BlogPhotography Painting Exhibitions Projects Victor Chin Portfolio

Victor’s visuals

June 16th, 2017

Victor Chin’s visuals …read more here

Visuals against darkness

June 13th, 2017

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The collection of 64 watercolours was done twenty years ago and they will be on exhibition again this week in Petaling Jaya…these visuals will lighten up the darkness of their threatening disappearance from many older Malaysian streets… read more here

Memory as resistance

March 22nd, 2016

This is a film by Chan Seong Foong and myself made in 2015 as part of the Freedom Film Festival in Kuala Lumpur. It is now online. Please share.

About 30 Japanese academics and researchers from the 9 International Conference of Asian Arts Management in Malaysia 2014, visited Kg Hakka on 15.12.14. The Kampung Hakka Mantin ????? were honoured by their interest. Rakan Mantin group had an interesting exchange with the visitors and show them round the place and the community.

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The traditional wooden houses with attap roof at one time in Kg Hakka Mantin. The attap roofs had been replaced with zinc ones over time but the form and use of these houses continue even today. But many had been abandoned by the owners recently due to insecurity of land rights. This is another case of the rights of the citizen to stay vs the rights of private and state rights to developed at any price.

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