ART CAL­EN­DAR

AGENDA Robb Re­port Malaysia presents this month’s most aes­thet­i­cally pleas­ing picks for your view­ing plea­sure.

Robb Report (Malaysia) - - Agenda - By ANA ONGKO Art From The Streets photo FELIPE PAN­TONE

GEN­E­SIS: GOD’S TER­RAR­IUM

A cul­mi­na­tion of Ja­han Loh’s last five years of work, this ex­hi­bi­tion re­flects the artist’s pre­oc­cu­pa­tion with ex­is­ten­tial­ism and a glimpse into his imag­i­na­tion of man’s cre­ation. Pre­sent­ing eight new paint­ings and sculp­tures, God’s Ter­rar­ium de­picts eight scenes of Eden – with Adam and Eve in em­brace. The show­case ref­er­ences Adam and Eve as ex­trater­res­tial be­ings thanks to his in­ter­est in Asian manga, Western comics and Jack Kirby. Where: The Cul­ture Story, Sin­ga­pore When: 17 Jan – 18 Mar Tick­ets: Free

MARGIELA/GAL­LIERA, 1989–2009

Touted as the world’s most avant-garde de­signer, Martin Margiela has in­flu­enced the de­vel­op­ment of the in­dus­try with his mark on in­no­va­tion and con­cep­tual ap­proaches.the Palais Gal­liera fash­ion mu­seum an­nounces a ma­jor ret­ro­spec­tive ded­i­cated to this Bel­gian de­signer. The ex­hi­bi­tion will show­case the la­bel’s sig­na­ture pieces and nu­mer­ous in­flu­ences on his work and rare in­ter­views. Where: Palais Gal­liera, Paris When: 3 Mar – 15 Jul Tick­ets: €10 (RM48)

EU­GENE DELACROIX (1798–1863)

In­fat­u­ated with fame and de­voted to his work, Eu­gene Delacroix was a vir­tu­oso writer, painter and il­lus­tra­tor. Fans of the artist will be treated to more than 180 of orig­i­nal works at Musee du Lou­vre. In part­ner­ship with the Metropoli­tan Musuem of Art in New York, this event will in­clude paint­ings from the Sa­lon of 1820and his fi­nal lesser known and mys­te­ri­ous re­li­gious and land­scape com­po­si­tions. Where: Musee du Lou­vre, Paris When: 29 Mar – 23 Jul Tick­ets: €15 (RM72)

ART FROM THE STREETS

This ex­hi­bi­tion is the first ma­jor ret­ro­spec­tive of street art shown in South­east Asia. Shin­ing a spot­light on emerg­ing South­east Asian street artists, the Artscience Mu­seum traces 40 years of this artis­tic move­ment from its be­gin­ning and rise as an ur­ban art form. Artists pro­filed in­clude Eko Nu­groho, Speak Cryp­tic and Yok & Sh­eryo. Where: Artscience Mu­seum, Sin­ga­pore When: 13 Jan – 3 Jun Tick­ets: from RM36

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