MyCreative Venture’s (MCV) inaugural Visual Arts Pitch (VAP) 2016
MyCreative Venture’s (MCV) inaugural Visual Arts Pitch (VAP) 2016 was launched last Friday, 16 November 2016 at our space with a mission to create a promotional opportunity to visual artists in the Malaysian contemporary art scene as well as a platform for the industry experts to discover fresh talents. The exhibition was officiated by MCV CEO Johan Ishak.Read more
MEAA Solo Winners 2013, It’s A Wrap!
Last Thursday night, 27 October 2016 was a finale show for the management of the MEA Awards for all 5 winners of the influential Malaysia Emerging Art Awards batch 2013/14. The awards, which began in 2009, are organised by Galeri Chandan and HOM Art Trans, which has produced very successful contemporary young artists in the Malaysian art scene to date.
The opening was held at Hom Art Trans’ space in Ampang, Selangor. Despite the heavy rain and bad traffic that evening, artist Shafiq Nordin closed the sold out show entitled “Imperium” meaning absolute power in Latin to a full attendance of artists, collectors, art enthusiasts and art students.
The Clay Chemistry
The ambience of our space last Friday, 7 October 2016, was a visually arresting exhibit of clays and it satiated one’s appetite for ceramics. Breathe – Galeri Chandan’s collaboration with Patisatustudio’s ceramic artists Umibaizurah [email protected], who is known as one of Malaysia’s foremost female ceramic sculptors in the art scene, and 2009 Malaysia Emerging Artist Award (MEAA) winner Mohd Al-Khuzairie Ali was indeed accepted well by all who came for the opening reception.
An Interview with Umibaizurah Mahir@ Ismail