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Malaysian art: Strong and still undervalued

The Prudential Malaysian Eye art exhibition shows the vibrancy of the scene, though it remains unrecognised globally, writes HELMI YUSOF
Apr 11, 2014 6:00 AM

DAVID Ciclitira, the English founder of the Global Eye art programme, is beaming.

"Do you know how much these works cost?" he asks a group of VIP guests, as they stand before two impressive semi-abstract paintings by emerging Malaysian artist Zelin Seah.

"They're still below US$3,

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