Contemporary art exhibition with traditional woven items in Bangkok


Footage shows a contemporary art exhibition at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre in Thailand.

The interesting collection of pieces included traditional weavings combined with playground apparatus. There were also large statues of elephants decorated with handmade cloths.

Organisers said that all of the pieces were designed and made by local artists and craftsmen and craftswomen from around the country.

The aim of the event was to preserve the traditional fabric and weaving techniques by presenting them in a modern context.