You may have heard of Ahmad Zakii Anwar, Khalil Ibrahim, Zulkifli Yusoff, Anurendra Jegadeva, Peter H. H. Lim, Wong Hoi Cheong and many more famous Malaysian men in fine art. But can you recall at least three local female artists?
PEOPLE have been painting and writing on walls throughout history. Today, street art (visual art in public spaces) continues to evolve in new and exciting areas. In recent years, street art in Malaysia has picked up quite a bit, and you’ll now find murals and paintings by both local and international artists.
HEARD of @Twt_seni yet? You’re missing out. The mysterious Twitter handle is the account to follow if you want to urgently brush up on your exposure to visual art, particularly from our local industry.