Opening of the Southeast Asian Ceramics Museum in Bangkok, Thailand. Interview with the contemporary Chinese artist Zhu Wei. Shogun: Lord Tokugawa Ieyasu, Japanese armour in Leeds, UK. Yunnan minorities, China. Interview with China Guardian’s president Wang Yannan. Annual Southeast Asian Museums guide. Kabuki Heroes of the Osaka Stage, 1780-1830, British Museum. Celedon ceramics in Geneva. The reign of Emperor Jing Di, Oslo. Mongols, Manchus and Monks, the art of Tibetan diplomacy exhibition at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Emperor Akbar’s illustrator, Khusraw, Walters Museum, Baltimore.