Lectures, tours and workshops - Recent reviews




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

May 2014

Lecture - Musical Caravan

Hughes de Courson