As Covid Retreats, Malaysian Art Gets Ready to Flourish
By Ooi Kok Chuen
April 2022PENANG PALETTE
THE BAKAT MUDA Sezaman ’21 (Young Contemporary Artists, BMS), with its new format of satellite zoning and Art On Site (Seni Di Lokasi) nucleus, should be a game-changer in inspiring works that are more content-rich, better conceived and more boldly structured, and which have a broader nationwide outreach.Since its inception by the National Art Gallery (NAG) in 1974, the highly coveted competition –now for young artists under 35 years of age – has metamorphosed through various formats. Since 2000, it...
Subscribe to our e-archive to read our older articles.