Tuesday 9 August 2011

Kuen Stephanie's Painting Exhibition in September

Muda House is promoting Kuen Stephanie's painting in September Art Trail Exhibition. The Penang chapter of 1Malaysia Contemporary Art Tourism (MCAT), "Sparkles in Penang" (SIP) features thirteen offerings of contemporary art  exhibitions in ten different venues throughout September 2010. These venues have been known as amongst the prime movers of contemporary art exhibitions and activities in Penang. The biggest offering is called "Contemporary Art Campus," a major exposition of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Fine Art Collection at several locations in USM main campus. Other major exhibitions include Penang International Print Exhibition (PIPE) at the Penang State Art Gallery and several other locations in USM and Georgetown.

Kuen Stephanie (1967) graduated in Commercial Art, M.I.A. in 1987. Venture into fine art painting (oils and acyrlic medium) in the year 2000. Her art explores the rich textures of the multi-ethnic Malaysia that she grew up in. She is particularly interested in rural facets of Malaysian life. Bold, vibrant colours capture the bedrock of family, friends and relationship that are the nostalgic memories of Malaysia's early years.

"SIP" is jointly organised by the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia, Tourism Malaysia Penang, Muzium Galeri Tuanku Fauziah and the School of the Arts, USM. It is supported by 9 major galleries in Penang.

Participating Artists:
Kuen Stephanie at Muda House
Hasnul J Saidon
Nur Hanim Khairuddin
Masnoor Ramli
Fadly Sabran
Tengku Azhari
Rini Fauzan
Kamal Sabran