Sin Yee

Piano Recital, Saturday June 23rd 2018

The next in the regular series of recitals organised by the Penang Philharmonic Orchestra stars  Malaysian piano prodigy, Elaine Yap Sin Yee, performing on the PPO’s Steinway piano at the Star Building on Pitt Street. A regular performer and accompanist in both Malaysia and Singapore, she has also performed in Thailand, Japan and the Netherlands […]

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Tropical Fruit Fest , Until July 7th 2018

Artistic portraits of fruit date back 3000 years to Ancient Egypt. Fruits may act as representations of the ephemeral nature of human existence. When portrayed as fresh and ripe, the fruit stands as a symbol of abundance, fertility, youth and vitality, whereas a fruit in a state of decay resembles our undeniable mortality and the inevitability […]

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Faces, Sculpture Exhibition, Until June 23rd 2018

Opened this past weekend, the new exhibition at Keeni Kessler Gallery is definitely worth a visit. The nine sculptures on display demonstrate technical and artistic capability rarely seen. The welding is of impeccable quality and Aboud has successfully manipulated a material which is notoriously difficult to work with into sculptures of fluid imagination.      […]

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St George's

An Orgel Chorale Soirée, Saturday June 16th 2018 6pm

St George’s Church on Farquhar Street, the oldest Anglican church in South East Asia, was last year presented with a new pipe organ in conjunction with its bicentenary celebrations. The Church’s original organ was destroyed during the bombing of George Town in the Second World War, and it had been without an organ since then, […]

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“Coming Around” Art Exhibition, Until July 31st 2018

Charles Stephen Ramachandran is a man of many talents. The freestyle artist from Penang in his exhibition “Coming Around” makes a solid statement with 40 heartily humorous acrylic on canvas paintings, proving how sometimes it is better to paint by heart and not by sight! The exhibition, hosted by G Art Gallery- G Hotel Gurney, […]

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