Galeri Chandan And MATRADE In Presenting Malaysian Art To International Level
The second edition of START, presented by Prudential, closed its doors at the Saatchi Gallery on Sunday 13 September 2015 with exceptional gallery presentations, increased attendance figures and extremely positive critical response.
A collaboration between Galeri Chandan and MATRADE in presenting Malaysian Art to an international level has succeeded in bringing the 7 artists – Awang Damit, Chong Siew Ying, Haris Abadi, Kow Leong Kiang, Phuan Thai Meng, Umibaizurah Mahir@Ismail and Zulkifli Yusof to a pioneer level. We were delighted with the response of collectors, press and the public alike.
Art Talk and Curatorial Walkthrough for Platform 2: Artist, Time and Space
On the 5th of September 2015, Galeri Chandan held an art talk and curatorial walk through for Platform 2: Artist, Time and Space at our space in Publika Shopping Gallery. It was good to see art students from University Teknology Mara (Uitm) and also the public, who crowded the gallery to hear, examine, appreciate and learn from this young artists. Artists Agnes Lau Pik Yoke, Koo Yean Ni , Khairul Ehsani Sapari and Sarah Ameera were in attendance to present and discuss their art pieces displayed. This talk was moderated by the curators of Platform 2, Megat Zaim Zhariff and Muhammad Amir Amin.
Towards Our 100th Exhibition
After seven years in the industry, Galeri Chandan is proud to announce our 99th and 100th exhibition at Gwangju Art Fair, Gwangju, Korea and The 2nd START Art Fair, London, United Kingdom, respectively come September 2015.
We are proud to be where we are and it will not hinder us to strategise our journey in the immediate future. We celebrate Malaysia’s long history in art as an essential figure in a cultural community, and we point the way toward its continued growth and beyond
Galeri Chandan at START Art Fair 2015