Turkish Embassy to host painting exhibition

Rokiah Mahmud

The Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Brunei Darussalam will organise an art exhibition entitled ‘Timeless’ by Haji Osman bin Haji Mohammad from November 19 to 29.

The exhibition will showcase paintings by Creative Space Art Gallery Manager and Curator Osveanne Osman. The opening for the event will be on November 19 joined by Minister of Culture Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin, the guest of honour. The exhibition will be open from November 20 to 29 at the Embassy Chancery.

A number of events will also be featured including live sketching, panel discussion on ‘How to detect and nurture creativity in Children?’, masterclass with young artists and painting with seniors.

There will also be a workshop on creative approaches to making art, a talk on ‘What makes a piece of art, art’.

During the exhibition, 15 visitors will be given the opportunity to draw and paint in the ‘challenge room’ based on selected theme of the day.