KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA (June 1, 2015) – Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur is delighted to bring in the festivities of the upcoming special month with Semarak Kesenian, a celebration of creative inspirations via food and art from 18 June 2015 to 13 July 2015.

Designed to be enjoyed with family and friends alike, the festivities will provide guests the opportunity to indulge in an array of delectable dining options while journeying through an impressive collection of visual arts curated by some of Malaysia’s most talented artists.

Exquisite Dining Experience

Marking the arrival of the holy month, JP teres presents an abundant spread of authentic Malaysian and Middle Eastern favourites with chefs demonstrating their expertise at live cooking and carving stations.

Choice of delicious local and Middle Eastern fare served at JP teres during Semarak Kesenian celebration

Choice of delicious local and Middle Eastern fare served at JP teres during Semarak Kesenian celebration

Promising plenty of colours, textures and flavours this time around, the buffet’s special line-up features scrumptious hot and cold offerings including roast whole lamb percik-style with biryani rice, nasi kandar, otak-otak daun kelapa, chicken kabsa and spicy lamb ball, plus a grand selection of mouth-watering desserts such as om ali, ais krim potong, bubur cha-cha, cendol, sago gula melaka and agar-agar bandung cincau.

Available from 7:00pm to 10:00pm daily, the buffet is priced at MYR 168 nett per adult and MYR 84 nett per child on weekdays, or MYR 158 nett per adult and MYR 79 nett per child on weekends. Prices include unlimited chilled juices, kedondong, barley, teh tarik and other local beverages. Guests can also enjoy a special early bird promotion from 18 to 28 June 2015 at MYR 158 nett per adult and MYR 79 nett per child.

For corporate or group gatherings, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur’s spacious and highly versatile events space are the ideal settings for meeting and greeting clients. Offering an extensive range of tailor-made menus, the hotel’s dedicated events team will be delighted to arrange a special dinner or open house event for an occasion to be remembered. With a minimum booking requirement of 150 guests, prices start at MYR 160 nett per adult and MYR 80 nett per child.

To add to the merriment of the festive season, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur invites guests to send good thoughts and well wishes to friends, family and business associates. Dates and delicious homemade pineapple tarts can be ordered at JP teres – a perfect way to share the spirit of the holiday.

A Feast for the Eyes

Additionally, to honour this special time of the year, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur joins hands with Empire Artspace to showcase a creative display of 13 outstanding art pieces, including two sculptures along the main entrance of JP teres.

Featuring the original works of notable and emerging local artists such as Ismail Mat Hussin, Mazuki Muhammad, Md. Fadli Yusoff, H. Syawal, Faiz Che Juha, Bob Othman, Maamor Jantan, Bhanu Achan, Shukeri M Zain, Ahmad Muhammad and Mohammad Jusoh, the exhibition presents a glimpse into their artistic energy and provides vivid insights into the country’s rich heritage.

Masters in their fields, the 11 featured artists hold unique and fresh perspectives on the world, translating their revelations onto canvas to illuminate their interpretations. Carefully developed using a range of techniques and materials, every piece has a distinct visual language that tells the story of Malaysia’s people, religion, landscape and culture.

Visitors, budding collectors and art lovers who are interested in expanding their collections are welcome to visit and view the showcase and make purchases.

For restaurant reservations, please call JP teres at +60 3 2182 1234 or email jpteres.kuagh@hyatt.com. For corporate or group bookings, please contact the Event Sales team at kuagh.rfp@hyatt.com. All prices are in MYR and inclusive of service charge and GST.

For more information, please refer to kualalumpur.grand.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html.

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