Southeast Asian art

Outspoken Myanmar artist Htein Lin arrested by military government and sent to infamous prison

Artist and his British wife Vicky Bowman are the latest detainees of the brutal junta that has killed thousands of citizens

Soedarmadji Jean Henry Damais, Indonesian curator and historian, dies aged 78

The last director of the Jakarta History Museum was a leading advocate of the archipelago's traditional arts, crafts and designs

Ten thousand pearls to adorn a bronze: Vidya Dehejia on Chola dynasty bronzes

In an excerpt from the art historian's forthcoming Mellon Lectures, she focuses on two works by a master 11th-century artist