about

Faizal Yunus (b.1989, Malaysia) is a Malaysian based artist who works mainly in printmaking, painting and installation. He graduated in Bachelor of Fine Arts from Mara University of Technology (UiTM) in 2012 majoring in printmaking. Faizal has been drawn towards nature as he grew up in such a surrounding that has helped him nurture his imagination and interpretation of the greenery around him.

Education
2012
B.A (Hons) in Fine Art (Printmaking) University Technology Mara, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

2010
Diploma in Fine Art, University Technology Mara, Machang, Kelantan, Malaysia

Solo Exhibitions
2018
Vortex, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2016
Matrix, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Selected Exhibitions
2019
MEAA 2019 (Malaysian Emerging Artists Award), Whitebox & Blackbox
MAP@Publika, Kuala Lumpur.

2017
Malaysian Art, A New Perspective, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Art Stage Singapore 2017, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore

2016
Malaysian Art, A New Perpective, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Art for Charity Exhibition, Eyes Art Gallery, Alam Impian, Shah Alam, Malaysia

2015
French Malaysian Young Artist Award, National Visual Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

2014
Islamic Art Exhibition, MAA Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2013
Start Carnival Art Exhibition, Menara Mara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Degree Showcase, University Technology Mara, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

2012
Urban Art, Pelita Hati Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Rubanization Art Show, Galeri Seni Tuanku Nur Zahirah University Technology Mara, Malaysia

2011
Open Show, Galeri Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

2010
Diploma Showcase, University Technology Mara, Machang, Kelantan, Malaysia
Pantera Muda Printmaking Show, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Pulau Pinang

Award and Residencies
2019
Winner, MEAA19 (Malaysian Emerging Artis Award) ,Whitebox & Blackbox MAP@Publika, Kuala Lumpur.

2018
Resident artist at Rimbun Dahan (Oct), Kuang, Malaysia