artist residency, theater, puppetry, ceramics
 

2010 / 2011  -SUMMER / WINTER PROGRAM

 

Society, local life style, activities in rural Thailand


EXPLAIN

10 days program



Day 1   Introduce local life style in Empty Space Chiangmai, activities and Society.

(Visit and interview the head man, the head teacher and the head monk.)

Day 2Introduce to Northern Thai dance, music, martial art and performances.

Introduce to available take class in ESC; Ceramic, Sa paper, Weaving, Massage,

local decorate flag and lantern, Northern Thai dance, music and martial art.

Theater studies from Manuel.


Day 3Free time for writing or take class.

Day 4Free time for writing or take class.


First choice hill tribe village walking and camping in silence program.

Day 5Visit Ban Soplan a hill tribe village to study their life style, culture and society.

            (Stay over night in the village interview the head man)

Day 6Walk for a few hours to the forest for camping in silence program.

(Observe yourself amount nature, find your own area and be alone by yourself all night.

Only if you need a break you can come back to the circle for the group meeting point.)

Day 7Ceremony from the head man and walk for a few hours down to ESC

(Share your experience to each other)


Or second choice farming, local market and temple study.

Day 5Join the farmer and learn the process of rice and traditional ceremony in Thai culture.

(This program may change the date to other program up to farmer available)

Day 6 Visit the biggest local market in the area where they sell everything from food to buffalos.

            (The Market is only on Saturday available may have to change the date with other program)

Learn about local ingredients and spices and local cooking dish.

Day 7 Visit a temple study and interview a monk about Buddhism and local believe


Day 8Free time for writing or take class.

Day 9Free time for writing or take class.

Day10 Free time for writing or take class.


Note: This is only our suggestion program. Please feel free to move the date around the way it suit to your idea. But please consider that Day 5-7 if you choose to go on hill tribe program that must be together as a 3 days program.

But if you choose the second choice the farming day may have to move around the farmer available. Also the market day must be Saturday only.



14 days program in Empty Space Chiangmai



Day 1   Introduce local life style in Empty Space Chiangmai, activities and Society.

(Visit and interview the head man, the head teacher and the head monk.)

Day 2Introduce to Northern Thai dance, music, martial art and performances.

Introduce to available take class in ESC; Ceramic, Sa paper, Weaving, Massage,

local decorate flag and lantern, Northern Thai dance, music and martial art.

Theater studies from Manuel.


Day 3Free time for writing or take class.

Day 4Free time for writing or take class.


Day 5Visit Ban Soplan a hill tribe village to study their life style, culture and society.

            (Stay over night in the village interview the head man)

Day 6Walk for a few hours to the forest for camping in silence program.

(Observe yourself amount nature, find your own area and be alone by yourself all night.

Only if you need a break you can come back to the circle for the group meeting point.)

Day 7Ceremony from the head man and walk for a few hours down to ESC

(Share your experience to each other)


Day 8Free time for writing or take class.

Day 9Free time for writing or take class.


Day10Join the farmer and learn the process of rice and traditional ceremony in Thai culture.

(This program may change the date to other program up to farmer available)

Day11 Visit the biggest local market in the area where they sell everything from food to buffalos.

            (The Market is only on Saturday available may have to change the date with other program)

Learn about local ingredients and spices and local cooking dish.

Day12 Visit a temple study and interview a monk about Buddhism and local believe.


Day13 Free time for writing or take class.

Day14 Free time for writing or take class.


Note: This is only our suggestion program. Please feel free to move the date around the way it suit to your idea. But please consider that from Day 5-7 must be together as a 3 days program,

Day 10 have to be able to move around the farmer available.

Day 11 the market must be Saturday only also have to move around up to your date.