Event & Festival 

 Jun 22 2022

World Expo 2020 - Spain Pavilion - Intelligence for Life

The Spain Pavilion is creating a more sustainable future for all and aims to become an example of in

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Maldives Pavilion - Where Nature and Life Co-exist

Maldives is an archipelago of unique beauty co-existing with nature. Reflected across the entire pav

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Democratic Republic of Congo Pavilion - We Make Africa's Heart Beat

Feel the incredible abundance and beauty of the country. Meet the dynamic, creative and innovative C

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Thailand Pavilion - Mobility for the Future

Share your own flower engravings in the pavilion’s garden and discover more about Thailand&rsq

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Bahamas Pavilion - Preserving Paradise

Warm Bahamian hospitality and a deep-rooted culture. Immerse yourself in The Bahamas’ rich cul

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - El Salvador Pavilion - Starting from Scratch to Create A Better World

Let's meet a country where you can fulfill your dreams. El Salvador is creating a country where

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Comoros Pavilion - A Flower in Bloom

Pick up a mystical ring and journey through a garden of marvels, explore how Comoros' storied pa

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Mauritania Pavilion - Tradition and Modernity of Sustainable Development

Mauritania is the vital bridge linking North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa. From the vast open plain

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Seychelles Pavilion - Protecting the Islands of Seychelles

Protecting the Islands of Seychelles and embark on a treasure hunt with our team to discover a treas

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Italy Pavilion - Beauty Connects People

Experience a journey that takes you to the heart of Italy. See how creativity comes from different p

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Barbados Pavilion - Innovation and Transformation: From Sugarcane to Blockchain

Highlighting the island's innovations and transformation. Track the trajectory of Barbados'

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Kyrgyzstan Pavilion - Completely New Paths for the Future of Kyrgyzstan

Discover a country breaking through in its development. Showcasing the economic and tourism potentia

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Belize Pavilion - Experience Belize, the Jewel of the Caribbean

Be blown away by the beauty of Belize and all its wonders as you gain an understanding of its histor

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 Jun 21 2022

World Expo 2020 - Madagascar Pavilion - Sustainable Sanctuary of Nature

An island sanctuary rich in biodiversity and opportunity. One of the world’s most unique eco-t

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Tanzania Pavilion - A Window to Experience the Full Breadth of Tanzania

Go on an engaging trip of a lifetime and see Tanzania's beauty and potential. See how we aim to

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Belarus Pavilion - Forest of Future Technology

Learn from the natural world through a forest experience. Discover how nature and technology can hel

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Paraguay Pavilion - Connecting Water, Energy and Mobility

A landlocked country between Argentina, Brazil and Bolivia, Paraguay ensures its connectivity via it

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Azerbaijan Pavilion - Seeds for the Future

Azerbaijan Pavilion is inspired by nature, dedicated to the future of humanity. Only by investing in

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Switzerland Pavilion - Reflections

Once-in-a-lifetime journey in Swiss nature and urban culture. The pavilion reflects Switzerland and

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - The Good Place Pavilion - Where People Who Care, Meet to Do Good

Innovation can come from anywhere, to everyone. Come and meet ordinary people doing extraordinary th

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Côte d’Ivoire Pavilion - The Path to A New Africa

  Go behind the scenes in Côte d'Ivoire, ground-zero of Francophone culture in Wes

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 Jun 20 2022

World Expo 2020 - Dominican Republic Pavilion - America's Hub

Experience a day as an ordinary Dominican citizen, be delighted by the first settlement of the new w

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 Jun 19 2022

World Expo 2020 - Ghana Pavilion - Limitless Opportunities

Akwaba! Welcome to Ghana Unlimited – West Africa's hotspot for fashion, music and business

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Angola Pavilion - Connecting with Tradition to Innovate

Angola Pavilion is a tribute to indigenous tradition and a future of innovation. Be inspired by Sona

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Latvia Pavilion - Connecting the Unconnectable

Whispers of nature spoken by the latest technology. Let's dig through the past and the challenge

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 May 25 2022

The Forest - Storing Carbon in Dubai

This mini-documentary presents the “Sustainable Forestry and Timber Construction” forum

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Islamic Republic of Iran Pavilion - An Ancient and Stable Civilization, A Welcoming Nation

The Islamic Republic of Iran Pavilion is a blend of traditional and contemporary architecture. It sh

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Hungary Pavilion - Aqua Roots of Hungary

Where the water is, there are roots. Where the roots are, there is life. Let's discover Hungary

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Timor-Leste Pavilion - Explore the Potential of Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste is at the crossroads of many civilizations. Let's witness how one of the youngest co

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Brazil Pavilion - Together for Sustainable Development

Brazil Pavilion is evoking the Amazon basin in the Dubai desert. Let's discover incredible diver

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Australia Pavilion - Blue Sky Dreaming

The theme encapsulates Australian optimism and creativity and celebrates Australian diversity and co

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 May 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - San Marino Pavilion - Future as a Bio-State

San Marino is one of the world’s oldest republics looks to the future. This micro-state in Ita

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 May 24 2022

World Expo 2020 - Nigeria Pavilion - Rising in Value

Nigeria is a nation with immeasurable potential and opportunities and a country with a promising fut

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 May 24 2022

World Expo 2020 - Rwanda Pavilion - Remarkable Rwanda

Rwanda is a beacon of hope and model of African progress. Journey through time, experience Rwanda as

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 May 24 2022

World Expo 2020 - Vietnam Pavilion - Where the Traditional and Modern Thrive in Harmony

Vietnam Pavilion is a model of sustainable and balanced development. Let's take a delightful and

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 Apr 26 2022

World Expo 2020 - Uganda Pavilion - Right Place, Right Time

Every African adventure starts in Uganda. There's a time and place for everything. Inspired by U

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 Apr 26 2022

World Expo 2020 - Namibia Pavilion - Preserving Natural Treasures for Future Generations

The Namibian Pavilion is inspired by the country’s natural resources and aiming to showcase th

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 Apr 26 2022

World Expo 2020 - Kuwait Pavilion - An Ambitious Gateway to the Future

Kuwait is committed to sustainable development to deliver a secure and prosperous future for its eco

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 Apr 26 2022

World Expo 2020 - Investment Corporation of Dubai - Ensuring Growth and Long-Term Prosperity of Dubai's Economy

Investment Corporation of Dubai Pavilion is ensuring growth and long-term prosperity of Dubai's

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 Apr 26 2022

World Expo 2020 - Belgium Pavilion - Diversity in Harmony

The Belgium Pavilion, ’Green Arch' exhibits Belgian industrial, technological and scientif

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 Apr 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Zimbabwe Pavilion - The Land of A Great People

The pavilion is focusing on the culture, people, heritage and fertile land of Zimbabwe, and as well

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 Apr 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Ethiopia Pavilion - The Land of Origins and Opportunity

Ethiopia is the oldest independent country in Africa, and “the land of origins and opportunity

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Oman Pavilion - Opportunities over Time

The Oman Pavilion is inspired by the nature of the country, the frankincense tree. Let’s disco

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Sao Tome and Principe Pavilion - Managing Environmental Sustainability with Development

Let's embark on a fascinating journey to discover how Sao Tome and Principe protects its environ

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Suriname Pavilion - The Power of Diversity

The Power of Diversity: Suriname an Oasis of Opportunity! It’s where people and nature co-exis

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Finland Pavilion - Sharing Future Happiness

The snowy white Arabic tent architecture that situated in the Mobility District is the Finland Pavil

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Czech Republic Pavilion - Spring Ambiance and Trailblazing Sustainability Initiatives

Czech Pavilion is a sustainable structure with a garden irrigated by the “cloud” designe

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Colombia Pavilion - The Rhythm that Connects Us to the Future

A white pavilion surrounded by greens and located in the Opportunity District, the structure itself

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Laos Pavilion - Tradition, Cultural Conservation and Progress

Laos relies on its agriculture and traditional handicrafts, people of Laos make good use of natural

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Luxembourg Pavilion - Resourceful Luxembourg

Welcome to “Resourceful Luxembourg - Where Luxembourg’s resources become your opportunit

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Slovenia Pavilion - Green and Smart Experience

60% of Slovenia is covered by forests, and it’s the first country to be established as a Green

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 Mar 28 2022

World Expo 2020 - Malaysia Pavilion - Energising Sustainability

Malaysia Pavilion is delivering a Net-Zero Carbon Pavilion, it’s a concept and design of the r

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 Mar 04 2022

World Expo 2020 - Liberia Pavilion - Weaving Together the Fabric of Tomorrow

The Liberia Pavilion at Expo 2020 presents the richness of Liberian culture and history by showcasin

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 Mar 03 2022

World Expo 2020 - Sameem Pavilion - Story of Our Culture

Wood Culture Tour presents Sameem Pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020. We took a tour of the Open Air Pa

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 Mar 03 2022

World Expo 2020 - Guinea Pavilion - Journey through History and Heritage through Water

Guinea is a country in West Africa, bordered on the west by the Atlantic Ocean. It's known for t

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 Mar 03 2022

World Expo 2020 - Austria Pavilion - Austria Makes Sense

Austria Makes Sense" is the theme of Austria Pavilion in EXPO 2020. Explore the 5 senses of Sme

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 Mar 03 2022

World Expo 2020 - Vanuatu Pavilion - A Paradise of Harmony and Sustainability

Vanuatu which means ‘the land for us’ in the local language is a South Pacific Ocean nat

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 Jan 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Poland Pavilion - Inspired by Nature

World Wood Day Wood culture tour is currently in Dubai expo 2020. It brings you to discover Poland&r

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 Jan 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Andorra Pavilion - Small Country, Giant Opportunities

With World Wood Day Wood culture tour at expo 2020 in Dubai learn more about Andorra and its pavilio

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 Jan 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Solomon Islands Pavilion - Ocean of Opportunities

World Wood Day Wood culture tour presents Solomon Islands’ pavilion at expo 2020 in Dubai. In

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 Jan 25 2022

World Expo 2020 - Syria Pavilion - We Will Rise Together

The Pavilion is collectively build by 1500 families. It showcases the rich Syrian culture as a natio

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 Dec 27 2021

Burkinafaso Masks

Mask in Burkina Faso represent protective spirits that can take animal forms or can appear as strang

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 Dec 27 2021

World Expo 2020 - Mali Pavilion - The River of Gold

Wood Culture Tour presents Mali’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. Pavilion Director Nakhana Kadia

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 Dec 27 2021

World EXPO 2020 - Swedish Forest Pavilion - Co-creation for Innovation

Wood Culture Tour in Dubai Expo 2020 take you to Sweden Pavilion: The Forest in the Sustainability D

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 Dec 27 2021

Kaihua Root Carving - My Motherland and Me

Fourteen root carving artists were invited to Kaihua County, Zhejiang Province of China on December

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 Nov 22 2021

Harmony with Nature: The Culture of Gabon

IWCS is in Dubai for the World Expo 2020 that will last 6 months, from October 1st to March 31st 202

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 Nov 22 2021

Interactive Tale about Crafts in Morocco Pavilion

Wood Culture Tour takes you to Word Expo 2020 in Dubai UAE! Join us for an unforgettable journey awa

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 Nov 22 2021

Wood and Life - Art Show of International Wood Cultural Works

The "Wood and Life" International Wood Cultural Works Exhibition was co-sponsored by the I

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 Sep 27 2021

PANAFEST - A Ghana Cultural Event

The Pan African Historical Theatre Project now known as PANAFEST is a cultural event held in Ghana e

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 Mar 15 2021

Mirage

The final documentary of the International Wood Culture Society (IWCS) featuring Burning Man series

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 Jan 18 2021

The Japanese Wood and Culture Seminar

The Japanese Wood and Culture Seminar is organized by the Japan Wood-Products Export Association (JW

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 Sep 23 2020

Ax Day

Tomsk is considered one of the oldest cities in Siberia, located on the Tomsk river and surrounded b

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 Aug 25 2020

Root Connected

Located in Kaihau county, Root Palace is best known as the base of root carving culture and center f

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 Mar 16 2020

The 20th All Japan Junior High School Woodworking Competition & World Wood Day 2020 Memorial Contest

Since 2012, it is the second-time for IWCS to documentary the 20th All Japan Junior High School Wood

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 Jan 16 2020

IUFRO 2019 Highlights

Over 2,500 delegates from 92 countries and regions gathered in Curitiba, Brazil from September 29 to

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 May 06 2019

Winds of Change - Burning Man 2018

The world is entering a new era and changing at a rapid pace, driven by science and technology. 

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 Sep 28 2018

2014 IUFRO - International Wood Culture Society

The World Congress 2014 of International Union of Forest Research Organization (IUFRO) was held in S

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 Jun 28 2018

Building the Man

Burning Man began as a bonfire ritual on the summer solstice in 1986 when Larry Harvey and a group o

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 Feb 26 2018

Surrender - Burning Man 2017

This film delves into what Oscar Wilde once said using a cultural approach, "It seems to me tha

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 May 09 2017

Echos over the lagoon

The Locos dancers of San Isidro is a traditional festivity celebrated in Lagunillas, Venezuela. The

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 Jan 04 2017

2016 World Wood Day Folk Art Workshop

2016 World Wood Day Folk Art Workshop presented diverse forms of wooden folk art from 10 countries a

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 Nov 20 2016

Behind the Bricks

On 25 April 2015, with a magnitude 7.8 Earthquake hit Nepal and major aftershock on 12 may 2015, Nep

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 Nov 07 2016

Back to Our Roots

The XIV World Forestry Congress, themed “Forests and People: Investing in a Sustainable Future

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 Oct 11 2016

A Gift Returned

Renowned sculptor David Best, who has designed and built nine Burning Man temples at Black Rock Dese

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 Oct 10 2016

Brick by Brick - 2016 WWD Collaborative Project

The 2016 Collaborative Project kept exploring the possibilities among traditionally-different practi

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 Jun 06 2016

2015 AAW Symposium Pittsburgh

Woodturning is more than crafting; making things out of wood on a lathe can be experienced as relaxi

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 May 19 2016

Reborn From The Ashes

Burning Man is a weeklong festival, a mega art event with many levels of presentation to provide a p

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 May 19 2016

Wood Culture Festival in Şişli

2015 World Wood Day-Wood Culture Festival was held in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey. This event comprising

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Lin Yao

Lin Yao was born in 1987 in Wenzhou, Zhejiang, and started to learn Pipa (Chinese lute) at 6 year ol

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Mbeng N'tam

Mbeng N’tam” means beauty and prosperity. This troupe consisting of traditional dancers

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Enrique Males & Patricia Gutierrez

Enrique Males performs ancestral music, expressing harmony that enriches the spirit and fertilize th

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Derek Shirley

Canadian born multi-instrumentalist, based in Berlin since 2001. Active in the experimental and &quo

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - David Hudson,Ali Ethem Keskin& Eduardo Cordova

David Hudson is an internationally renowned musician, composer, actor and entertainer. In all these

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - John Butler& Barnaby Walters

John Butler has been playing the uilleann pipes since the age of 16 when he heard them for the first

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - L'École de Musique de Kirina

Created in 2010, the Ecole de Musique de Kirina Band is composed of 6 professional musicians who are

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Ustad Amjad Khan & Group

Ustad Amjad Khan & Group is a group of four members playing four different but melodious instrum

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 May 19 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Tony Brazelton

Tony Brazelton is the founder of North American Alphorn Retreat, and Salzburger Echo. Salzburger Ech

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 May 18 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Manolis Skoutelis & John Dafermos

Manolis Skoutelis is the third generation of musicians in his family after his father and his grandf

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 May 18 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Mez-Me

MEZ-ME is the result of more than 40 years of evolution. All of their presentations and melodies are

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 May 18 2016

2015 WWD Culture Tour in Şişli, Istanbul, Turkey - Music of Wood - Siqinbillge&Mongolian Girl's Hoomii Troupe

Mongolian Girl’s Hoomii Troupe was founded in 2013 and composed of five Mongolian girls: Naren

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 May 18 2016

Nature & Culture for a Sustainable Future

The video was shown during the XIV World Forestry Congress 2015 in Durban, South Africa in response

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 Jul 29 2015

2013 AAW Symposium - We Turn As Family

With the 15,000 members worldwide, American Association of Woodturners (AAW) was founded in 1986 in

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 Jul 12 2015

Concert Held to Celebrate 2015 World Wood Day in Switzerland

The concert held in Kulturhof- Schloss Könizon on March 22nd offered a great experience fo

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 Jul 12 2015

Wooden Classroom, Lebanon

The event was aimed to help those Syrian children staying in refugee camps in Lebanon

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 Jul 09 2015

Tokyo Toy Museum, Good Toy, and Wood Education

Through the lens of wooden toys, the appreciation for wood is more than just entertainment. From chi

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 Jul 02 2015

2014 AAW Symposium-Turn Up, Light Up

The American Association of Woodturners has brought another informative, energy-filled fest to the w

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 Jul 01 2015

International Woodcarving Competition in Dongyang

World Crafts Council celebrated its 50th anniversary in Dongyang, China in October of 2014. 38

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 Apr 21 2015

Modern Life, Traditional Heart - Indigenous Australians in Transition

The celebration of indigenous cultures is lively in the northeastern part of Australia that a large

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 Oct 19 2014

Mameli's Mask in Mamoiada

Mamoiada is situated in the centre of Sardinia, the second biggest island of Italy. Sardinia’s

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 Jul 05 2014

Spinning Tops with Special Love

Finger spinning tops are not merely toys but can be a token of love. A total of 150 tops traveled fa

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 Jul 05 2014

2012 AAW International Symposium

IWCS had the opportunity to attend the American Association of Woodturners (AAW) 26th International

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 Jul 05 2014

The 37th Kyoto Exhibition of Joinery Works

The ancient capital of Kyoto, Japan is known for its glorious traditional arts. Our story today cove

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 Jul 05 2014

The 12th All Japan Junior High School Woodcraft Competition

From 19th to 22th January 2012, IWCS went to Tokyo, Japan for a Japanese national woodcraft com

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 Jul 05 2014

Turning across Borders

With a nice outcome from AAW's San Jose meeting, IWCS was honored to have Terry Martin as a gues

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 Jul 03 2014

Turning with Challenges - 2013 AAW

The tactile experience in the 2013 AAW Symposium is an enjoyable program designed especially for the

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 Jul 02 2014

Young Students Compete to Show Carpentry Skills

  The 2nd National Vocational & College Student Carpentry Skills Competition, hosted by

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 Jul 02 2014

2013 China-ASEAN Theme Carving Exposition

  Woodcarving Introduced to School Campus The opening ceremony for the 2013 China-ASEAN L

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 Nov 28 2013

The Birth of a Gondola

The beautiful Venice Gondola made with the skill that represents the refinement of Italian craftsman

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 Feb 03 2013

Carve Beyond Reality - Wood Carving Contest in Kenya

It is rare to see wood sculpturing competition in Kenya, not to mention in Nanyuki, a town located n

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 Nov 08 2012

Porto Wine and Rabelo Boats in Portugal

The Race of Rabelo Boats is an annual competition which first started in 1983. Held in the second bi

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