 2Mag explores some of them.
Prepare to be shocked, offended, or appalled: not necessarily by the often controversial works of Joan Cornellà but by the fact that you may find them so amusing.
With Art Basel Hong Kong just around the corner (private viewings starting on the 21st and open to the public from the 23rd to the 25th of March), we ask forever-stylish gallerist Sutima Sucharitakul of Nova Contemporary for her tips on what to pack and how to explore the art fair like a pro.
Mon Art du Style at MAIIAM Museum of Contemporary Art brings together the collection of Patsri Bunnag, who was as much a style icon as she was an art collector.
“Normal size” bottles seem so dated. The trend towards bigger bottles that started with wine and later adopted by spirits has finally become worthy of beer.
The legacy of R. Mutt, Duchamp, and how conceptual art makes its way to Paris Fashion Week F/W 2017 Shows c/o Virgil Abloh.
The David Bowie Is exhibition has traveled the world, most recently in Tokyo, where it shed light on the Starman who changed the world.
A throwback to the recent Egg Picnic at Wonderfruit: thank you for making our collaborative project between 2Magazine and artist Ong Kongpat a success.
A performance that immerses one into another dimension without once having to leave one’s seat, blurring the line between dreams and memories. Apitchatpong Weerasethakul’s Fever Room, which took place in Yokohama as part of the Tokyo Performance Arts Festival, leaves a lasting impression.
For 4 nights a year, Yangon-based chef Kevin Ching eats, breathes, and (occasionally) sleeps Wonderfruit. The Wonderfruit veteran shares his must-see, -do, and -bring essentials for last-minute change of hearts.
Saks Rouypirom shares insight on his world, including SATI Non-Profit and an art therapy program that was part of the Faces/Now exhibition SKY at Case Space Revolution.
Wonderfruit Art Projects are socially engaging, interactive, performative, site-specific, sustainable, and spectacular. Platforms range widely: from stages, installations, and performances to workshops and art cars.
A talk with the New-York based artist about his current exhibition at NOVA Contemporary, first time in Asia, and favorite part of Bangkok.
Toiletpaper and a room full of spaghetti? Escape the furor of Art Basel Miami while satisfying your morbid desires and questioning your good taste.
Fine jewelry house Lotus Arts de Vivres, in collaboration with book publisher Assouline, opens a Lotus x Assouline bookstore in the gardens of the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel.
Street art enters the gallery as high art: what Monet and a girl in a rabbit costume say about Bangkok.
Art + Eggs = Sustainable jobs as 2Magazine and Ong Kongpat team up on a Thai omelette truck at Wonderfruit to support SATI non-profit’s development program for at-risk youths.
Following an impressive 2016 that marked his first show in Bangkok and the premier of his film 500,000 Pee at the Venice Film Festival, we look back to an interview we conducted with Chiang Mai-based contemporary artist Chai Siris at the start of last year.
Images detailing reflection, interaction and aspiration adorn the walls of Case Space Revolution, the new art space above Broccoli Revolution on Sukhumvit Soi 49.
Waris Ahluwalia is a man of the world and of many talents: designer, actor, and - of late - tea brewer. On his recent visit to Mexico City he was inspired by everything from his hotel and amazing food to art and ruins.
Self-described as “urban rustic Thai”, Err is fittingly housed in a former Old Town shop-house. 2Mag visited to try their street-style staples that offer an emphasis on quality produce and the omission of artificial ingredients.
On a recent trip to San Sebastián, John Chantarasak spent a week exploring the expansive pitnxos scene in the Old Quarter of the city, discovering San Sebastián’s gastronomic delights, one bite at a time.
Naoshima and Teshima have now become a pilgrimage for artistic travelers. From the Kusama pumpkin to the Tadao Ando-designed Chichu Museum, VKI take us on a visual adventure to these twin islands.
The ravishing Argentinian-born, Paris- and New York-based art director Sofia Sanchez de Betak, a front row fixture at all the major Fashion Weeks, shares with 2Magazine her beauty essentials.