Malaysian Art News

July 3, 2015
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Emerging Malaysian Artists you should take note of

Malaysia is a hot-pot of art where there are constantly new and emerging artists who graduate each year while many established ones are continuously producing some […]
June 2, 2014
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Choy Chun Wei showcases his signature at Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 with ‘The Human Landscape’

Another Malaysian artist did the country when he showcased his works at the recently held Art Basel Hong Kong. Renowned contemporary artist Choy Chun Wei was […]
February 19, 2014
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Where are the new Malaysian artists?

Malaysia has one of the most vibrant and dynamic contemporary art scenes in the region today. This is very much evident with the mushrooming and opening […]
February 13, 2014
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ABU=ASHES painting by Young Contemporaries finalist removed for reasons unknown

A painting by emerging Malaysian artist Cheng Yenpheng was removed by the National Visual Arts Gallery as it contained a famous anti-Umno slogan. The painting was […]
May 29, 2013

Wei-Ling Gallery represents Malaysia at Art Basel 2013

The widely anticipated Art Basel 2013 Hong Kong saw some very interesting visitors who came to the most prominent art fair in the world. There were […]
May 13, 2013
A solo art exhibition by Tew Nai Tong at Pinkguy Malaysia Art and Frame yesterday. AZMAN GHANI / The Star

Remembering Tew Nai Tong – The Passing of a true Malaysian Artist

The Malaysian art scene recently suffered a great loss when Tew Nai Tong passed away on May 4th. The late artist’s works have been an inspiration […]
January 25, 2013
Art teacher Eric Lai, 37, working on a mural painting of lion dancers.

Art teacher Eric Lai to create a Zacharevic-inspired murals for Ipoh

If one had not known better, if seems that mural art is making some form of ‘comeback’ in recent years. The truth is, mural art has […]
January 17, 2013

The One Academy students win Tanjong Heritage National Art Competition

The 2012 Tanjong Heritage National Art Competition held last year saw some very overwhelming response which had 4 students from The One Academy emerging winners for […]
January 11, 2013

London’s World Eco-Fibre and Textile exhibition to feature textile art by Society Atelier Sarawak

The Society Atelier Sarawak is putting Malaysian art in the world map again where it is going to host a major textile art exhibition at the […]