Show cover of World Art Now

World Art Now

Exploring the history of the world through the material culture of its people. Our website: www.worldartnow.com in association with: www.michaelbackmanltd.com

Tracks

26: Michael Backman in discussion with the author Robyn Flemming: Alcohol, Art & other Addictions 39:32 06/21/2022
25: Edmond Chin in conversation with Michael Backman: Straits Chinese Jewellery 30:07 04/28/2022
22. Are Collectors Addicts? Michael Backman & Paul Bromberg Discuss why some People Collect 30:55 06/21/2021
24. What does a Tuareg pendant from Africa have in common with a Minangkabau Cashbox from Sumatra? Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett compare & contrast these two seemingly unrelated objects. 11:25 06/21/2021
21. Traditional African Currency as Art: Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett in Conversation 19:57 06/08/2021
23. Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett Discuss two Seemingly Unrelated Objects - from Tibet & the Philippines 09:06 06/08/2021
20. How does one stay curious as one grows older? Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett consider the options. 21:39 05/25/2021
19. The Mysteries of Gold & Silver Filigree: Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett in Conversation 26:53 05/24/2021
18: Sarah Corbett & Michael Backman in Conversation about 'Silver Treasures from the Land of Sheba: Regional Yemeni Jewelry' by Marjorie Ransom 13:11 07/30/2020
17 Michael Backman in Conversation about his favourite EVER book on Asian art: 'Court Arts of Indonesia' 19:37 07/28/2020
16 - Malay Silver & Gold - Michael Backman on Writing his Latest Book 28:03 07/28/2020
15: All you need to know about our Monthly Catalogues - Michael Backman Ltd 36:09 07/22/2020
13: Narisa Chakrabongse in conversation with Michael Backman (part 2) 25:55 03/16/2020
12: Narisa Chakrabongse in Conversation with Michael Backman (part 1) 34:29 03/16/2020
11: Michael Backman in conversation with Anupasana Suwanmongkol on Saving Thailand's Nielloware Industry 17:23 03/11/2020
10: Michael Backman in conversation with the author Dawn Rooney 33:07 03/06/2020
09: World Art Now promoting niche arts publications 09:36 01/21/2020
07: Chinese export silver antiques, Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett in conversation 18:33 01/21/2020
08: Fakes and forgeries, Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett in conversation 28:43 01/21/2020
06: On Collecting, actor and collector Julian Sands in conversation with Michael Backman 30:22 01/21/2020
04: Biography of Michael Backman 20:38 11/27/2019
05: The art of betel nut, Michael Backman & Sarah Corbett in conversation 20:14 11/27/2019
03: Antique silverware of Thailand - author Paul Bromberg in conversation with Michael Backman 18:48 11/21/2019
02: Kohl containers, author Jolanda Bos in conversation with Michael Backman 13:38 10/29/2019
01: The Berber People, Sarah Corbett & Michael Backman in conversation 22:09 10/25/2019