MYR

Yahong Art Gallery in Penang

Batu Ferringhi Attractions

Yahong Art Gallery is the largest arts and crafts centre in Penang. Displaying works by Malaysian and Asian artists, it is divided into four sections: the Art Gallery, Handicrafts, Batik and Jewellery & Antiques centres. It is best known for housing the artworks of Chuah Thean Teng.

Teng is billed at the father of modern batik printing: the upper levels of Yahong Art Gallery prominently display his original works plus those of his sons, Chuah Siew Kek, Chuah Seow Keng and Chuah Siew Teng.

Read More

Exhibits

Besides Teng’s batik prints, the displays at Yahong Art Gallery range from batik works by other artists to beautiful Chinese jewellery, antiques, pewter works and water colour, Chinese ink and oil prints.

In addition to that, other noteworthy exhibits include an ancient Malaysian medicine horn, a Sarawak tribal chief's staff, an exquisite Chinese cloisonné, Chinese tile pictures and more. Also when you visit the gallery, be sure to catch a demonstration on batik printing and pick up some pewter products and batik apparel as souvenirs.

Yahong Art Gallery

  • Address: 58-D, Batu Ferringhi, 11100 Penang
  • Tel: +604 881 1251
Hide Map Show Map
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Tours You May Like

Related Pages

  • Penang State Museum & Art Gallery

    Penang Museum & Art Gallery

    Reputedly one of the best state museums in the country, Penang Museum & Art Gallery is dedicated to Penang’s Read More»

  • Penang Islamic Museum

    Penang Islamic Museum

    The Penang Islamic Museum takes you through the beginnings of Islam and its development in the country throughout the Read More»

  • Penang Batik Factory

    Penang Batik Factory

    Penang Batik Factory established in 1973 by Craft Batik Sdn Bhd, it is set in Teluk Bahang, a short walk away from the Read More»

  • Seberang Perai Activities

    Seberang Perai Activities

    When you are in Penang, there is one activities that you shouldn't miss out! Enjoy the cool breeze and view of the from Read More»

  • Bayan Lepas Attractions

    Bayan Lepas Attractions

    Bayan Lepas may be a predominantly industrial area, but it also has plenty of noteworthy attractions that are worth your Read More»

  • Top 10 Luxury Hotels

    Top 10 Luxury Hotels

    So treat yourself to the very best and you won't regret it. Have a look through our Top Ten Luxury Hotel listings and Read More»

Best hotels around this place

Hotels.com

Talk to us!

Help us keep this site up-to-date by sending us your comments:


Loading...