CV

Amir Zainorin

Education
                                                                                                                                                         1995-1998: Apprenticeship to popartist Ahmad Azhari, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
                     1988-1990: University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA (Business Administration)
                       1986-1988: University of Central Arkansas (BBA)
1980-1983: Ungku Omar polytechnic, Ipoh, Malaysia

Selected Solo Exhibition
2015: ‘Going Back Home’, Balai Seni Lukis Melaka, Malaysia
2014: ‘Dear Helle…’, Immigrant Museum, Farum, Denmark
2014: ‘Papercuts‘, Gallery Alstrup, Alstrup, Denmark
2012: ‘Postcard Series’, Buderup ødekirke, Rebild, Denmark
2011: ‘Subject to Change’, MAP Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011: ‘Most Wanted’, Poetisk Bureau, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010: ‘X Box’, Performance Art at Peti Seni, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2009: ‘Mad (e) in Malaysia’, Brick lane Gallery, London, UK
                                                                2008: ‘Paradice Now’, Gallery Shambala, Global House and Albertslund library, Denmark
          2007: ‘The Opening’, Gallery Pelita Hati, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia                                                    
2005: ‘Art, Politics and Power’, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
                                  2004: ‘Breathe’, Embassy of Malaysia, Stockholm, Sweden                                                            
2004: ‘Art is …’, Rødovre Biblioteket, Denmark

Selected Group Exhibitions
2016: ‘A Fact Has No Appearance, Art beyond the Object’, National Art Gallery, Singapore
2015: ‘Seeds of Love’, Rødovre Kulturnat, Denmark
2015: ‘Global Village Op Amara’, Amara Hoeve Bergen, Holland
2104: ‘Bela Biennale’, Museum of Histrico, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
2014: ‘Global Village’, Kulturhuset Brønden, Denmark
2014: ‘Nordic Countries and Football’ AVA Gallery, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
2014: ‘Land Art’ Co-organized by MNKK and Rebild Kommune, Rebild, Denmark
2013: ‘Skulpturhaven’, Thy, Denmark
2013: ‘April Udstilling’, Vrå Højskole Kunsthal, Vrå, Denmark
2012: ‘Transit A4’, House of Matahati, Kuala Lumpur
2012: ’24’, in collaboration with Camillla Blachmann, Oxholm Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012: ‘Power, Hope and Land’, National Art Gallery, Malaysia
2011: ‘Generous Gestures’, Den Fri Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010: ‘Invitation to the possible’, Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Denmark
2010: ‘Mind My Hat’, Video Screening on the Immigrant Museum, Farum, Denmark
2010: ‘Begehungen Arts Festival’, Chemnitz, Germany
2010: ‘European Panorama’, Opera Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2010: ‘Global Village Ready Mades’, Alkmaar, Holland
2009: ‘Uncut’, Museum of Contemporary Art Roskilde, Denmark
2009: ‘Take a May’, Frederiksberg City Council, Copenhagen
2009: ‘Sculpture Festival’, Svankjær, Denmark
2009: ‘Art, Peace and the Global Village-Against Violence’, Penang State Museum, Malaysia
2008: ‘Grafik’ Gallery Alstrup, Denmark
2008: ‘Aspect of Malaysian Art’, RA Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2008: ‘Pop Fiction’, RA Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
                                                                       2007: ‘Resilience in Adversity’, RA Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
                                                  2006: ‘Salute’, tribute to Jeri Azhari, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia                       2006: ‘Revice,’ two person show with Hanny Abel, Gallery Alstrup, Denmark                                    2004: ‘Hvidovre Juried Exhibition 2004’, Copenhagen,                                                                         2003: ‘Images of Asia’, Kulturhuset, Island Brygge, Copenhagen, Denmark
2000: ‘Untitled’, Gallery Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
2000: ‘3 person show’ Jaguar Art Studio with Bob Azmin Husein and Azhar Mohamad, Kuala Lumpur

Residencies                                                                                                                                              2012: ‘MNKK Residency’, Rebild Denmark
2000-2001: ‘Jaguar Art Studio’, Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 
                                                         1998: ‘International Cultural Center’, Oostelbier, The Netherlands

Public Collections
National Visual Gallery, Malaysia
National Portrait Gallery, Malaysia
The Immigrant Museum, Denmark
Rebild municipality, Denmark
Dong Energy Denmark
Grants
National Visual Art Gallery Malaysia for Bela Biennale, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 2014
Danish Art Council for ‘Huskunstner’, 2012 and 2013 , Copenhagen
Danish Art Council for Generous Gestures, Den Frie, Copenhagen 2011
Danish Art Council for Invitation to the Possible, Overgaden, Copenhagen 2010
Danish Art Council for ‘X-Box’ art performance at the National Art Gallery Malaysia 2010
Danish Art Council for ‘ Criss Cross (Most wanted) at Poetisk Bureau, Copenhagen 2010
National Art Gallery Malaysia for solo exhibition at Bricklane Gallery, London, 2009