KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Bernama) -- Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) is collaborating with Galeri Chandan to showcase local paintings at the Second Start Art Fair 2015 (Start 2015) at the prestigious Saatchi Gallery in London.
The show, which is held on Sept 10-13, 2015, will offer an overview of Malaysia's vibrant art scene and most importantly attracting art collectors, curators, art aficionados and critics from the United Kingdom (UK) and other parts of Europe.
Malaysia's total exports of visual arts including paintings, drawings and pastels in 2014 amounted to RM11.45 million, according to Matrade in a statement here, today.
London has been selected as the venue for the event as the city is the centre of art in Europe.
Last year, the UK was ranked third in sales of art globally after the United States and China, said Matrade.....