21 April 2020
Batik Painting – An Exhibition and Tribute
Batik is an age old craft of wax resist dye technique on textile that was practiced by various cultures around the world though it is today most associated with this side of the region especially Indonesia, which had its batik designated by UNESCO as a masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity in 2009.
09 April 2020
ENTWINE - Maybank Women Eco-Weavers meet Southeast Asian Artists 2019
The Maybank Women Eco-Weavers programme promotes and enhances traditional textiles globally in a sustainable manner, whilst creating economic independence and financial inclusion for women weavers across the ASEAN region.
03 April 2020
RRRAWRRR!!! Maybank’s Emerging Women Artists Show 2019
For centuries, women have been deeply involved in creating beautiful works of art, whether in the field of music, paintings, dance, drama or literature. But despite their talent and contributions, many of them have faced opposition and challenges in the early years due to gender bias – be it due to lack of training opportunities, difficulties in selling their works or gaining public recognition.