Umibaizurah Mahir Ismail

umiUmibaizurah was born in 1975, in Johor, Malaysia. She gained her BA Hons of Art and Design (Ceramics), Faculty of Art & Design, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia in 2000. She has been actively participated in numerous group exhibitions in Malaysia, Indonesia, London, Korea, Singapore, China, Japan, Dubai United Arab Emirate, and Pakistan. Recently she had her solo show, ‘Tag’ at Wei Ling Contemporary, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Her artworks have gained numorous international awards and collected for private and public collection internationally.

Her artworks show distorted figures, nicely decorated with bright colors, that delivers social messages.

Selected exhibitions:


2012 Tag. Wei Ling Contemporary. The Gardens Mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2009 Hybrid. Wei Ling Gallery. Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.



NamYi Seom International Ceramics Festival. Korea.

Conception in Reconciliation .Kembara Jiwa Project 2012. Selasar Sunaryo Bandung & Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


World Travel Market 2011. EXCEL London. London.

Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2011. Korea.

Refreshingly Different. TAKSU, Bali. Indonesia.

The Malaysian Rice Plates Project. Convention Centre. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Rogue Wave. Fringe Project Art stage, TAKSU, Singapore.


Two Man Show. Ernst & Young, Singapore

Thou Art Women:2010 World Expo Shanghai, China.

Five. Jyugaoka Gallery. Tokyo.Japan.

Tanah Timur. Kyoueigama gallery, Tokoname Japan.                  

TAKSU Singapore’s New Space Opening, Taksu Singapore.


Jakarta Contemporary Ceramic Biennale #1, North Art Space. Jakarta, Indonesia.

Malaysia Services Exhibition 2009 (MSE 2009). Dubai United Arab Emirates.

Asia Ceramics Network 08, Cyber & Catalog Exhibition. Seoul, Korea.


Cabinet. Valentine Wille Fine Art .Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.

Emerging Asia. 2008 Asia Arts Network. KEPCO Gallery Seoul, Korea

Out Of The Mould – The Age Of Statement. Malmo Art Museum, Sweden.






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