Urbanscapes, one of the longest-running creative arts festival in Malaysia (16 years and running!) brings together local creative communities from all disciplines of music, arts, design and film. This year, the festival will be happening across all cool corners and cultural hotspots of Kuala Lumpur, in the midst of the city's vibrant energy and stunning cityscape. BAZAAR rounds up the names to know and the acts to catch for Urbanscapes 2018.
THE ZHONGSHAN BUILDING WEEKENDER
Exhibitions, installations, DIY workshops, music, talks and screenings are happening at The Zhongshan Building throughout Urbanscapes 2018. Top highlights include ‘Bamboo Soba’, an interactive bamboo slide with soba noodles travelling from one floor to another, ‘Position/Disposition’, an exhibition on young indigenous artists and their exploration of identities in a contemporary time, and ‘Let Me Be We’, a series of five self-portraits on real-life women as an attempt at self-representation.