Visitors to museums and archives usually interact with exhibits locked in display cases in darkened rooms. Yet modern technology has given us ways to more directly experience art and cultural artefacts. Coding da Vinci is an open, cultural data hackathon that digitally brings museum pieces to life.
A soup to boost your immune system? A curry to lower your blood pressure or a salad to help you lose weight? Thai cuisine has conquered the world with its harmonious, aromatic combination of spicy, salty, sweet and sour flavours without which no meal is complete. In most cases, it is even good for your health. Thai food is not only an art, it is also a science which the super food trend in the west has incorporated quite naturally into its repertoire [more...]
"Because we are so far away from German-speaking countries, our German learners have very few opportunities in normal daily life to apply what they have learned ", says one German teacher in Thailand. To help increase these opportunities for its course participants, the Goethe-Institut Thailand came up with an idea to encourage students to practise their language skills in a meaningful, fun way!
In 2019, the event takes place internationally in over 20 countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and Africa from October 07 to December 23. The Science Film Festival is currently open to submissions until March, 22.
Nothing connects people from different backgrounds as much as a pleasurable meal. With this in mind, the Goethe-Institutes of Southeast Asia are bringing the countries of the region together around the table. During the course of November 2018, the project Wanderlust Küche - A Culinary Dialogue will unite Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand under the motto Tables without Borders. The project stages numerous events centring on the topic of culinary art and tradition.
This upcoming August the Asia-Pacific-German Olympics invites young and ambiguous German language learners to Bogor, Indonesia. However firstly the students who can participate in it and further represent Thailand will decided by the national qualification!