17 MAY - 23 OCTOBER 2022
The inaugural ILHAM Art Show is a triennial exhibition platform initiated to give artists in Malaysia the opportunity to experiment and make new work.
The 31 artists selected to be part of the inaugural ILHAM Art Show 2022 include Azizan Paiman, Azzaha Ibrahim, Blankmalaysia, CC Kua, Chang Yoong Chia, Cheng Yen Pheng, Chong Yan Chuah, Dhavinder Singh, Dipali Gupta, Eddie Wong, Engku Iman, Haffendi Anuar, Haris Abadi, Hasanul Isyraf Idris, Hoo Fan Chon, Ivan Lam, Izat Arif, Kamal Sabran, Kim, Kumpulan Ukir Kite’ Kelab Kebudayaan Mah Meri, Leon Leong, Mimi Aslinda, Minstrel Kuik, Pangrok Sulap, Samsudin Wahab, Sharon Chin, Tan Kian Ming, Tan Zi Hao, Tetriana Ahmed Fauzi, Tin and Theyvapaalan S Jayaratnam, and Yeoh Choo Kuan.
The ILHAM Art Show is all about process and the act of making. It is also about ideas and concepts. In view of this, we commissioned a group of writers - Aminah Ibrahim, Denise Lai, Ellen Lee, Kat Rahmat, Sheau Yun Lim, Samantha Cheh, and Khat Mirzan - to interview the artists about the ideas and processes behind the artworks.