Category: Street Art

Penang Street Art: Urban Graffiti IX

A Graffiti House

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George Town Street View: The Tiger Between the Houses

A large white tiger mural found at Stewart Lane, George Town.

Penang Street Art (Folklore by the Sea @ Chew Jetty)

This art mural is found on the wall of the old wooden house in Chew Jetty where Folklore by the Sea performance show is located.
Located at the famous Chew Jetty, Folklore By The Sea is a live theatrical show which tells the story of the settlers from China who built their homes at the Penang waterfront in the 1880s.

Penang Street Art (The Dragon)

A Chinese style dragon painted by a Penang-based artist named Zen Lim. This dragon mural can be found at the side wall of a heritage shophouse located along Carnarvon Street, George Town.

Penang Street Art (Toh Aka Lane Sculpture)

A steel rod art sculpture depicting an Ironsmith at work, which also tells the origin of the Toh Aka Lane (Lorong Toh Aka) in George Town. Known locally in the old days as “Ironworks Street”, most of the people staying in this area were ironsmiths and the majority of them belonged to the Cheah clan.

Penang Street Art (The Praying Indian Lady)

An art work by artist Julia Volchkova can be found at an old overgrown wall along the alley of Lumut Lane, George Town. Improvising on the existing wall facade of nature and stone, this mural depicts an old Indian lady who seems to be praying under the overgrown tree’s shade.

For this mural’s location, please click HERE.
For Julia’s other street arts in Penang, please click HERE.

Penang Street Art (The Sleeping Dogs)

An art mural found at the wall of at U Hotel (Jalan Sungai Dua, Gelugor) featuring the work of Kenji Chai, a local Malaysian graffiti artist.

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