Learn to sketch with indigenous artist Shaq Koyok at the Selangor International Indigenous Festival 2019! This exclusive workshop runs on Saturday (3 August 2019). For the Sunday class, please see: https://loka.fun/sketching-workshop-04aug
In collaboration with Tourism Selangor, LokaLocal is honoured to be hosting an exclusive sketching workshop hosted by Shaq Koyok, a contemporary artist from the indigenous Temuan tribe. Now only will you learn how to sketch with a skilled artist, you may also gain deeper insight on each indigenous group, as well as their traditions, beliefs and plights.
Selangor International Indigenous Arts Festival returns for its fifth installment this year at Shah Alam Botanic Park, Selangor. Organised by Tourism Selangor, this festival is set to wow you with indigenous cultural performances, Borneo street market, food trucks, indigenous handicraft bazaar, fruit fiestas, exclusive workshops, a photo exhibition, photo contest, and other fun activities! Meet indigenous tribes from all around the world, including Malaysia, South Africa, Indonesia, and Australia!
Meet & Greet session with Shaq Koyok
Shaq Koyok is an Orang Asli painter with an affinity for the natural world. His materpieces are driven by his passion for activism, especially for where indigenous rights are concerned. His work has been featured in Australia, England and the United States. He hopes that his art would raise awareness on the struggles of his people.
Briefing on sketching and playing with lines and watercolours
Demonstration by tutor, pictorial sketching exercise
Short summary and sharing
End of workshop
Taman Botani Negara Shah Alam, Taman Pertanian Malaysia, Shah Alam, Selangor, MalaysiaHow to get there
Take RapidKL bus number 63 or 338 from Kuala Lumpur and stop at the bus station near Maybank building in Shah Alam city centre. From here, take a taxi to the park. Another way is to take the KTM Komuter train and alight at Shah Alam Station. From here, take a taxi and you will reach the park in approximately 20 minutes time.