Annies Lee Exhibition

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Annies Lee is a self-taught Artist from Kuala Lumpur who has a Graphic Design background. Her first painting was bought by a French collector. This momentum gave her the motivation to continue creating and now she is a full-time artist and does a lot of paintings and drawings. Acrylic on canvas was her first medium […]

Stefanie Subczinski Open Studio and Exhibition

Stefanie Fox Fine Art & Tattoo 61 Jalan Sri Bahari, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Stefanie is a German artist, born and raised in a small city near Berlin. She studied Architecture in Germany, worked and lived in England and Spain and travelled around the world before settling in Malaysia in 2016. Here she studied Fine Art at the Equator College in Penang and opened her own studio in March […]

Teoh Kooi Pei Open Studio

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Teoh Kooi Pei was born in Cameron Highlands, Malaysia, in 1984. She later lived in Kedah until she graduated from the University of Malaya with Degree in Architecture. Now, she is a design architect, artist, and researcher based in Penang. She learned about ink painting during her Master's Degree studies at Tongji University, Shanghai, in […]

Annabell Ng Open Studio and Presentation

Kafka 15 Jalan Kelawai, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Annabell Ng was born in mainland Penang, Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia. Having been interested in creative arts and music, Annabell was sent to music centre by her mother from the age of 5 years old, and pursued her bachelors degree in classical music with a major in piano.  Annabell decided to enrol in a Fine arts […]

Ch’ng Kiah Kiean Open Studio

Kaki Creation 98-2-11B Prima Tanjung, Jalan Fettes,, Tanjung Tokong, Penang, Malaysia

Ch’ng Kiah Kiean was born 1974 in George Town, Penang. He graduated from Universiti Sains Malaysia with an Architecture Degree. After running his own graphic design studio for about 10 years he is now a fulltime artist based in Penang. He published Sketchers of Pulo Pinang in 2009 and Line-line Journey in 2011. Kiah Kiean […]

Tony Khoo Exhibition

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

With a trusty Canon in hand, alternately with an iPhone, YeeLek Khoo has captured everyday accessible moments one would ordinarily neglect. Maybe his long years in the world of business, furious and frenzied, had spurred him to find joy and purpose in the simple and tranquil. Sans any technical training, he has harnessed his intuition […]

Kirby Kirby Open Studios

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Kirby Kirby is a self-taught abstract artist with a heritage in both Hong Kong and England. Her artwork is inspired by her spiritual journey and travels in the US, Europe, and Asia. Art brings her much freedom and peace. It is something she enjoys doing. Her artwork is known to shift atmospheres and emanates peace. […]

Loveleelily Dot Mandala Exhibition and Meet The Artist

Coex Ruang Kongsi, Kilang Besi, 123 Jalan Timah, behind Hin Bus Depot,, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Born, raised and based in Penang, Lily is a self-taught artist. In 2017, she rediscovered her passion for art and embarked on her journey in Dot Mandala paintings. Through her paintings, she hopes to impart inspiration and empowerment as a reflection of the purpose that drives her art. In each piece, she goes with the […]

Luq Zaidismail Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Luq Zaidismail a self taught art-maker with skills build up years of trials and hand-on experiences, was born 51 years ago in the State of Kedah, the Rice Bowl of Malaysia. Though his artistic talent was discovered in his primary school years, Luq Zaidismail started to engage seriously in the art field in 1992.  Luq […]

Intan Azmi Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Intan Azmi is a self-taught painter who learnt from her own experience. Born in Alor Setar, Kedah. Aspiring to be a painter since primary school, now holds a Landscape Architecture Degree from UiTM.  Following her deep interest in visual arts, she joins Angkatan Pelukis Kedah (APK) in 2016 , Persatuan Anak Seni Utara (PASU) 2020 […]

Syeefa Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

11 year old Ainul Syeefa was born in Pendang, Kedah. She started her artistic journey at age 7. Although born with autistic spectrum disorders, she progressly and actively producing colourful artworks , she visualised her surrounding onto various mediums such as canvasses, artboards, ceramics, glasses and art papers. She started seriously in 2019 by joining […]

Putra Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

I am Putra Imtiyaz Thaqif Shah bin Putra Iskandar Shah aged 17 years old, born and grew up in Alor Setar. Kedah. As an 'INTROVERT' person, art is my way in expressing my thoughts. i transform my anxiety onto canvasses. Obviously arts is giving me an opportunity to enhance my social skills. Though most of […]

Zahra Edith Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Zahra Edith is a 15-year-old classic rock obsessed and comic enthusiast artist from Alor Setar, Kedah. She inherited her father’s artistic abilities and his passion for art as a career. Her parents took notice of her drawings at the young age of 4 and began to enroll her into many art classes. Her ambition is […]

Ink Painting Workshop with Teoh Kooi Pei

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Pei will run 1 hour workshops on Friday 14th  October, at 1pm, 3pm and 5pm. RM 120 includes the workshop and all materials. Scan QR code to register or click here. English speakers welcome. Teoh Kooi Pei was born in Cameron Highlands, Malaysia, in 1984. She later lived in Kedah until she graduated from the […]

RM120

Art and Wellness Exhibition, Art Jam and Workshops @ Coex

Coex Ruang Kongsi, Kilang Besi, 123 Jalan Timah, behind Hin Bus Depot,, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

DATE | 14th - 16th Oct  VENUE | COEX @KilangBesi, Hinbus Depot  Enquiries | 012-3320743 ( COEX curator - KJ ) or https://wa.link/d0rrq1  14th-16th OCT | Fri-Sun | 10am-6pm Art Exhibition | featuring :-  Anthony Cheah  Zoé Olsommer  Daniel Schürer  LoveLeeLily  William  Aibee Lim 15th OCT (Sat) by Kem Beng by LoveLeeLily by Joie Koo by […]

Jareth Open Studio

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Fourteen year-old Jareth will work on drawings and sketches during the Friday and Sunday of Open Studios Penang, from 2pm to 4pm at Black Kettle on Beach Street. You will also be able to see an exhibition of his previous work. Jareth loves to draw, travel and fish! Artist's statement: "Drawing is like a manic […]

Zack Low 2Lows Open Studio and Exhibition

O Sculpture Studio Hin Bus Depot, 31A Jalan Gurdwara, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Zack Low is a Malaysian Chinese born in Penang, and a self-taught jewellery designer He is the founder of Laconic contemporary art Jewellery. Year 2000 : Start up Laconic contemporary art jewellery at,Penang Malaysia Year 2009&10 : Exhibition at KLDW .KL’s 1st international Design Festivals.Kuala Lumpur .Malaysia Year 2014 : first solo sculpture exhibition’ Weathering’ […]

Maizul Affendy bin Baharuddin Open Studio

My Sole Studio 8 Lebuhraya Nibong, Bayan Baru, Penang, Malaysia

Maizul Affendy holds a Degree in Graphic Communications (2005) and a Master of Art (Visual Arts and Design) (2011) from the University of Science Malaysia. He won major awards in Penang Young Artist Competition 2001, 2007, 2013 and was a finalist in Malaysian Young Contemporaries 2006 in the National Art Gallery Kuala Lumpur. Maizul has […]

Aboud Fares Open Studio

Aboud Fares Studio Back Lane, Belakang 375, Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

A Syrian born in 1988 in Damascus, Aboud Fares is a sculptor with a B.A. in Sculpture from the Faculty of Fine Arts at Damascus University (2010). Now he is a full-time sculptor based in Penang, working in his private workshop. You can visit him there Saturday and Sunday 12pm to 6pm. Exhibitions: Group Exhibition […]

Howard Tan Open Studio

Shop Howard 154 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Howard Tan was born in Penang in 1974.  Having tired of  the work in the software industry after nearly 10 years, he switched to work in photography. He started off by selling his photographic prints in local art and craft markets, then opened his own gallery and shop. He works and lives in Penang. He draws inspiration from […]

Polymer Clay Earrings Workshop

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Either / Or Design is an artisanal jewelry brand founded in 2019, which encapsulates the true meaning of slow fashion. Su Ling Teoh, the founder, presents the Malaysian heritage in the form of modern jewelry design. Through exploration of contemporary techniques, Su Ling handcrafts each and every piece of jewelry with specialty materials including jewelry-grade […]

RM260

Su Ling Teoh Either / Or Design Open Studio

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Either / Or Design is an artisanal jewelry brand founded in 2019, which encapsulates the true meaning of slow fashion. Su Ling Teoh, the founder, presents the Malaysian heritage in the form of modern jewelry design. Through exploration of contemporary techniques, Su Ling handcrafts each and every piece of jewelry with specialty materials including jewelry-grade […]

Fun Walking the Dots – Workshop with Loveleelily

Coex Ruang Kongsi, Kilang Besi, 123 Jalan Timah, behind Hin Bus Depot,, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Born, raised and based in Penang, Lily is a self-taught artist. In 2017, she rediscovered her passion for art and embarked on her journey in Dot Mandala paintings. Through her paintings, she hopes to impart inspiration and empowerment as a reflection of the purpose that drives her art. In each piece, she goes with the […]

RM30

Bibichun Open Studio

246 Lebuh Carnavon 246 Lebuh Carnavon, above duck rice shop, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Bibichun is a George Town, Penang based multi discipline visual artist. He does mainly paintings, wood assemblage installation and woodcut press prints. He is also open for commissions. Bibichun will be working in his open studio at 246 Lebuh Carnavon (above the duck rice shop) on Saturday October 15th from 2pm onwards. .  

Live Caricature by Azmi Hussin

hin bus depot 31a Jalan Gurdwara, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Have your caricature created by Azmi Hussin! Azmi Hussin is a Penang-born cartoonist best known for capturing the nostalgia of growing up and living in Penang with his pen. Although he draws inspiration from his idol and mentor, the legendary Malaysian comic artist Datuk Lat, Azmi continues to showcase the breadth of his talent – […]

Aasiyaa Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Nor Asiah Binti Hashim  (Aasiyaa) was born and lives in Perak, Malaysia, with her mother and a few cats. A teacher and then a medical officer, Aasiyaa's true passion is art. You can visit Aasiyaa in her open studio at Art@Gurney Plaza on Sunday 16th 12pm to 9pm.  

Wendy Woon Open Studio and Exhibition

Art@Gurney Plaza Extension Wing, Gurney Plaza, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Wendy is a self-taught artists who loves to draw. She is passionate about developing a unique personal aesthetic trademark in the visual art arena. A mother of 3, she started to draw during MCO, 2 years ago. Her last experience of drawing  and painting with watercolours was during high school. She was a Senior designer […]

Art Jam with George Town Artists Collective

George Town Artists Collective Lorong Carnavon, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Come join an artists' collective for a social painting experience paired with botanical concoctions and locally flavoured cocktails at the art studio. It's a great way to decompress and a fun way to spend a Sunday afternoon! RM120 inclusive of drinks and art materials Book by whatsapp 01172953027

RM120

Maizul Affendy HEAL-LANG Live Performance Art

hin bus depot 31a Jalan Gurdwara, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

"Heal" means for a wound or person  to become healthy again. Hilang is a Malay word meaning lost or missing. HEAL-LANG will be  a live-action painting performance art by Maizul Affendy, based involving the sub-conscious and un-conscious minds with the help of both scripted and unscripted parts, incorporating time, space and sound. Approximately 10 x […]

Malaysia through the lenses of a Mat Salleh by Philippe Durant

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Philippe Durant is a Belgian freelance photographer and journalist living in Malaysia since 2013. In the past nine years, he has captured moments, events, places and portraits all over the country. Among others, he has documented extensively and comprehensively the forgotten village of Papan, Perak with thousands of images, 6 videos, a photography book, guided […]

Opening Ceremony and Group Show 2023

Gallery at ChinaHouse 153 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

You are warmly invited to join the artists and organising committee of Open Studios Penang for the launch ceremony and opening of the OSP 2023 Group Show. Here you will see works of art by all exhibiting artists and enjoy refreshments generously sponsored by ChinaHouse.

Kaz Leong – From Australia With Love

Jetty35 35 Weld Quay, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

A mature woman, nurse, and social photographer, Kaz sensitively and respectfully uses what she knows in her images: Womanhood, Caring, Disease Process, Shared Humanity.   She uses her art to raise awareness of complex and often emotive social issues which are a part of life. She has a long association with Malaysia over 20 years through […]

Alvin Koay Open Studio

Alvin's Art Studio 60 Persiaran Midlands, Pulau Tikus, Penang, Malaysia

Alvin Koay is a self-taught contemporary artist and is best known for his intuitive style of painting and bold colors. Resonating with the abstract expressionism movement of post world war II, he is influenced by early works of Willem de Kooning, Basquiat, Picasso and other great painters of that era. All of his works are […]

Les Succari Open Studio

Les Succari Woodworking 24B Lebuh Macallum, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Sami Succari is a furniture maker, designer and woodworker with a passion for fine craftsmanship using solid wood. Hailing from Damascus, Syria, the love for woodwork came easily to Sami when he started working with Master Craftsman, Arthur Lamon as an apprentice. During his time as an apprentice, Sami learned the fundamentals of woodworking and […]

Eric Yeoh – Eclectic Painting

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Penang Artist Eric Yeoh has been dabbling in the arts from a very young age. Painting primarily in water colours and acrylic, his style and subject matter is best described as 'Eclectic Penang'. He will be exhibiting an eclectic collection from his works over a period of time, and also painting on site so you […]

Yann Indigo Dye Room Meet The Artist & Exhibition

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Yann is a Penang-born artist specializing in designing wearable arts and home decors with indigo dyeing and Shibori technique. She is the founder and designer of Yann Indigo Dye Room. Yann is one of the people who was lucky to identify her passion and natural talent in arts at a young age. She dedicated most […]

Pouring Love, Sipping Wine by Tina Lee Degreef

Le Petit Four 314 Lebuh Pantai, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Tina Lee Degreef creates exuberantly expressive acrylic fluid art paintings. The fluid art enables her to manipulate paint through pouring and blowing to express emotions on canvas. At the same time, the unpredictability of each pour gives a sense of fluidity to the composition, where control and chaos exist in harmonious tandem. She will be […]

Shop Howard Open Studio

Shop Howard 154 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Howard Tan was born in Penang in 1974. He works and lives in Penang, enjoys spending his time wondering and photographing different part of Malaysia, in particularly Penang. He draws inspiration from the old buildings, the people, the streets, to the wandering cats, the tradespeople and other aspects of the world around him. His latest […]

Painting Emotions by Lee Phaik Kee

Black Kettle 105 Beach Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Phaik Kee is a portrait and figurative painter. Drawing was a big part of her life when she was small. Eventually it led her to art school. She ventured into creative field in ad agency for some years, before turning herself to work as a freelancer. This allows her to have more time in exploring […]

Savour the Art of Living by Ooi Viv

Ascott Gurney Penang 8, Gurney Drive, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Ooi Viv's specilaity is pastel and oil painting.  An art and design fashion student by background, she is the founder of Pastel school - Vivnagomi and ZenVee Art Of Therapy Academy Malaysia. She gives art training courses and teaches more than 1000 students around the world online, as well as delivering training courses for workshops, […]

Inktober Open Studio with Azmi

hin bus depot 31a Jalan Gurdwara, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Mohd Azmi Bin Mohd Hussin, or ‘Azmi Hussin’, hails from Butterworth, Penang. Wearing many hats, Azmi is a cartoonist, caricaturist, illustrator, muralist, colouring book artist, and coffee painter. Azmi has made a name for himself in the industry for the past decade, including his inscription in the Malaysia Book of Records (2017, 2019 & 2021) […]

Woodman Exhibition and Meet the Artist with Low Chee Peng

O Sculpture Studio Hin Bus Depot, 31A Jalan Gurdwara, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

A solo exhibition by Low Chee Peng. Sculptor Low Chee Peng is a rare sculpture artist in Penang, working wirh all kinds of material, equally well-known for his urban sculpture commissions and for his creative use of materials producing one-of-a-kind sculptures. . This exhibition shows the transformation of remnants of a heritage building renovation into […]

Mothers-in-Law by George Burchett

8 Gurney 1, Persiaran Gurney, Pulau Tikus, Penang, Malaysia

George Burchett was born in and now lives again in Hanoi, Vietnam, and studied art in Paris and Sofia. He has exhibited his works in solo exhibitions many times in Australia, China and Vietnam, and was in Penang for the first Open Studios Penang in 2019. George will be showcasing his current collection of the […]

Performing Arts as a Form of Communication

Viva Victoria 20F, Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

The speakers for this talk are mass communication students from UOW Malaysia KDU Penang University College under the supervision of Mr Maizul Affendy and Mr Ian Barbosa. Both speakers had been involved in various mass communication projects and live performances such as stage performances under Penang Players Production, Georgetown Festival, and experimental art performances. The […]

Ex-Press Yourself by Joshua Foo Guan Long

EX 2-1-18, Solaria Square, Medan Rajawali, Bayan Lepas, Penang, Malaysia

Joshua Foo Guan Long named his studio EX, where he explores, expresses and experiments with his  art & design in order to bring excitement & new experience to the viewers. He enjoys doing sketches, portraits and life drawings. Joshua foo, JF, aka foohaus, Chung Ling 'kiah: Penang 'lang' since 1973; He spent most of his […]

Abdullah Sulaiman Oil Painting Workshop and Open Studio

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Abdullah Sulaiman is a Nigerian fine artist. He moved to Malaysia, to obtain his Ph.D in HRM, having spent most of his growing up years in the UK. He has had his informal art education attending workshops by master and contemporary artists where he has gained several skills in materials handling and usage for variety […]

Meet The Artists – Best of Open Studios Penang Tour

Join Michelle of Spiral Synergy for an afternoon of Art & Culture to travel in an air-conditioned transport to visit some of the highlights of the Open Studios Penang festival. Meet the artists, see some of the most interesting exhibitions.. immerse yourself in the enthusiasm of the participants! NB illustrations may not represent the exact […]

Versatility is Earned not Gifted

Viva Victoria 20F, Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

The speakers for this talk” are mass communication students from UOW Malaysia KDU Penang Univerisity College under the supervision of Mr Maizul Affendy and Mr Ian Barbosa. Both speakers had been involved in various mass communication projects and live performances such as stage performances under iBox Theatre, USM, and experimental art performances. The talk will […]

Linocut Printmaking with Ahmad Syadzwan

Viva Victoria 20F, Lebuh Penang, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

A versatile printmaking method that's still in practice today, appreciated for its accessibility and expressive potential. Part of the Art & Wellness programme. All materials will be provided for us during the workshop. Contact 012 313 5297 to book.

RM100