PENANG STORIES
PENANG STORIES

Penang in all its complexity is presented in bite-sized stories, guides and interviews, to be taken in and savoured slowly.


Born and raised in Russia, artist Julia Volchkova channels her personal interpretation of street art in Penang and shares it with Cheng Sim.
In conjunction with Malaysia's 57th Independence Day, the Penang Art Society takes on the theme 'Negaraku', By Cheng Sim
Despite boria's 150 years of history, the Penang Malay-Jawi Peranakan parody is slowly losing its grip on the heritage front. Cheng Sim finds out why.
Artist Wong Hoy Cheong curated a tribute exhibition for his friend and artist, the late Ismail Hashim. Cheng Sim explores the exhibition and finds out more.
Australian couple returns to Penang after 32 years when they won a 6-night stay through a competition organised by Malaysia Airlines and The West Australian newspaper. They talk to Su Aziz on their experience.
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