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Forbes 30 under 30 in Asia 2017

Forbes 30 under 30 in Asia 2017 :

Retail & E-Commerce


Congratulations to Dasein Graphic Design alumni Sasha Tan Mei Xuan, who has been selected as one of Forbes 30 under 30 in Asia 2017.


Sasha Tan is the founder and CEO of Favful, a TripAdvisor-like platform for beauty products. As a serial entrepreneur, she started her first F&B business in Singapore at age 21, and is also well-versed in growing Internet businesses as the former founding team member and VP of online grocery delivery startup HappyFresh. Backed by Segnel Ventures, Gobi Partners and 500 Startups before its official launch, Favful is now present in 3 countries, works with 20,000 beauty advisors, partners with over 2,000 brands and covers more than 40,000 products to date.



For more information, please refer
Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia 2017: https://www.forbes.com/profile/sasha-tan/
Vulcan Post: https://vulcanpost.com/608262/malaysia-forbes-30-under-inspirational-entrepreneurs-celebrities-2017/
The Sun Daily : http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2017/08/03/sasha-ying-%E2%80%94-her-way

UOB Painting Of The Year 2017

UOB Painting of the Year 2017

Date: 12th October 2017, Thursday


Congratulations to our Daseinians!!! Dasein alumni won the UOB Painting of the Year 2016
Established Category:
Chok Yue Zan – Painting Of The Year Award
Tiong Chai Heing – Bronze Award

Emerging Category:
Ong Heing Fuong – The Most Promising Young Artist Award
Ong Cai Bin – Gold Award
Wong Choon Xian – Bronze Award



Chok Yue Zan – Painting Of The Year Award



Tiong Chai Heing – Bronze Award



Wong Choon Xian – Bronze Award

Peranakan Hipwrap Sarong

Title: Peranakan Hipwrap Sarong



Zilin Yee

Major Course: Graphic Design

Recognitions:

World Packaging Design Society / Packaging Of The World / The Dieline / Braaanding / Label Pak / Favourite Design / Sudasuta / Laboratory Brands / Allpack Indonedia / Package Inspritation

Portfolio Website:

https://www.zilinyee.com/

A mixure of Chinese and Maklay culture. The story of Peranakan tells how Chinese migrants settled and started their own families with the local Malays. To keep the Peranakan spirit alive for future generations, the Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum in Malacca, intend to revive the Batik Sarong as part of the unique Peranakan traditions. The design objective of this project is to ptomote the “Peranakan Batik Sarong” as an exquisite Peranakan heritage collector’s item.








Mass Communication internship “Brother 《兄弟》”

Brother

Programme: Mass Communications
Photo: Credit to Malayflix

After graduated from college, 14 of our Dasein Mass Communication alumni worked under a production team in Malayflix as freelancer. Those alumni were in charge of various positions such as Assistant Director, Art Director, Props Assistants, Wardrobe Assistants, Production Assistants and Casting Assistants. The movie is called “Brother 《兄弟》”, directed by Director Silver.


Behind the scene






















Let’s Dance 2

Let’s Dance 2

Programme: Mass Communications
Date: 24th June 2017
Venue: Damansara Performing Arts Centre (DPAC)


The 2nd Selangor & Kuala Lumpur Schools Dance Exchange: Let’s Dance!, organized by The Sel & KL Kwang Tung Association Youth Section, is a platform for children and youth to have opportunity to perform in a professional theatre to gain valuable experiences at the same time to catalyse long lasting growth in performing arts. Dasein Mass Communication students participated as event helper in these 2 days event and took part in different tasks such as backstage controlling, make up, shooting and etc.


Behind the scene










Group Photo


Nando’s Art Initiative 2017

Nando’s Art Initiative 2017


Congratulation to Daseinians won in Nando’s Art Initiative 2017
Grand prize – Ong Hieng Fuong (Drawing)
1st runner up – Ching Chen En (Oil painting)
Consolation – Ong Cai Bin (Oil painting)
Consolation – Liew Mei Toong (Oil painting)

For more information, please visit to : http://www.nandos.com.my/artinitiative/



Grand prize – Ong Hieng Fuong (Drawing)
Title: City No.8337


1st runner up – Ching Chen En (Oil painting)
Title: Vestige of life


Consolation – Ong Cai Bin (Oil painting)
Title: A passer as a story


Consolation – Liew Mei Toong (Oil painting)
Title: Bathtub


388 Eggmonium

388 Eggmonium @ Avenue K

Dasein Academy of Art was privileged to participate in EGGMONIUM, the first showcase features a total 388 egg sculptures individually designed and painted by the students, as part of the 2017 World Egg Day celebration to raise awareness on the benefits and values of eggs.

For more information, please visit to http://www.avenuek.com.my/388eggmonium/









Dasein Students Artworks


Graphic Design Annual Showcase 2017

Graphic Design Annual Showcase 2017

Programme: Graphic Design Semester 1 – Semester 9
Date: 21st September 2017 – 2nd October 2017 *Exhibition extend to 9th October 2017
Time: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Venue: Dasein Academy of Art, Gallery






































(Asia Illustrations Collections) Art Exhibition 2017

(Asia Illustrations Collections) Art Exhibition 2017


It was a great pleasure for Dasein Academy of Art to support the Asia Illustrations Collections Art Exhibition 2017. Dasein Fine Art alumna, Caryn Koh, together with Dasein Fine Art & Illustration students will be creating four murals on 27 August 2017 live, from 11am to 6pm at Berjaya Times Square Kuala Lumpur, Ground Floor Central.



Exhibition Date : 26th August – 3rd September 2017
Time : 10am – 10pm
Venue : Berjaya Times Square Kuala Lumpur, Ground Floor Central

Opening Ceremony





Behind The Scene










Final Artwork From Dasein Academy






Find out more at:
https://www.facebook.com/creativevolts/

The Innermost Thoughts

The Innermost Thoughts


Group exhibition ‘The Innermost Thoughts;’ featuring Dasein Fine Art fresh graduates. It’s organized by current Fine Art students from DFA 144-151 for the course subject Art Management.

Date: 10 & 11th August 2017 (Thursday & Friday)
Venue: Dasein Gallery

For more information, please visit:
https://www.facebook.com/events/122987221660701/?active_tab=discussion

Opening @ Dasein Gallery




The artists of the featured works Emily Yap , Lee Yu Ja


Art Management subject, organized by current students from DFA 144-151