Métiers d’art show 2018-19
"Chanel is above all a style. Fashion passes, style remains." Gabrielle Chanel
The Face Behind A Thousand Masks: Peking Opera Facial Artist
There are more than a thousand forms of makeup used in Peking Opera, and this artist has been honing his skills for his entire life.
Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Harris's Hawk
The Harris's hawk ( Parabuteo unicinctus ) is a medium-large sized bird of prey found in from North America southward to Central and South America. Their range extends from the southwestern United...
Harris's Hawk
The Harris's hawk ( Parabuteo unicinctus ) is a medium-large sized bird of prey found in from North America southward to Central and South America. Their range extends from the southwestern United...
Por una Cabeza - Carlos Gardel
"Por una cabeza", is one of the most famous and popular tango songs by Carlos Gardel (composer) and Alfredo Le Pera (lyricist), written in 1935. http://en.wi...
Altai Mountains horse-riders who practice the 4,000-year-old art of eagle hunting
A photographer has captured a stunning set of images displaying the 4,000-year-old art of eagle hunting. The images were taken by Tariq Zaidi, who travelled to the desolate Altai Mountains, which run ...
Jake Wood & Janette Argentine Tango to 'Zorba The Greek'- Strictly Come Dancing: 2014 - BBC One
http://www.bbc.co.uk/strictly Jake Wood and Janette Manrara dance the Argentine Tango to 'Zorba The Greek' from the film of the same name.
Flight for Survival
In the Mexican state of Veracruz, a gravity-defying dance is helping the Totonac people remember their roots...
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
It is the most wonderful cultural event in Bolivia, South America and the whole Continent. It was declared Mankind's Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible H...
Tuvan throat singing
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Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity - Carnival of Oruro - Bolivia (English Version)
It is the most wonderful cultural event in Bolivia, South America and the whole Continent. It was declared Mankind's Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible H...
帝女花之香夭 Fragrant Sacrifice - YouTube
This is probably the most well-known excerpt from the most-watched Cantonese Opera in the world. I have supplied English subtitles here, hoping that those wh...
Yueju opera
UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2009 URL: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00203 Description: The Chinese t...
Gagaku - Video
UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2009 URL: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00265 Description: Gagaku, chara...
Important Intangible Cultural Properties of Korea
The Important Intangible Cultural Properties (Jungyo Muhyeong Munhwajae, Hangul: 중요무형문화재) are aspects of intangible culture that the government of South Korea has officially designated for preserv...
Important Intangible Cultural Properties of Korea - Wikipedia
Cultural Properties of Japan
As administered by the Japanese government's Agency for Cultural Affairs, the Cultural Properties of Japan (文化財, bunkazai) include tangible properties (structures and works of art or craft); i...
Cultural Properties of Japan - Wikipedia
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
The Proclamation of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity was made by the Director-General of UNESCO starting in 2001 to raise awareness on intangible cultural heritage and enco...
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital
The Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital is the world's foremost falcon welfare institution, and the first of its kind. It opened on 3 October 1999, as an affiliate of the Abu Dhabi Environment Agency, since w...
Gyrfalcon - Wildlife Facts
The Gyrfalcon ( Falco rusticolus ) also known by the abbreviation gyr is an Arctic bird of prey and considered the world’s largest falcon species. They breed in the circumpolar region on Arctic...
Chinese calligraphy
Chinese calligraphy is a form of calligraphy widely practiced in China and revered in the Chinese cultural sphere, which often includes Japan, Taiwan, Korea and Vietnam. The calligraphic tradition of ...
Chinese calligraphy - Wikipedia
Imitation Song
Imitation Song is a style of Chinese typefaces modeled after a type style in Lin'an in the Southern Song Dynasty. They are technically a type of regular script typeface.
The name of this kind of t...
Imitation Song - Wikipedia
Ta'zieh
Ta'zieh or Ta'zïye or Ta'zīya or Tazīa, (Arabic: تعزية‎, Persian: تعزیه‎, Urdu: تعزیہ‎) means comfort, condolence. It comes from roots aza (عزو and عزى) which means mourni...
Ta'zieh - Wikipedia
China National Peking Opera Company
The China National Peking Opera Company (CNPOC; Chinese: 中国国家京剧院), originally named the National Peking Opera Theater of China, is one of the national ensembles of performance arts directly under ...
Holy Week in Popayán
The Holy Week in Popayán, Cauca (Colombia), is the celebration of the Passion and death of Jesus Christ through daily processions continuously performed since the sixteenth century between Good Friday...
Holy Week in Popayán - Wikipedia
Saman (dance)
Saman (or the dance of thousand hands) is one of the most popular dances in Indonesia. Its origin is from the Gayo ethnic group from Gayo Lues, Aceh province, Sumatra, and is normally performed to cel...
Saman (dance) - Wikipedia
Baecheop
Baecheop (Hangul: 배첩) is the Korean art of preserving scrolls of brushed calligraphy or paintings by applying a silk or paper mounting. Craftsmen who specialise in this process are known as baeche...
Parahawking
Parahawking is an activity that combines paragliding with falconry. Birds of prey are trained to fly with paragliders, guiding them to thermals.Parahawking was developed by British falconer Scott Maso...