We would like to invite you to be part of Malaysia Design Archive’s Projek 555 – a collection of everyday observations and reflections by different people through a mini visual diary.
What structures of power and knowledge are embedded in the work of arranging and categorisation?
Who has access to your archive? How would you like others to interact with your archive?
O For Other is collective blogging project that explores histories, narratives and cultures that might say something different about Malaysia in the world. Shunning state-centric history, we explore the ordinary, the imaginary and the fugitive through
A talk by Dr Gridthiya Gaweewong | 22 March 2018
We have a new search database here where we are slowly migrating our current gallery and content into that space. Check it out.
How have arts practitioners, broadly construed, responded to recent street protests in Kuala Lumpur? How do their engagements with protests constitute political interventions? Essay by Fiona Lee.
Malaysia Design Archive is a space to trace and document Malaysian ‘endangered’ design & visual legacy, to preserve our historical past, as well as to create a resource of Malaysian design work. This is an on-going archival project and hopefully through this, we are able to build up a valuable and useful design / visual resource. If you’d like to contribute to the project, please write to us for more info.