GALERI PETRONAS Celebrates the Unsung Heroes of Malaysian Architecture

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GALERI PETRONAS Celebrates the Unsung Heroes of Malaysian Architecture

GALERI PETRONAS celebrates the people behind the Malaysian architectural scene through Unsung Heroes | Wira Sebalik Tabir exhibition.

Galeri PETRONAS Launches ‘ALEGORI’ Publication Documenting Malay Cultural Heritage in Classical Manuscripts

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Galeri PETRONAS Launches ‘ALEGORI’ Publication Documenting Malay Cultural Heritage in Classical Manuscripts

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 – GALERI PETRONAS yesterday launched a publication to complement its ongoing ALEGORI: Contemporary Art Expressions from Malay Manuscriptsexhibition which explores the concepts and metaphorical thinking derived from classical Malay manuscripts. The ALEGORI publication, a collaborative effort between GALERI PETRONAS and the Malaysian Institute of Translation & Books (ITBM), is a collection of essays from Malay manuscripts that reflect the original thinking and wisdom of the Malay society. The publication examines the ancient laws and practices entrenched behind strong values and culture that remain prevalent in society’s current pursuit of modern civilization. Officiating the launch of the publication, PETRONAS Chairman Tan Sri Sidek Hassan said: ”GALERI PETRONAS is honoured to launch the ALEGORI Publication today as part of our continuous commitment to our […]