Leon Leong Wai Pung

Leon Leong (b. 1971, Perak) has a creative practice that spans graphic design, interior design, education, and even literature. Since several years, Leon has returned to his true calling as a fine artist. In 2015, he held a breakthrough solo exhibition ‘Optimistic Melancholics’. His narrative compositions inspired by his six-month stay in Istanbul, Turkey were a delicate interplay between the place and its people. ‘Cracks in the Wall’ follows in the spirit of these paintings. See more at leon-leong.com.

Hashim Hassan

Hashim Hassan dilahirkan pada tahun 1937 danmerupakan seorang pelukis kontemporari Malaysia yang paling konsisten dalam menggambarkan bentuk dan ikongrafi Melayu sepanjang penglibatannya dalam bidang seni visual.

Hashim menuntut di Canterbury College of Art, England pada 1965 hingga 1969 dan memperoleh Ijazah Sarjana Muda Reka Grafik dalam jurusan Tipografi dan Tanda serta Simbol, dan seterusnya Ijazah Sarjana daripada Universiti Ohio, Amerika Syarikat dalam Pendidikan Seni pada 1974.

Mohd Ismadi Sallehuddin

Mohamad Ismadi Sallehudin, known as Ismadi, an artist with over 20 years experience. The theme of her work is the relationship between humans and animals. ismadi studied at ITM, Malaysia and his Masters degree at De Monfort UK. ismadi has regular exhibitions at home and abroad.Techniques are painting, drawing, etching and monotypes

Mastura Abdul Rahman

Born: 1963 in Singapore

Bachelor of Art in Art & Design (Fine Art), MARA University of Technology, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia Diploma in Teaching, Ministry of Education, Malaysia Masters of Science in Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia

Mastura started studying art formally in 1982 (drawing, painting, sculpture and print making) when she joined the Department of Fine Art, MARA University of Technology as an undergraduate student. There, she was introduced to Persian and Mughal miniature paintings, Ukiyo-E prints, and the Malay traditional architecture and decorative arts, which influence her works greatly. In 1985, she was chosen to participate in the 3rd ASEAN Youth Painting Workshop and Exhibition. Her experience with the decorative arts especially with textiles (batik) started to dominate her works. Mastura’s standing as a Malaysian artist start to be known when she won a major prize in the prestigious Malaysian art award: the Young Contemporaries Art Award in 1986

Currently Mastura is a senior lecturer, teaching drawing at the Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

Shin Pui San

Shin Pui San juga dikenali sebagai Novia Shin merupakan salah seorang pemenang Anugerah Utama dalam BMS pada tahun 2016 dan tinggal di Kuala Lumpur. Beliau mendapat pendidikan di Universiti Lim Kok Wing dalam bidang Teknologi Kreatif. Telah mengadakan pameran solo pada tahun 2013.

Raja Shahriman Raja Aziddin

  • Date of Birth: 17 Nov 1967, Kuala Kangsar, Perak.
  • Qualification
    Degree in Art & Design (Fine Art), Universiti Teknologi Mara
    (Majoring in sculpture).
  • Awards
    Minor Awards, Salon Malaysia. (1991)
    The Asia Pacific Cultural Industry Achievement Awards 2009
  • Commission Work Awarded
    – Public Sculpture (made of metal, measuring 21 feet in height) entitled ‘Growth with Enquity’ in Taman Wawasan, Public Bank, Jalan Sultan Sulaiman, KL.
    Public Sculptures, entitled ‘Bumi Penyatuan & Makmur Abadi’, Dewan Undangan Negeri Perak, Ipoh, Perak.
    – Public Sculptures, entitled ‘Wira Perkasa’ in Muzium Sejarah, Pasir Salak, Perak.
    Commission Work Awarded
    – Public Sculpture (made of metal, measuring 21 feet in height) entitled ‘Growth with Enquity’ in Taman Wawasan, Public Bank, Jalan Sultan Sulaiman, KL.
    – Public Sculptures, entitled ‘Bumi Penyatuan & Makmur Abadi’, Dewan Undangan Negeri Perak, Ipoh, Perak.
    – Public Sculptures, entitled ‘Wira Perkasa’ in Muzium Sejarah, Pasir Salak, Perak.
    – Warrior series (4 outdoor bigger than life-size sculptures) for public sculptures in Museum Sultan Abu Bakar, Malaysia, Pekan, Pahang.
    – 12 pieces Hulu Keris series (made from cement with galvanized metal structure & wire mesh reinforcement) designed by Raja Shahriman for public sculpture at the Museum Sultan Abu Bakar, Malaysia, Pekan, Pahang.
    – Junjung Duli-Mercu Tanda Bandar Kuantan-25ft stainless steel sculpture designed by Raja Shahriman for Mercu Tanda Bandar Kuantan, (Sempena 40 Tahun Pemerintahan Sultan Pahang)

Dr. Ruzaika Omar Bassaree

Date and place of birth: August 1948, Penang

Education:

– PhD, University of Malaya

-Master in Art Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-

Champaign, USA

– St. George’s Girl Schools (1962-1966)

Contributions:

– Made her name as an artist since 1970s

– Participated in group shows round the world including Malaysian Art (1965-1978) in London, Contemporary Asian Art in Fukuoka, Japan, Titian 2 Art Exhibition in Bangkok, and Istiqal Arts Festival in Jakarta

– Has embraced the influence of Islam in her art and has shown in many exhibitions; Islamic Identity in Malaysian Art and Contemporary Islamic Art of Malaysia: Change and Continuity

– Exhibitors, Thou Art Women project, Galeri Chandan

– Curator, the Iqra and the Spirit of Andalusia, Universiti Sains Malaysia

– Contributed a major research project on the geometry of Malay woodcarving

– Educator, Universiti Teknologi MARA (since 1975)

Tengku Sabri Tengku Ibrahim

Born in Terengganu, Malaysia in 1961. He has a BFA in Art & Design from University Technology MARA in wood sculpture. Received his MA in Art & Education from De Mountfort University (UK) in 1999. He has participated in many international exhibitions, including the Innenseite: Installation Project, Kassel, Germany in 1997.

Kelvin Chap Kok Leong

Kelvin Chap dilahirkan pada tahun 1974 di Padang, Indonesia dan mendapat  pendidikan ni Malaysia Institute of Art, Kuala Lumpur(MIA). Beliau merupakan artis separuh masa dan karyanya membentangkan idea beliau ke dalam bentuk garis, warna tekstur, bentuk untuk mencipta keindahan dalam satu manifestasi kehidupan hubungan spiritual antara manusia dan alam semula jadi pada zaman dahulu sehingga zaman sekarang.  Beliau pernah mengadakan  pameran  solo di  Old Masks, Modern Man, Maison of Malaysian Art (MoMA) Fine Arts Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia pada tahun 2011.

Awang Damit Ahmad

Dilahirkan pada tahun 1956 di Kuala Penyu di Sabah, Awang Damit Ahmad adalah salah seorang senior di Malaysia. Awang Damit mendapat pendidikan di Seni Halus di Fakulti Seni dan Reka Bentuk di UiTM.. Beliau kemudian terus ke arah ijazah lanjutan dalam Sarjana Seni Halus di Universiti Katolik Amerika di Washington DC. Beliau menggambarkan tanggapan retrospektif dalam karya seni beliau walaupun objek utama yang lain lebih menonjol