Accacia Open Studio and Reemergence Exhibition

124 Armenian Street 124 Armenian Street, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Zafrie Zainuddin, Zaf for short is a visual artist and an occasional photographer based in Penang, Malaysia. He uses the name Accacia Studio as a platform to showcase his work. His artwork comes in a variety of media i.e. watercolour, coloured pencils, acrylic, charcoal, murals and digital paintings. Most of his artwork is of animals […]

Cecelia Wong Open Studio

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

As a self taught coloured pencils artist, Cecelia finds it an inspiring and satisfying journey as she had her artworks juried  in the 26th and 28th Annual CPSA (2018 & 2020) exhibition. She has also contributed her artworks to 2 National Art Textbook (Lukisan Sekolah Seni Malaysia) Form 4 & 5 for Sekolah Seni Malaysia. […]

Zoé Olsommer Exhibition and Open Studio

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

Zoé Olsommer graduated from the School of Photography in Vevey, Switzerland. She spent a total of 9 years in Vietnam where she discovered and learnt the refined art of lacquer painting (“sơn mài“ literally meaning “to paint and to sand”). She now uses this traditional technique to address contemporary issues that concerns her, such as overdevelopment […]

Daniel Schürer Exhibition and Open Studio

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

Daniel Schürer, born in Germany, works as an industrial designer. As a balance to this more technical design work, he also pursues artistic activities like painting, printmaking and music. As a water colour enthusiast, he is a member of Urban Sketchers Penang, where he participated in the exhibition “See George Town one drawing at a […]

Kam Yew Chee Open Studio and Exhibition

Macallum Connoisseurs 1, Gat Lebuh Macallum, George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Kam first participated in Open Studios Penang back in 2020. Sadly it was cancelled due to the pandemic. This year Kam is making a comeback, and he is hosted by Macallum Connoisseurs. He will be exhibiting his current works, ‘It’s a Holi-lolly-day! Let’s Celebrate!’, as a response to this year’s OSP theme. His works will be in […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Low Chee Peng 2Lows Open Studio and Exhibition

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

Sculptor and artist Low Chee Peng is known for his metal urban sculptures and street art around Penang and elsewhere. You can visit him in his open studio, O Sculpture at Hin Bus Depot, from 10am to 5pm, daily during Open Stduios Penang, and his exhibition will remain open until November 13th. International Exhibitions 2011 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

Endangered Species by Val Smith

Gusto Cafe 4, Jalan Sungai Kelian, Tanjung Bungah, Penang, Malaysia

Val took up painting as a hobby 11 years ago when she moved to Penang and attended TAES (The Art E Space) studio, where like-minded individuals inspired and encouraged her to steadily improve. She began with acrylics, depicting flowers, trees and landscapes but then, moving on to oils, she discovered she had a passion for […]

Passion Flowers by Aasiyaa

ArtLane

Artist Aasiyaa painted these flowers during lockdown. She will be on site from 11am to 5pm daily on October 7-8th and October 14th-15th at ArtLane to demonstrate how she works.

Call of the Sea by Wendy Woon

ArtLane

A self-taught artist, Wendy started painting again during the pandemic period 3 years ago. Art has been a passion of hers ever since she was young but had been put aside after married. However she decided to continue to pursue her passion for art do what she loves. Wendy will be working in her temporary […]

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 […]

Piovendo Gazebo 万雨楼 by Yue Qi

Piovendo Gazebo 万雨楼 64 Jalan Tembaga, Gelugor, Penang, Malaysia

Yue Qi is the name for the work of two artists, Jsan Bái Yuè  and YiQi. Bái Yuè used to run a hairdressing salon and but in recent years has returned to his unfinished dream of painting. He wants to use his experience to interpret his principles of life by painting people and living environments, […]

Love life to the fullest by Adnes Lee

ArtLane

Adnes Lee taught herself to paint during lockdown. She does acrylic painting and loves to explore different types of craft works. She will exhibit her work over both weekends, and invites visitors to watch her sketching in ArtLane, October 7th & 8th from 11am to 1pm. She will be sketching Christmas cards to give away!

Charles Ramachandran Open Studio & Exhibition

ArtLane

Charles Stephen Ramachandran (CSR) was born in 1967 in George Town, and educated at St Xaviers Institution, Penang, he has worked as a hairdresser since 1988. Charles will be exhibiting his work in ArtLane, and will be onsite in his temporary open studio so that you can watch him work on his paintings, acrylic mixmedia […]

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) […]

Luq Zaidismail Open Studio

Coex Ruang Kongsi, Kilang Besi, 123 Jalan Timah, behind Hin Bus Depot,, 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 […]

A’aishah Latif Open Studio

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

A’aishah has loved doing painting since the age of 14. Developing her artistic talent with guidance of the late Sir Daud. Shortly after STPM, she continued her studies at Indonesian Institute of Arts (ASRI Jogyakarta, Indonesia) for 4 years in the field of art (B.A. Art). While in Indonesia she had numbers of exhibitions. Graduated […]

Ainul Syeefa Open Studio

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

Ainul Syeefa began her artistic journey at the age of 7. As a child with autistic spectrum disorders, she developed and actively created artworks that were translated through her observations of her surroundings onto paper, canvas, ceramics, bottles, and various suitable mediums. Her trajectory took a significant turn when she participated in art activities organized […]

Dhiya Hamidah Open Studio

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

She started by participating in a coloring competition at the age of 8. A year later, in 2020, she began transitioning from using colored pencils and crayons to acrylic paints after enrolling in art classes by MiracleObject, led by Luq Zaidismail.  Her inaugural Art Exhibition was at the 'Merdeka Art Exhibition,' organized by ArtMarket Malaysia, […]

Nurul Zulaikha Open Studio

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

Her hidden talent emerged at the age of 5. She took her first steps by participating in and winning various coloring contests, showcasing her innate talent, guided by her older sister. She expanded her skills in the world of color and painting when she learned from professional painters Luq Zaidismail and Carolanne. Her first experience […]

Afiq Safwan Open Studio

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

He has had a deep interest in visual art since the age of 6. After relocating to Alor Setar from Langkawi in 2022, she began taking art classes seriously to further develop her passion and talent. While he leans towards painting anime, he is also dedicated to learning the knowledge and skills of realism art. […]

Raihan Haris Open Studio

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

A 17-year-old girl with dyslexic traits loves creating art, particularly anime and digital art. She has mastered the use of watercolor pens on paper but has encountered challenges with acrylics. She struggled with her differences until she was diagnosed with dyslexia.  Since then, she has been determined to make lifestyle changes and learn more about […]

Aryana Qistina Open Studio

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

First born out of three siblings on March 30 2008. Currently attending Maktab Mahmud Alor Setar, Kedah.  She started her artistic journey at the ages of 13, though she is keen doing art since her early age. In 2021 she started attending Art Classes, with encouragement and nurturing from her art teacher, she is now […]

Rose Aisyah Open Studio

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

She is a student at Sultanah Asma National School in Alor Setar, Kedah, and has been receiving formal art education since the age of 6. Apart from the field of visual arts, she is also a young author of children's storybooks. Her handiwork has been in the market since she was 7 years old, and […]

Coex Open Village

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

The architects from aLM architects open their studio so you can watch architecture students work, and talk to them about their daily life & architecture dreams. In addition various other activities are taking place in the coex complex including exhibitions, demonstrations and more :