Ahmad Zakii Anwar

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Ahmad Zakii Anwar is one of Malaysia’s most established artists. Born in 1955 in Johor, he began his career as a graphic artist, before switching to fine art, where his virtuosity and command of a wide array of mediums led him to national acclaim. He is known for his photo-realist still-life paintings and portraits.

Selected solo exhibitions include Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur (2012); AndrewShire Gallery, Los Angeles (2011); Nadi Gallery, Jakarta (2010); NUS Museum, Singapore (2009); GALERI PETRONAS, Kuala Lumpur (2008); The Drawing Room, Manila (2006); Amanjiwo, Jogjakarta (2004); Plum Blossoms, Hong Kong (2001); and Barbara Greene Fine Art, New York (1999).