One of the most established universities in Malaysia known for bringing some of the best artists is UiTM (University Teknologi Mara). As part of its ongoing programmes and efforts to promote and develop the Malaysian art scene, the universitys Faculty of Art and Design is currently hosting a group exhibition entitled Pameran Koleksi Tetap & Arkib at its Galeri Seni Tuanku Nur Zahirah (Gesturz).
The exhibition will be featuring some of the most recent acquisitions in the Art and Design Collection through the September 2012 to January 2013 period. There will be a wide variety of artworks on display that include the likes of paintings, printmaking, ceramic, contemporary steel design, graphic design, fashion and textile as well as photography, among many others.
The acquisition and selection of artworks have been articulately carried out by the Art and Design Collection Development Committee chaired by the Deputy Dean of the faculty, Prof. Dr Muliyadi Mahamood. Some 623 graduates were involved in this show as well where there will be 2 sections of the exhibition which are the permanent and archive collections respectively. There are 2 and 3 dimensional works on show that encompasses the 117 collections that will definitely be a visual feast for the art lover.
Opening hours: Mondays Fridays 8.30 am – 5.30 pm