The National Art Gallery is the home and caretaker of the Malaysia’s government Visual Art Collection and Conservation Centre for the government visual art collection. It is a government statutory body in charge of the documentation, preservation, conservation, education and enhancement of the Malaysian Visual Art development under the supervision of the National Visual Arts Development Board placed under the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Malaysia. Established since 1958, The National Art Gallery houses 8 main gallery spaces that held various annual visual art programs consisting of collection, conservation, exhibitions, forums, talks and workshop alongside the publication of art related research, whilst serving as an archive and resource centre for researchers in regards to the visual art scene. Website: www.artgallery.gov.my Facebook: Balai Seni Negara Balai Seni Negara Langkawi Instagram: @nationalartgallerymy @naglangkawi Twitter: @BalaiSeniNegara Telegram: National Art Gallery Malaysia NAG_Langkawi Tiktok: Balai Seni Negara MY You Tube: National Art Gallery Malaysia
National Art Gallery Malaysia
The National Art Gallery houses various collections of visual arts that range from local traditional & folk art to modern and contemporary art of various forms which dominantly caters to art by Malaysian artists & artisans in relative to the preservation and conservation of Malaysian art. The national collection consists of a collection category of paintings, mixed media, sculpture, art objects, artwork on paper, printmaking, new media art and electronic, alongside installation art.