To the average city goer, Cyberjaya may not seem to hold much beyond its glut of tech spaces and development firms. However, this year’s edition of the Cyberjaya Multimedia Festival, or CMF18 (previously known as the Cyberjaya Music Festival) might prove yet again that the town is indeed capable of appealing to a more artistic crowd in its second instalment. Taking place on the 11th and 12th of August at Centrus Mall, the weekend festival boasts an ambitious mix of lineups aiming to ignite a creative burst in entrepreneurs, technologists and artists alike.
As soon as one arrives at Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (KWAP)’s lobby, one would see the blinding afternoon light penetrating through the glass windows and the shadows casted by the many metallic edifices. Then, the colours come in the form of lines, circles, transparent structures and mirrors at each side of the lobby where Bono Stellar’s installations to celebrate the Merdeka Day are erected. One would have to take more than five minutes to properly take in the arrangements of the many shapes and mediums, sit down and interpret for themselves what the sculptures represent and mean. The installation features the theme for the company’s initiative in commemorating our Independence Day [...]
COLOURFUL, thoughtful and dynamic. These are the words that come to mind upon viewing the works of Bono Stellar (alter-ego of artist and designer Nawwar Shukriah Ali) whose psychedelic art will give you more than a backdrop for your social media profiles.
THIS year has been filled with amazing festivals all around the country, but brace yourselves for IP Kreatif!
Johor’s so-called festival of ideas happening from 22 – 23 July promises a weekend of good music, good company and all around good energy. Held in Mall of Medini, Iskandar Puteri, this is a festival where different culminations of passion push themselves forward in the form of music, visual art, discussions, workshops, bazaars and various types of performances.