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Penang-born artist holds 12th solo exhibition

Penang-born artist holds 12th solo exhibition

THERE is always light in the darkness. A glimmer of hope in adversity. That is the belief of Penang-born artist Eston Tan who has stuck to the theme in his latest paintings. He came from humble beginnings but gained international recognition after his works were selected by Christie’s Hong Kong for upcoming auctions. His oil […]

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Art tourism has its niche market

Art tourism has its niche market

THE artwork of five artists are being exhibited at 11 locations in Penang until Sept 30. The 1Malaysia Contemporary Art Tourism (1MCAT) George Town Art Trail 2013, which is organised by the Tourism and Culture Ministry, Tourism Malaysia and National Visual Arts Gallery, is a platform to showcase the works of established and up-and-coming local […]

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Oil painters colour art gallery

Oil painters colour art gallery

SHADES OF LIFE: Penang Oil Painting Society members give the Penang State Art Gallery an 11th anniversary to remember GEORGE TOWN: THIRTY artists have come together with the rallying cry, “Let’s Colour the World” in an exhibition to mark the 11th anniversary of the Penang State Art Gallery in Lebuh Light, here. The artists from […]

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Celebrating musical heritage of Penang

Celebrating musical heritage of Penang

Penang’s Popular Music Exhibition, which is on until April 30, offers diverse activities for the public to enjoy. It is organised by the Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, and supported by The Capricorn Connection and Think City Sdn Bhd. The exhibition aims to celebrate the musical heritage of Penang, especially from the decades of […]

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Scenes of idyllic kampung life

Scenes of idyllic kampung life

ACCOMPLISHED watercolourist Chiang Soa Ling, 72, is holding his 9th solo exhibition titled Solo 9 Watercolour Painting Exhibition at the Galeri Seni Mutiara on 118 Lebuh Armenian until Dec 23. This is also Chiang’s second solo exhibition at the gallery. The first was in 2009. Alor Star-born Chiang is an observant painter with an eagle […]

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Exhibition, Georgetown Festival

Coming together in art

Coming together in art

GEORGE TOWN: THIS is one extraordinary art exhibition that should not be missed by art lovers since it involves the participation of 50 artists from many nations in Asia, Europe and the United States, offering a massive display of artistic talent. Aptly titled “We ART together”, the exhibition makes use of the two galleries of […]

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Historical images of old icon

Historical images of old icon

COLOURFUL: An exhibition captures the past glory of St George’s Church GEORGE TOWN: HISTORY buffs would be thrilled to know they can view more than a dozen reproductions of paintings, drawings, prints and some newly-discovered items pertaining to the historical St George’s Church in Lebuh Farquhar here. Titled “Historical Images of St George’s Church”, the […]

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Art exhibitions at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery

Art exhibitions at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery

All about me, myself and I THE Penang Water Colour Society’s 29th annual exhibition, themed ‘Me + U’, is all about artists contemplating themselves. Held at the Penang State Museum and Art Gallery in Dewan Sri Pinang, the show features 44 self-portraits by 26 members of the society. While some pieces were simple personal ‘snapshots’, […]

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