National gallery reinstates Fuad’s artwork

This is following public outcry, especially among the art community, on the removal of 4 pieces from his exhibition.

By Mohd Farhan Darwis · 7 months ago

National gallery reinstates Fuad’s artwork

National gallery to reinstate Fuad’s artworks following outcry

The gallery seems to have buckled under pressure although no date of the reinstatement has been given.

By The Malaysian Insight · 7 months ago · 2 comments

National gallery to reinstate Fuad’s artworks following outcry

Art collector resigns in protest after gallery controversy

Richard Koh tendered his resignation on Thursday after a Visual Arts Development Board meeting.

· 7 months ago · 2 comments

Art collector resigns in protest after gallery controversy

Art collectors threaten to boycott national gallery over controversy

The 55 prominent collectors say they will no longer loan their collections to the gallery if Ahmad Fuad Osman’s exhibition is not reinstated fully.

By The Malaysian Insight · 7 months ago · 1 comment

Art collectors threaten to boycott national gallery over controversy

The folly of silencing artistic expression

The fiasco is reminiscent of Barisan Nasional's method of shutting down artistes who were critical of the then government.

By Mustafa K. Anuar · 7 months ago

The folly of silencing artistic expression


Put up all 4 pieces or end retrospective, artist tells gallery

Row between Ahmad Fuad Osman, NAG continues amid censorship debate.

By Kalidevi Mogan Kumarappa · 7 months ago · 1 comment

Put up all 4 pieces or end retrospective, artist tells gallery

Gallery yet to reinstall Fuad’s artworks

It is understood that the National Art Gallery's board of directors has met to discuss the matter but there is not further information yet.

· 7 months ago · 1 comment

Gallery yet to reinstall Fuad’s artworks

Deputy minister tells gallery to reinstall Fuad’s paintings

Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik says he has fielded complaints from many quarters, believing gallery’s action reflected government policy.

· 7 months ago · 1 comment

Deputy minister tells gallery to reinstall Fuad’s paintings

2 demand return of loaned artworks after gallery censorship

They are unhappy about the removal of Ahmad Fuad Osman’s pieces.

· 7 months ago · 1 comment

2 demand return of loaned artworks after gallery censorship

Be more open to creative artworks, says Fuad

The visual artist says removing artworks from an exhibition will disrupt the entire showcase.

By Noel Achariam · 7 months ago · 1 comment

Be more open to creative artworks, says Fuad

Artist denies national gallery discussed with him on artwork removal

Ahmad Fuad Osman says the gallery also contradicted itself on the reasons for the removal of the artworks.

· 7 months ago

Artist denies national gallery discussed with him on artwork removal