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
2017: ‘Dream’, Fresh Winds in Gardur International Art Festival, Iceland
2017: Kl Biennale, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017:’Hands On’, Wei Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016: ‘Art in Exile’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
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

Selected Performance
2017:’Freedom, it is just another word’, International Performance Art Festival, Copenhagen Body Landscape
2016:’Art in Exile’, Museum of Contemporary Art Roskilde, Denmark
2015:’Batu Api’, Melaka Art Performance Festival, Malaysia
2014:’D art’, Global Village, Brønby, Denmark
2012:’Signs of Times’, Street art Performance, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011:’Most Wanted Wishes’, Tupada Action Media Art Performance Festival, Philippines
2010:’ Classification’, Overgaden, Denmark
2010:’ X Box’, National Art Gallery, Malaysia
2010:’Love and Fragile’, Vanløse, Denmark
2010:’ Stamp Over’, Public Art Performance, Immigration Office, Copenhagen, Denmark
2004:’ Language Barrier’, Roskilde Festival, Denmark

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

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