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What’s Happening?


1st – 31st October
THE BEAUTY OF BOY
@ Soho Bar
[email protected]

A photographic exhibition titled ‘The Beauty of Boy’ by international photographer ‘Philip Stopp’. The opening will be held on October 1st, 7.30 p.m.

Now – 14th October
‘TANG KERB’
@ Galerie Panisa (Opp. Toyota showroom, Chiang Mai)
053 202 779
A contemporary art exhibition by students and lecturers of Painting Major, Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University. Open daily except Sundays.

4th-30th October
LANNA NATURAL HERITAGE EXHIBITION
@ Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Centre (Behind Three Kings Monument)
081 530 8667, 081 401 4447 [email protected]
CM Fototour Group, Lanna Birds & Nature club, and Chiang Mai Municipality are going to hold a ‘Lanna Natural Heritage Exhibition’. Every Saturday and Sunday throughout October there will be exhibition talks by nature lovers from 3 – 5 p.m.

23rd-31st October
[email protected]: JUXTAPOSED EXHIBITION
@ ChangSathit Artivation Center, 3 rd floor The Plaza,in front of dusitD2
086 670 0861 www.thejellyproject.com

Jelly: Juxtaposed Exhibition by Locomotive Local Youngsters. As ‘Art’ should be flexible and reshapeable just like Jelly is. That became the inspiration for the JELLY Project, an exhibition by various fields of artists, mostly based in Chiang Mai and some from other provinces, to join hands producing networks and new line of arts.

6th-22nd October
HUMAN’S CITY
@ Chiang Mai University Art Centre, Nimmanhaemin Road
053 944 833, 053 218 280
Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University proudly presents the exhibition ‘Human’s City’ a sculpture art exhibition 2009 by Prakit Bunsut, (Lecturer from Sculpture Division, Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University). The opening will take place on Tuesday 6th October, at 6 p.m.

2nd-30th October 2009
MOVING IN MIND
CMU Art Centre, Nimmanhemin Rd.
Solo exhibition by Kamol Tamseewan, a talented young Thai artist who made waves at Art Singapore last year. Based on the images of people’s lives at his home village.

15th-25th October
CHARITY CARE FOR DOGS
@ Look At This Gallery
053 400 921, 089 559 8383
Care for Dogs in cooperation with Look At This Gallery will hold ‘Charity Care for Dogs’ featuring paintings and photographs about dogs, a dog fashion show with shelter dogs, and live jazz music. The opening will take place on October 15th, 6 p.m. onwards.

21st October
THE HEALER WITHIN YOU?
@ Amari Rincome Hotel
www.healingthailand.com [email protected]
Soroptimist International Chiang Mai presents THE HEALER WITHIN YOU?, an introduction to energy balancing and releasing buildup stress and a presentation by Tameer Barnslee (Canada) on Wednesday 21st, 5.30 – 7 p.m.

3rd October
MODERN MOM ON TOUR 2009
@ Imperial Mae Ping Hotel
053 999 755-7, 02 913 7555 ext. 3520
Modern Mom Magazine, Lanna Hospital and The Association of Private Schools will organise ‘Modern Mom on Tour 2009’ at the ballroom, Imperial Mae Ping Hotel on Saturday 3rd October, 6 a.m. – 4 p.m.

17th October
CHIANG MAI’S FIRST INCREDIBLE OCTOBER FESTIVAL
@ Rati Lanna Hotel
089 633 8586
Thailandfreunde e.V. and Lanna Star Kids Foundation will hold ‘Chiang Mai’s first incredible Octoberfestival’ a multi cultural family event with a charity background. Enjoy several food stalls with original Bavarian and German food, beer and wine including spectacular entertainment and music, Bavarian dance show, magic show and more from 1.30 p.m. to midnight. Tickets 250 baht adults and 100 baht for children under 12 years of age including one free drink. Tickets are available at Rati Lanna Hotel, Compass Magazine, Oasis Spa Chiang Mai, Siam Commercial Bank Central Kad Suan Kaew Center, Podology Centre, Fashion King, Kalare Night Bazaar.

1st October
CHIANG MAI NETWORKING EVENING
@ Shangri-La hotel
www.networkingone.com
Networking One’s monthly networking evening will be held on the first Thursday of every month. This is a great opportunity for business professionals and individuals alike to meet, network and exchange views in a social environment. From 6.30 – 8.30 p.m. Dress smart/casual. The entry is 300 baht per person and includes wine, beer and food.

10th October
BAKERY COOKING WORKSHOP
@ the Grand Ballroom, 2nd floor, Chiang Mai Hill
Bakery lovers! You are all invited to join ‘Bakery Cooking Workshop’ by Chiang Mai Bakermart and partner. This class will be started from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

31st October
@ THE GLASS ONION
Glass Onion Rooms Boutique Mall
053 218 479
Come enjoy ‘Halloween Costume Party’ at The Glass Onion Rooms Boutique Mall on Nimmanhaemin Road from 10 p.m. until late.

24th October
CHIANG MAI IS BURNING!!!
@ Tiger, Tiger Bar (opposite Pornping Hotel)
http://facebook.com/chiangmai.isburning
Chiang Mai Is Burning’s to a hot disco dance party at Tiger, Tiger Bar/. The party goes from 9 p.m.-3 a.m.

10th October
‘OCTOBER MOON PARTY DANCE & CABARET 2009
@ Centara Duang Tawan Hotel, Loi Kroh Road.
053 298 311, 089 557 7888
ZONTA INTERNATIONAL CHIANG MAI CLUB presents an evening of Jazz Cabaret songs with Mark Walder & Rachel Dreyer, the versatile Richie Castro, other artists and dancing! Start from 6 p.m. till midnight. Dress in black tie. Tickets 800 baht per person (includes buffet dinner + 2 drinks)/available at Rimping Supermarket or Ruen Raya Resort Residence.

3rd October
NOCTURNES ET BARCAROLLES (PART 5)
@ Saisuree Chutikul Music Hall, Payap University, Mae Kao Campus
053 248 037
The College of Music of Payap University and Bennett Lerner and Friends present Nocturnes et Barcarolles (Part 5) The concert will start at 7.30 p.m. Admission is 200 baht for adults and 100 baht for students.

1st October
JAZZ IN THE CITY
@ Nim City Daily
086 428 0155, 086 430 3908 [email protected]
Nim City Daily welcome to Jazz in The City performed by Popular Jazz Bands on Every 1st Friday, 6.30 p.m.

5th-9th October
GOLF AND TENNIS ACADEMIES
@ The Prem Golf Academy
053 301 500 (5415) www.prlog.org
The Prem Golf and Tennis Academies announce their 2009-2010 Junior Sports Camps. Come enjoy this great tournament with an exciting all-inclusive option by American golf professional, Mike ‘Spike’ Collier, and American tennis coach, Randall Scott.

1st-3rd October
BLUE PEARL RETREAT
@ Sailom Joy Sankampaeng
053 222 926, [email protected]
Three full days of healing and working on the Higher Self and Kundalini energy. You will be guided through several healing techniques such as circular breathing, releasing blockages from energy channeling and healing meditation in Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. Also, enjoy Nurturing the Soul with ancient Lanna Northern Thai herbal Therapies and Northern Thai Massage. The admission fee is 7,500 baht including accommodation at an authentic Thai healing centre amid paddy fields and mountain in Sailom Joy, Sankampaeng and also enjoy 3 organic Lanna meals.

Now – 31st October
PAPER PACKAGE
@ Shangri-La Hotel
053 253888
Shangri-la has a new offer on their exclusive Horizon Club Deluxe room. Enjoy and relax with a Spa therapist in the confines of your own spa villa amongst bamboo gardens and lotus ponds. This offer is inclusive of a 45-minute head and shoulder Thai massage, One dinner in the private lounge of Silapa Thai featuring fusion Thai-style Thaipas cuisine, Horizon Club Lounge facilities and benefits and a round-trip airport transfer. Priced at 6,400 baht per room/night.

OCTOBER PROMOTION
@ DUSITD2 CHIANG MAI
053 999 999
@ dusitD2 chiang mai

dusitD2 chiang mai presents October promotions contains ‘Octoberfest’ a dinner buffet at beer garden on October 1st-2nd from 6.30 p.m. onwards, ‘Cheese & Wine Mania’ at Mix Bar on October 12th-17th from 6-10 p.m. and ‘Freaky Halloween’ at Moxie restaurant on October 31st at Moxie restaurant from 6.30 p.m. onwards. For more information or reservation please contact [email protected]

Every Saturday, 7 p.m.
FILM SPACE – NEW SPACE FOR THINKING
@ The Media Arts and Design Building, Nimmanhaemin Road by Suthep Road Junction
053 944 846

October 2009: The Month of Crawly Creepy and Bestial

3rd October: Pink Flamingos (1972) by John Waters
10th October: Videodrome (1983) by David Cronenberg
17th October: Teeth (2007) by Mitchell Lichtenstein
24th October: Multiple Personality Detective Psycho (2000) by Takashi Miike
31st October: Rampo Noir (2005) by Akio Jissoji, Atsushi Kaneko, Hisayasu Sato, Suguru Takeuchi

Every Friday, 8 p.m.
ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE CHIANGMAI
@ Charoenprthet Road
053 275 277
OCTOBER 2009 FILM PROGRAMME
2nd October
DOMICILE CONJUGAL (1970)
9th October
LES DEUX ANGLAISES ET LE CONTINENT (1971)
16th October
L’AMOUR EN FUITE (1978)
30th October
LA FEMME D’À CÔTÉ (1981)