This gallery boasts having the best collection of paintings by Malaysian artists in Penang. There are representations from major periods of Malaysian paintings, namely the pioneers (born during the turn of the 20th century, such as Khaw Sia), second generation (1930 to 1945) and post-war third generation. Selected works of pioneer Singaporean and Indonesian artists and Chinese brush (ink) paintings (Tan Changrong, Li Baoyi, Du Ziling) are also featured. The gallery's exhibition hall on the second level features a collection that changes every six months. Major art exhibitions are held quarterly.
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