Lectures, tours and workshops - Recent reviews




Sep 2019 Millionaires' Row Steven Lim
Aug 2019 Qajar Ceramics Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Jul 2019 Batik: Evolution of Identities (Photo Story) University of Malaya Art Gallery
May 2019 Splitting a Dato from a Datuk, Malaysian Names & Titles Colette Hassan
Apr 2019 MCG Annual General Meeting (AGM) Carcosa Seri Negara
Apr 2019 Badan Warisan Elizabeth Cardoza 
Mar 2019 Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) Isabel de Laiglesia
Mar 2019 Trailblazers: A tale of two Islands  Rose Gan
Feb 2019 Guided Tour of Galleria Seri Perdana Judith Gregory Smith
Feb 2019 Stories of One Malaccan Family

Ket Ti Yeong

Jan 2019 Thaipusam Festival Tour Charlotte Sullivan
Jan 2019 Chinese New Year in Chinatown, a walking tour with Billy Woo Marianne Khor
Dec 2018 Visit to the Sime Darby Palm Oil Plantation Pulau Carey 
Nov 2018 Guided Tour of the National Textile Museum Rose Gan & Michelle Pease
Nov 2018 An Introduction to the Malaysia Parliamentary System Meritz Condominiums
Oct 2018 Deepavali Event Temple of Fine Arts, Brickfields
Oct 2018 MEME Meritz Condominiums
Sept 2018 Open House Meritz Condominiums
Oct 2018 Nine Emperor Gods Ampang
Sep 2018 Kelantan Silver Meritz Condominiums
Aug 2018 Guided tour of the Islamic Arts Museum Islamic Arts Museum
Jun 2018 Holy Men, Holy Women Meritz Condominiums
May 2018 Asian Arts Museum Textile event. Asian Arts Museum
Apr 2018 Flying Foxes Meritz Condominiums
Mar 2018 Chitties of Melaka Meritz Condominiums
Mar 2018 AGM Photo Story  
Fab 2018 Bhutan Meritz Condominiums
Feb 2018 Chinese New Year Ciao restaurant
Jan 2018 Thaipusam Batu Caves
Dec 2017 Gifts of Sight Meritz Condominiums
Nov 2017 ILHAM Gallery Menara Ilham 8, Persiaran KLCC
Nov 2017 The Nine Emperor Gods Ampang temple
Nov 2017 Lee Su Kim Author Visit Write Up MCG Meritz Condominiums
Oct 2017 Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia
Oct 2017 The Sin Sze Si Ya Temple Meritz Condominiums
Sep 2017 Silat Melayu: An Immersive Journey Meritz Condominiums
Sep 2017 The Malayan Emergency Meritz Condominiums
Aug 2017 Visit to the Royal Malaysian Police Museum Royal Malaysian Police Museum
Jun 2017

A History of paper: From the origin to the Malay manuscripts

Meritz Condominiums

Jun 2017

Creating Pentago House

Meritz Condominiums

May 2017

Ramadan, An Introduction

Meritz Condominiums

May 2017

Malaysia, How Geology Forged a Nation

Meritz Condominiums

Apr 2017

Rimba Ilmu a Guided Tour

University of Malaya Botanical Gardens

Apr 2017

Annual General Meeting

Art Museum Bank Negara

March 2017

Gerak Geri at Ruang by Think City 

Cheryl Hoffman / Ruang by Think City

March 2017

Exploring Myanmar

Judyth Gregory-Smith / The Meritz

Feb 2017

Thaipusam Festival Tour

Cheryl Hoffman, Oriana Verona /

Batu Caves

Jan 2017 A Taste of Chinese New Year Traditions Michelle Pease, Marianne Kohr / Ciao Restaurant
Jan 2017 The Bugis  Zuraidah Ghaniat / The Meritz

Dec 2016

Afternoon Tea and Guided Tour of the Majestic Hotel

Judyth Gregory Smith & Oriana Verona

Nov 2016

Tanjore Art

Debjani Lahiri and Preeti Sharat 

Nov 2016

Lecture - Doris van der Stratten

Andrew Barber / The Meritz

Nov 2016
Rose Gan / The Meritz

Oct 2016

A Celebration of Deepavali

Michelle Pease/Temple of Fine Arts

Oct 2016
Michelle Pease & Rose Gan 
Oct 2016
Cheryl Hoffman & Michelle Pease / Ampang

Oct 2016

Lecture - Sharia Law and visit to the Federal Territory Mosque Kuala Lumpur

Saifudin Mohd Arif (Dewan Muslimat) / Michelle Pease

Sep 2016 Lecture  - The Alluring Cheongsam  Janet Tee / The meritz
Sep 2016  Curator guided tour of the exhibition Dala’il al-Khayrat: Prayer manuscripts from the 16th to 19th centuries Michelle Pease/Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
Aug 2016 Excursion - Kampung Baru Ahmad Najib Affin / Kampung Baru
Jul 2016 Tour - Chang Fee Ming Exhibition Bank  Negara  Museum and Art Gallery
Jun 2016 Tour - Textile Tales of Kua Pumbu Welyne Jehom/Anjeeta Nayar/UM Art Gallery
May 2016 Lecture - Dining with Dragons Carol Selva Rajah/Reeta Chopra
May 2016 Tour - Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)  Vivin Sjamsir & Priti Parikh / FRIM
Apr 2016 Tour - Love Me in My Batik: Modern Batik Art from Malaysia and Beyond Maryann Diakow & Rosemary Chin / Ilham Gallery
Apr 2016 Japanese Tea Ceremony: The Way of Tea Maryann Diakow
Apr 2016 Lecture - AGM Lecture, 'The future of collecting art in Malaysia' and Bank Negara gallery tour Lucien de Guise
Mar 2016 Tour - National Museum Rose Gan, Pam Currie and Janine Williams
Mar 2016 Lecture - History of the Malay Sultanates Ar. Najib Ariffin / The Meritz
Feb 2016 Tour - Welcome of the year of the Fire Monkey Judyth Gregory-Smith
Jan 2016 Tour - "Khayamiya: Khedival to Contemporary" The Tentmakers of Cairo Judyth Gregory-Smith / 
Jan 2016 Tour - Thaipusam Celebration Cheryl Hoffmann / Batu Caves
Dec 2015 Tour - Afternoon tea and tour at the newly renovated Majestic hotel  
Dec 2015 Lecture - Wild Things Nick Fuller / The Meritz
Nov 2015 Lecture - A call to travel: Muslim Odysseys

Rumaizah Dato’ Abu Bakar

Nov 2015 Tour - A celebration of Deepavali Temple of Fine Arts
Nov 2015 Lecture - Sarees of India Suparna Kundu / The Meritz
Oct 2015 Tour - Nine Emperors Nine Emperor Gods Temple 
Oct 2015 Tour - Curator Guided tour of the "Picturing the Nation"  Ilham Gallery
Oct 2015 Lecture - His Stories of Kuala Lumpur Dato’Ar. Haji Hajeedar Abd. Majid
Sep 2015 Tour - Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia  Islamic Art Museum
Sep 2015 Lecture - Malayan Memories: Life in a Multicultural Malaysia and the Transition to Modern Day Malaysia Jagdev Kaur Pretap Singh 
Aug 2015 Tour - Tung Shin Hospital Michelle Speed and MaryAnn Diakow
Aug 2015 Tour - Sylvia Lee Goh, ‘THEN AND NOW: THE ENDURING HEART’ National Visual Art Gallery
May 2015 Lecture - A visit to Orang Asal Villages Polly Szantor
May 2015 Lecture - The White Rajahs of Sarawak Angela Naylor
Apr 2015
Reita Rahim
Apr 2015
Rehman Rashid, Royal Selangor Club
Mar 2015
Suparna Kundu

Mar 2015

Lecture - Nyonya and Her Jewelry

Lily Yew

Feb 2015

Tour  - Thaipusum

Cheryl Hoffmann, Batu Caves