Artbox Chatuchak

Behold Thailand's latest cultural export: Artbox.  

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Gallery Drip

Get to know Bangkok’s best coffee roasting teams and pour yourself the perfect cup at home. 

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World Class

Cocktail competitions have become big business. Cynics say the number of booze awards has become so oversaturated that to win is all but meaningless, while others praise how competition raises the standard and creativity of what the bar scene offers. Whatever you think, the difference between winning and losing can make or break a bar’s fortunes. Here’s a calendar of Bangkok’s biggest cocktail comps of the year, and a look at their past winners and losers. 

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Kaizen

Unlike normal cold brew, nitro coffee is infused with nitrogen, kept in a keg and poured just like beer. Here’s Bangkok’s best.

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One decade ago, Sumet “Lung Daeng” Pongkanpai, 53, and Namtan “Auan” Sophakij, 49, were homeless. Then they found a place to shelter at the Homeless Center Suwit Watnu in Bangkok Noi, a project funded by both the government and NGOs which helps homeless people with both accommodation and job opportunities. As they help out at a second homeless center on the outskirts of Bangkok (Phuttamonthon Sai 2), Daeng and Auan open up to BK about their newfound lives and self-sufficiency within the community. 

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The Thai Ministry of Tourism is reportedly in talks with dairy giant Nestle to produce a durian-flavored Kit Kat. Yep, you read that right. And it's all in the name of promoting Thai fruit. But we say, why stop at fruit? Here are a few more homegrown flavors we'd genuinely love to see.  

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From the most serious roasters in town to dessert cafes that hit the sweet spot, check out Bangkok’s best new coffee shops. 
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One small step for Bangkok's homebrew scene. 

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Sansiri Market Fest

Your guide to the best things to do in Bangkok this weekend.

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A Design Film Festival

It's nirvana for film lovers this February and March. 

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This Chareonkrung museum charts the history of Western medicine in Thailand. 
New Venue: Nap Sleep Salon
This salon lets you take a quick nap during the day.
The Thai craft beer brand opens its own tiny taproom.
New Restaurant: Sushi Zo
An omakase restaurant with Michelin cred from Los Angeles and New York.
New Restaurant: Magpie
This On Nut cafe is super photogenic. 
New Restaurant: Patissez
Australia's original "freakshake" cafe opens in Bangkok.
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New Restaurant: Bangkok Bold Kitchen
The team behind one of Bangkok's most buzzing Thai chef's tables open a more accessible restaurant.  
Gin and tonics star at this Sukhumvit rooftop bar. 
New Restaurant: Mugendai Steakhouse
The Mugendai group spins off with a steakhouse. 
A beer bar from one of the guys behind Let the Boy Die.
New Restaurant: Omnia Co-Space
This is a contender for the best coffee on Silom. 
New Restaurant: Godiva (Siam Paragon)
Godiva's soft-serve ice cream reaches Bangkok, finally.  
New Restaurant: Goji Kitchen + Bar
This buffet restaurant might be the best way to eat for under 1,000 baht. 
New Restaurant: Backyard by Baan
Le Du’s chef builds on his comfort food restaurant, Baan, with this suburban iteration of a winning recipe.
New Venue: Infinity Spa
This Silom spa looks like a stylish laboratory.
New Venue: Haus No. 3
This Phra Khanong personal training studio comes from one of the biggest fitness personalities in Bangkok.
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New Restaurant: Golden Bowl (K Village)
Real-deal Hong Kong cuisine at K Village.
New Restaurant: Patom
An organic oasis in the heart of Thonglor. 
New Venue: Impact Speed Park
Thailand's first electronic go-kart circuit is here. 
New Restaurant: Hunter Poke
Bangkok now has a restaurant dedicated to poke.