Happenings

Time Lapse: When did I begin?

27 Nov 2017 to 28 Dec 2017

Time Lapse: When did I begin? is a group exhibition featuring 10 artists, namely, Niti Wattuya, Kamin Lertchaiprasert, Vasan Sitthiket, Thamarat Phokai, Krisada Phakawatsunthon, Anon Pairot, Peerawayt Krasaesom, Anusorn Chareonsuk, Veraphong Sritrakulkitjakarn, Suwit Maprajuab.

The title indicates the time when, founder of the gallery, Numthong Sae Tang, came across an art space in the Ari neighborhood of Bangkok. Which would then become the gallery’s current space.

Visual Poetry

16 Dec 2017 to 30 Dec 2017

Visual Poetry is the title of emerging artist, Faizul Suhif’s latest solo exhibition and comprises of 20 printmaking works.

The gallery’s press release states “the works are not a mere statement of acknowledging nature’s beauty, instead they are a reflection of life itself and should be treated like an open book.”

The prints also speak of the concept of sustenance or rezeki as viewed through Islamic beliefs.

The launch takes place on Dec 16 from 7.30pm to 10.30pm.

Women's Work

06 Dec 2017 to 20 Dec 2017

We are here. is a group exhibition featuring new and selected works of four female artists, namely, Bibi Chew, Minstrel Kuik, Nadiah Bamadhaj and Tetriana Ahmed Fauzi.

The title of the show links narratives that surround the human condition and its role in shaping individual identities and a nation.

According to the gallery's press release, the selection of works provide a certain viewpoint from a domestic setting and society at large.

Chance Encounters

10 Dec 2017 to 31 Dec 2017

Latest group exhibition entitled, Past and Present: Chance Encouters Art Exhibition, comprises 28 works by 14 local artists.

Participating artists are Cheung Pooi Yip, Heng Eow Lin, Jayson Yeoh Choon Seng, Judin Ahmad, Ken Ooi Chee Kheng, Khoo Cheang Jin, Koay Soo Kau, Loo Hooi Nam, Mohammad Khizal Saat, Dr Neoh Chin Boon, Ng Bee, Ng Kim Heoh, Tang Yeok Khang and Tan Kai Sheuan. 

The show will be launched by Penang-based art collector Brian Coomber at 6pm on Dec 10.

Through Rose-Tinted Glasses

06 Dec 2017 to 31 Jan 2018

According to the gallery's press release, the artworks in this group show, Through Rose-Tinted Glasses, “portray both personal and social issues that are significant to the artists’ lives.” However, as opposed to criticizing the realities, the artists are challenged to meditate on existing conditions and envision an alternative, more hopeful version of reality.

Malaysian artists at Art Kaohsiung

08 Dec 2017 to 10 Dec 2017

At Art Kaohsiung in Taiwan, G13 Gallery will showcase 20 works of Malaysian contemporary artists inclusive of both established names and up-and-coming talents.

The participating artists are Amy Nazira, Azizul Nasir, Fawwaz Sukri, Gan Tee Sheng, Hisyamuddin Abdullah, Khairudin Zainudin, Kow Leong Kiang, Najib Ahmad Bamadhaj, Nik Mohd Shahfiz, Nik Mohd Shazmie, Sabihis Pandi, Shafiq Nordin and Yuki Tham.

The gallery's preview is by invitation only from noon until 6pm on Dec 7. The remaining exhibition dates are open to the public.

The Writer’s Portrait Series by Yee I-Lann

29 Nov 2017 to 10 Dec 2017

The Writer’s Portrait Series: A Revisit Showcase is the title of local artist Yee I-Lann's latest solo exhibition and comprises 12 digital prints.

Previously shown in 2004, this series is now presented as part of a fund-raising project in support of the Malaysia Art Archive and Research Support's operational cost.

Inventing Abstraction II: Kelahiran

29 Nov 2017 to 31 Dec 2017

Inventing Abstraction II: Kelahiran is a group exhibition headed by senior artist Yusof Ghani. This is the second edition, with works by 24 artists, namely:

Awang Damit Ahmad, Datuk M. Nasir, Fauzulyusri, Hamir Soib, Shafee Ramli, Fendy Zakri, Usop Kopratasa, Rizhar Arahim, Riz Nordin, Nizam Rahmat, Azrin Mohd, Jamil Mat Isa, Badruddin Syah, Suri Eza Yusof, Najihah Lee Abdullah, Nor Hanem Mohd Nor, Radzuan Mat Diah, Ali Akbar, Amir Shukri Husain, Hilmi Hazimin, Azmin Hussein, Ifhamuddin Mohamed and Fizrie Azhan.

Textures by MML®

08 Nov 2017 to 30 Nov 2017

The latest exhibition at L’Atelier art space sees a collaboration between the space and luxury tile brand, MML ® (Malaysian Mosaics).

Entitled Textures, the exhibition features 12 artists who were proposed with a challenge to incorporate the use of tiles as the “canvas” of their works.

As MML ® tiles themselves have distinct characteristics in a variety of designs, colours and textures, the end goal was to witness how each artist would merge those characteristics with their own inspiration to create art pieces with unique expressions.