Art Events 2011- 2014 最新活动讯息
LOVE & COMPASSION
Exhibition Date: 15-6-2014 (Sunday) until 23-6-2014 (Mon)
Penang is the cradle of the development of modern art in Malaysia. It is also the home of many talented women artists. An art exhibition entitled: LOVE & COMPASSION jointly organized by the Women Art Association & International Women Artists-Malaysia was successfully launched by YB Dato Haji Mohd. Rashid bin Hasnon, Deputy Chief Minister I of Penang at Galeri Art Point 8 -G- 5, Sunny Point Complex, Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, 11700 Penang.
This exhibition showcases the excellent works created by 12 talented women artists mostly from Penang that reflect thethoughts and vision of the individual female artist related to the theme: “Love & Compassion ” . The participating women artists are: Chiou Ling Chyi, Yoon Sook Fong, Joy Wu, Winnie Cheng, Mary Lin Mei Nu, Lee HuiLan, Nurhayati Mohd. Yusoff, Sally Lee Hoi Har, Susanna Hernesniemi, Tan Seok Boon, Yong Seow Ping&Dr.Yuen Chee Ling
A review of the artworks and the women artists by Ilva Legzdina is published in Art Her Magazine 5th issue (June, 2014). The Highlights of the opening events included a celebration to launch both the magazine and electronic magazine.
槟城是马来西亚现代艺术的摇篮。这也是许多有才华的女艺术家的故乡。马来西亚女艺术家协会和国际女艺术家-马来西亚分会联合呈现一个别开生面的展览：《爱与慈悲》，经于 6月15日（星期日）下午5点半举行开幕仪式，由槟州第一副首席部长YB Dato' Haji Mohd Rashid Bin Hasnon莅临主持画展开幕仪式 兼剪彩 。
此展览展示了12才华的女艺术家的精心杰作， 她们大部分来自自槟城。她们的作品反映画者身为女性对 “爱与慈悲” 的感受和省思。 参展画家名单如下：
邱玲琦，源淑芳，吴美月，钟昀霓，林美女，李慧兰， 诺哈雅蒂.尤索夫，李慧霞，苏珊娜，陈淑文，杨小平及源子玲博士。 她们的作品的媒介，风格和技巧， 丰富多元， 包括油画，水彩，数码插图，混合媒介及雕塑， 凸显当代女性艺术的精神面貌。
这五期的 女艺术杂志（Art.Her Magazine）有刊载由画展策展人IlvaLegzdina撰写有关展出作品和画家的评论文章。开幕当天的高潮节目之一是恭请槟州第一副首席部长YB Dato' Haji Mohd Rashid Bin Hasnon主持第五期她艺术杂志推介仪式，过后放映电子版杂志。
Her Studio- Life and Art of Women Artists Exhibition
June 24th to July 6th, 2013
Her Studio – Life and Art Of Women Artists was sucessfully held at Galeri Art Point Penang commencing June 24th to July 6th, 2013. This event jointly organized by International women artists Council/Conservatory of Fine Arts and Malaysia Women Art Association is in commemoration with the George Town Festival 2013. The participants of the exhibition are 16 women artists from Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Japan, Beijing, Shanghai and USA.
In the past, women’s roles were regarded as subordinate to men’s. Many talented female artists had worked as assistants at the studio of male artists. Having her own studio space is a dream for all the women artists in the past.
Today, the role of woman artists is different, having her own studio
space for creative expression signals freedom and independence of the
Eight women artists from Singapore who were among the participants of the show arrived at Penang to witness the opening. Cultural exchange activities between the Singaporean and Malaysian women artists : Visit to the heritage sites of Penang, outdoor sketching at Balik Pulau and “Ceramic painting workshop” at CFA Arts Center (Conservatory of Fine Arts @ Sunny Point Complex) .
The Participating Women Artists:
Other Related Activities
“Heritage Penang IV –Imageries of Old Penang” featuring an exclusive collection of artworks created by 14 renowned local and international artists that reflect the quintessence of Penang. The exhibits on displayed are powerful imageries of the natural environment, old buildings, Malay kampungs and the unique lifestyles of the people of Penang justifying the masterly of technique and style of a selected group of artists namely Tan Chiang Kiong, Kuo Ju Ping, Tan Choon Ghee, Toya (Lim Khoon Hock Lee Weng Fatt, Dr. Yuen Chee Ling, Chai Chuan Jin Chen Jiqun. Yeong Seak Ling and the late Tan Lye Hoe, Chia Hooi Chiam; A.B. Ibrahim and Lee Cheng Yong. Their art speaks to viewers why Penang become a world heritage site.
Related activities during the exhibition: Slides presentation & Discussion on “Paintings & sketches of Penang”
This exhibition is part of Georgetown Art Festival 2012.
Heritage Penang III
The aim of Heritage Penang series is to create
the awareness of the significance of art as a reflection of the cultural
life of people. This awareness is necessary for the reappraisal of the
significant contribution of the artists whose art reflects the
quintessence of Malaysia life
Living Art from Ancient Land-
Ceramic Paintings by Cai Zhong Shun (Jingdezhen Grand Master) & Malaysia Women Artists.
Galeri Art Point, Sunny Point Complex, 11700 Penang
July 27-August 5, 2011.
Galeri Art Point in cooperation with Conservatory of Fine Arts is proud to present “Living Art from Ancient Land- Ceramic Paintings by Jingdezhen Grand Master Cai Zhong Shun & Malaysia Women artists”. This event is to commemorate the occasion of the Georgetown Festival 2011.
The opening ceremony was successfuly launched by Mr. Voradet Viravakin,Royal Thai Consulate-General.
The exhibits are selected ceramic art created by Cai Zhong Shun, the grand master of ceramic art from Jingdezhen and ceramic paintings by Malaysian women artists: Chiou Ling Chyi, Yong Seow Ping, Lee Hoi Har, Lim Mei Nu, Dr. Yuen Chee Ling, Yeap Goay Hwa, Tan Bok Kin, Khoo Shian Li and Hazlin Bt Meera Hussain, .
During the early 20th Century, Baba Nyonya (also known as the Straits Chinese) from Singapore, Malacca and Penang ordered the ceramics from the Ming kilns at Jingdezhen with colourful and elaborate design for use in the occasion of ceremonies and festivals. Nyonya Porcelains today are treasured as the heritage art of Penang as it reflects the taste and lifestyle of the Baba Nyonya in Penang during the early 20th Century.
Paint your Own Ceramic Workshop - for
adults, artists and art students
Past Events 2008-2011
Date: Saturday, 5 March 2011
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Venue: 46 & 48 Chow Thye Road, Penang
Malaysian women artists and art enthsiasts
participated in the “Paint your own Ceramics” session
organized by WDO Georgetown & Malaysia Women
Artists Association. This event is to celebrate International Women’s Day
大 马妇展乔治市分会（WDO GEORGETOWN）联合马来西亚女艺术家协会主办〈彩绘陶瓷〉活动 庆祝国际妇女节为配合国际艺术节经于3月5日至26日在槟城秋泰路，46号艺梵画廊举行。 参加者此活动的除了本地女画家之外也有外籍人士参与在景德镇陶瓷上, 绘画出自己的心情。
--------------------------------------------------------------------------Shanghai-Penang Oil Paintings Exhibition -2010
Women Art & Environment- Malaysia Women Art
Excellent Young Artists- Malaysia 2010
Excellent Young Artists - Malaysia 2010, a competition cum exhibition
organized by ArtGroup
to provide a platform for
artists to expose their works a wider audience
and to prepare the emerging artists for entry into a global market.
The top 3 winners will be awarded with a cash prize plus a 1-month Artist-in-Residence in a country outside Malaysia . Selected artworks created by 100 artists in the list of finalist will be on displayed at the Penang State Art Gallery commencing in the first week of July 2010.
“Heritage Penang II” Paintings, Sketches and Drawings by Local and International Artists
ArtGroup International has established AIP Artists Exchange Program for the purpose promoting international exchange and collaboration amongst the artists, galleries and art institutions of different countries. The Artist Residency Program 2010 aims to enable the artists a valuable cultural experience while living and create in an environment outside their own country; To encourage the creation and production of new works and sharing of expertise and to allow international exposure for artists who specializes in different media.
Appeal for sponsorship/Partner
In order to make this event a successful reality, your support to become the main sponsor or to sponsor any amount would greatly be appreciated.
The resident artist will reciprocate by presenting at least one of his artwork to the sponsor
For further information, please email to
Heritage Penang- December 18-30 2009
To discover the original paintings on Penang Heritage theme created by 16 local and international artists at Galeri Art Point @ 46 & 48 Jalan Chow Thye, Penang commencing 18th of December. Artworks by local masters at affordable price ranging............... Also, visit the recent works by Yeong Seak Ling and discover a series of exclusive Postcards and Artprints on Penang heritage sites and Malaysia life.
Launching of “ Heritage Penang” by YB Tuan Wong Hon Wai, Penang EXCO member for Town & Country Planning,Housing and Arts.
During the opening
ceremony, Dr. Yuen Chee Ling and Mr. Choo Cheng Shiong, the Director of
Xiao En Cultural presented a mock cheque to Pure Lotus Hospice of
Compassion ( Amount RM3,000). This is in conjunction with the Charity Art
Auction Dinner held on 26th of July 2009 at E & O Hotel jointly
organized by WDO –Georgetown and Xiao En Cultural. YB Wong Hon Wai
witnessed the presentation of mock cheque to Mr. Tan Kar Hin,
Representative of Pure Lotus Hospice of Compassion
February 28 2008
exhibition features the artworks of various mediums and techniques,
created by ”Friends of CFA “ – professionals and amateurs who are
the students, lecturers and visiting artists of Conservatory of Fine
25- 5 April
Brian Sullivan, a professional artist residing
in Champaign, Illinois. Who exploring popular
U.S. cultural stereotypes, icons and the exploitation of the general
public by the mass media. His art reflects on the quintessential "American
Dream" myth, incorporating a variety of images and objects that reflect a
This show features selected artworks of Malaysian women artists that convey a message of peace. The aim is to provide an opportunity for peoples to experience the diverse visions of peace and to celebrate the International Mother's Day
The exhibition is jointly presented by The
Women Development Organization of Malaysia (WDO) and Conservatory of Fine
Arts. The aims are to foster the awareness of women’s art and to provide
an access to the voice of Malaysian women artists on this special occasion
in an effort to encourage women to express their honest self through art.
June 1- 15
Oct. 29 - Nov 7
All exhibits and programs are free and open to
the public. Galeri Art Point
Opening Hours are Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm
More information can be obtained by phone at 604- 6590248 or 012 5726116 , fax: 604-53986069,
or e-mail email@example.com