Big Pond

Ismail Kadir

Education
Science University of Malaysia, Penang
 
Position   
Kelantan State Culture Council – Committee Member
Alliance of Malaysian Art Societies – Deputy Secretary
Kelantan State Museum – Committee Member
Kelantan Art Society – Vice President
 
Exhibitions / Activities
2003 
  • Tradition to Modernity – Daiichi Modern Art Gallery
  • Faces and Places – Concorde Hotel, Shah Alam
  • An Appreciation of Historic Even through Art (SAKSI) – NAG
  • Images and Voices of Independence – Maybank
  • Images of Treasured Sayings – Concord Hotel, Shah Alam
  • Open Shah Alam Gallery
                  
2004
  • Commissioned by Royal Custom Department to paint Kota
Bharu Custom Jetty & Portraits of Two ex-Custom Director
Generals (Tan Sri Abdul Halil Mutalib & Datuk Ahmad Fadzli
Muhyiddin) for Royal Custom Gallery
  • Kelantan in Watercolour: Kota Bharu 2004 (Joint show Malaysian
Watercolour Organisation & Kelantan Art Society) – Dewan Jubli
Perak MPKB
  • Lambaian Kelantan 2004 - Maybank
  • Open Shah Alam Gallery
 
2005 
  • Toshiba Calendar 2005
  • Citra Terengganu 2005 – Terengganu State Museum
  • Warisan Merdeka – Concorde Hotel, Shah Alam
  • Batik Painting and Painting Batik – Exhibition in Conjunction with
International
  • Batik Convention: Kuala Lumpur 2005 – PWTC & Petronas Gallery
  • Open Shah Alam Gallery
 
2006 
  • Works on Paper – Visual Invocation through Malaysia Watercolours -NAG
  • Malaysian Landscapes 2006 – NAG
  • Commissioned by Custom Department to paint Portrait of Kelantan Royal
Custom Director for Royal Custom Gallery
  • 49 Yrs Merdeka – of Unity in Diversity – Daiichi Modern Art Gallery
  • 100 Artist – City Art Gallery
  • Traditional House – Pelita Hati Gallery
  • Citra Terengganu 2006 – Terengganu State Museum

2007 
  • Merdeka 50 – A Celebration of Malaysian Art – Perdana Leadership
Foundation and Islamic Arts Museum
  • International Art Exhibition 2007 – In Conjunction with Celebrating
Malaysia 50th Anniversary – Daiichi Modern Art Gallery
  • Johor Open 2007 – Atrium Plaza Kotaraya
  • Citra Terengganu 2007 – Terengganu State Museum
 
2008   
  • Earth Winds – Kelantan Visual Art Exhibition – NAG
  • Art Exhibition in Conjunction with Regatta Lepa-Lepa 2008 – NAG
(Semporna, Sabah)
  • Kelantan Art Exhibition 2008 – Kelantan State Museum
  • Art Exhibition in Conjunction with Malaysia Week in London Program
– Pottersfied & La Galleria, London – NAG Sponsored
 
2009 
  • The Beauty of  the Malay Intellect – NAG
  • Palestine Charity Exhibition – NAG
  • Art exhibition in conjunction with the Sultan of  Kelantan  Birthday
Celebration –  Taman Perbendaharaan Tg Anis & Taman Orkid
  • Endau-Rompin Sketch Exhibition – Endau Rompin National Park, Johor.
  • Chinese Watercolor Painting Festival of Lushan – Lushan, China.
 
2010 
  • Endau Rompin Exhibition – Danga City Mall, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
  • Mosaic: Connecting Cultures – International Exhibition Artists from
Mauritius, Re-Union Island & Malaysia – Art Malaysia, KL.
  • International Famous Artists Exhibition – Daiichi Modern Art Gallery, M’sia.
  • International Exhibition Artists from Singapore, Malaysia & Thailand –
Prince of Songkla University.
  • Third International Watercolor Art Festival of Lushan -  Shanghai & Lushan,
China.
  • International Workshop & Exhibition Artists from Thailand, Singapore &
Malaysia with Traveling Thailand National Artists – Thaksin University,Thailand.
  • Endau Rompin Exhibition 11 – Danga City Mall, Johor Bharu.
  • Art exhibition in conjunction with Cheng Ho Expo, Kelantan-China Trade

 Fair -  Kelantan Trade Centre.   
 
2011 

  • The 5th Exhibition of New Expression of Asian Art – hosted by Dhonburi

Rajabhat University – The National Gallery, Thailand.          

  • Received ‘Kelantan State Culture Award 2010’ from Kelantan State Culture
Council.  
  • International Art Meet – Celebrating 150th Birth Anniversary of Robindranath
Tagore, Kolkata, India.
  • Fusion of Passion – MASiF 2011 Art Exhibition – Petronas Gallery.

  
2012

  • Membership Exhibition – National Visual Art Gallery KL.
  • Asian Art Exhibition – Tainan Municipal Cultural Center, Taiwan.
  • Malaysia Art Expo 2012 – MATRADE.
  • Conducted Watercolor Workshop – Universiti Brunei Darussalam

 

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