Written by : Ooi Sue Hwei Photo by : Sharil Amin Even though Shooshie Sulaiman is a celebrated international artist, she is far from being a household name in her own homeland. Yet, it’s not fame that she seeks, but a desire for her fellow countrymen to embrace art as a form of visual activism.
Written by : Ooi Sue Hwei Malaysians are viewing art as an investment vehicle with promising potential as the works of local artists garner popularity beyond our shores INFLATED property prices and a volatile stock market have left fewer investment opportunities for those with a little bit of spare cash. However, savvy investors who are looking
“Art is like a direction in life. Art is for the society it is not necessary to be literal visual views towards the current issues but rather a personal revelation that translates into invoking thoughts within the audiences. In abstract expressionism many are demystified as being mere colours and strokes but rather it should be
Man and His Nature – in between the spaces Contemporary art is a fashionable term today,but what is the primary concern on the word contemporary? “Contemporary is related to the event that is happening in the present situation. “With art, I try to reinvigorate my personal view within the current environment”. What constitutes Husin Hourmain’s work is the intellectual urgency