Local artists add colour to exhibition

Izah Azahari

An art exhibition featuring 11 Bruneian artists was launched at Unit 204, Mabohai Shopping Complex recently.

Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong was the guest of honour at the event held in conjunction with Brunei December Festival 2020.

The 11 artists are Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Anak Hamlatul Arsy Mulia binti His Royal Highness Prince Haji Sufri Bolkiah, Alias Haji Asat, Haji Bahrin bin Haji Bolhassan, Haji Mahaddi bin Haji Matzain, Haji Padzil bin Haji Ahmad, Haji Rusli bin Haji Kadir, Kassim Ismail, Pengiran Abdul Wahab Hassan Al-Abbas, Pengiran Omarali bin Pengiran Haji Mahari, Rashidah Yusof and Zakaria Omar.

All the paintings are available for purchase alongside prints and other smaller pieces.
The event from 9am-7pm ends today.

Mabohai Shopping Complex Manager Yee-Man Cheng expressed her gratitude to the artists and hoped that the event will inspire others and foster the love for art.

ABOVE & BELOW: Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Apong adds to a collection of paintings; and the Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism in a group photo with the artists. PHOTOS: MABOHAI SHOPPING COMPLEX