The end of Malaysia’s 14th General Elections has been a historical event and in its aftermath, citizens have been churning out thought pieces, economic forecasts and inspiring messages for the future. Among all of that, people have been creating a stellar number of beautiful art pieces that show off their love for a new Malaysia. Under the hashtag #GE14 and #NewMalaysia, we compiled a list of some of our favourite pieces by Malaysians who have yelled at the top of their lungs: with our resilience, our capability, we can build our new future together. It is a dream that many of the rakyat have long given up on until now. In the most whimsical, comical and [...]
BOH Plantations and Kakiseni are announcing the eight shows nominated for the Best of 2017 Awards at the 15th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards (15th BCAA). Drawn from productions across four performing arts categories, (Music, Dance, Theatre & Musical Theatre), eight nominees have been released for this year’s Best of 2017 Awards.
There’s something very different in the air. Malaysia’s eternal summer has begun to feel like spring, and it’s infected everyone with optimism and light. After the 9th of May, the apathy you could feel come off the city streets have begun to be replaced by a sense of hope. It isn’t just the end the end of a 61-year ruling party that has tirelessly censored, imprisoned and stolen from us. It’s the start of a new arts industry.