Arts and Culture: 8th Asian Art Exhibition (June 2016)
To help encourage arts and culture spirit locally, Yayasan Kossan provided funding aid in support for the Asian Art Exhibition which was held in Pulau Ketam, Klang, Malaysia. This event which was held in June 2016, was a joint collaboration among 4 countries ( Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Taiwan).
The exhibition showcased art works from 12 countries and territories within Asia – Bhutan, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam, 12 countries and Territories. A total of 100 people participated in this exhibition. The exhibition was aimed to foster friendship between Malaysian and Asian artists and expose the Malaysian public to more works by Asian artists.
Dato’ Lim Kuang Sia, Pulau Ketam Art Association chairman thanked SGM and the Asian Arts Group for organizing the exhibition and expressed his hopes that the exhibition will spur interest in Asian art. Dato’ Lim further added that the exhibition showed the importance of harmonious relations between humanity and nature.