Kamwei’s Creative Experience

– EXHIBITIONS –

2015
George Town Festival 2015 MYDesign Exhibition
Organised by George Town Festival and Malaymail Online
Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Invited by Malaymail Online to exhibit Bo&Friends Bo the goldfish ceramic sculptures and paintings.

“Bespoke Chemistry: A Remix Of Art And Progress” Art Tiles Exhibitions
Organised by Kimgres Tiles Malaysia
APW Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Marina Mall, Straits Quay, Penang, Malaysia
Archidex 2015 Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia
Weil Hotel, Ipoh, Malaysia

2012
Makanlah Buah-Buahan Tempatan Exhibition
Kuala Lumpur Design Week, Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2003 – 2010
Man&God Exhibitions (with 3nity) :

Kaohsiung Design Festival 2010, Taiwan
International Visual Feast 2008, Beijing, China
Designs & Arts Festival, Taipei, Taiwan
Galleriiizu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Design Center Stuttgart, Germany
Tatt Foo Temple of Art & Design, New York City, United States
Brazen Gallery, Singapore
Ching Lotus Gallery, Penang, Malaysia
How&Why Books, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2002
Pahit Manis Poster Graphics Exhibition
National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

X-Change – Penang & Kuala Lumpur Poster Design Exhibition
Ching Lotus Humanist Space, Penang, Malaysia

2001
Man.Time.Space.3nity.A Showcase (with 3nity)
50 Humanist Space, Penang, Malaysia

– COLLABORATIONS & EVENTS –

2015
Kamwei x U Studio (Formerly known as Urban Graphic), Bristol, United Kingdom
The Furry Thing Series Kitty No.3 artwork licensed to U studio for producing greeting card to be sold at galleries, art museums and departmental stores.

Bo&Friends x Kimgres Collaboration, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 series of art tiles designed for Kimgres series of exhibitions “Bespoke Chemistry: A Remix Of Art And Progress”

SEED – Art of Giving Fundraising Event, Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Artwork donated for fundraising

2014
“Yasmin At Kong Heng” Yasmin Ahmad Museum Opening Event, Ipoh, Malaysia
Artwork donated for fundraising

2013
Bo&Friends x Chatime Malaysia Collaboration, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Set of 4 designer red packets designed for Chatime Chinese New Year “Prosperity Giveaway” Campaign.

The Dhammagiri Orphanage Fundraising Event, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Artwork donated for fundraising

2012
Kancil Awards, 4As Malaysia
Jury – Student Category

2010
“A Dialogue With Kamwei And Sam”
Dasein Academy of Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Speaker

– INTERVIEWS –

2015
Yawnn February Issue Interview
http://www.yawnn.com
“A Bo Job”

2014
The Malaymail Online and The Sunday Mail Interview
http://www.themalaymailonline.com
“Finding Happiness In A Goldfish Named Bo”

Home&Decor Magazine July Issue Interview
“Goldfish Memory – Kamwei’s Goldfish Character Bo Is
The Embodiment Of Innovation, Art, Pottery And Happiness”

2013
I.M. Magazine Interview
“From An Obsession With Goldfishes To The Creation Of Bo”

2010
The Star Weekender Interview
http://www.thestar.com.my
“An Arty Pair”

2009
Trendhunter
http://www.trendhunter.com
“Demure Sea Sculpture – Kamwei Fong Combines Modern Elegance
And Traditional Forms”

– AWARDS –

2014
4As Kancil Awards Malaysia (with Alpha245)
“Alpha245 – Connecting Creative Minds”
Design – Corporate & Brand Identity – Merit

2012
Asia Pacific Design 8 Winner

Singapore Design Awards (with DIA Brand Consultants)
Multi-disciplinary Design – Corporate Branding
“Ogawa: The Heart Of Wellness” – Bronze

2011
Asia Pacific Design 7 Winner

2010
Asia Pacific Design 6 Winner

Singapore Design Awards (with DIA Brand Consultants)
Multi-disciplinary Design – Corporate Branding
“Signature Kitchen” – Bronze

2009
Asia Pacific Design 5 Winner

Spikes Asia (with McCann Erickson)
XTRA Furniture “The Art Of Light”
Design – Bronze Spike

AdFest (with McCann Erickson)
XTRA Furniture “The Art Of Light”
Design Lotus – Finalist

2008
Asia Pacific Design 4 Winner

The Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association (AWARD)
(with McCann Erickson)
Global Environment Centre “Doomsday” – “Tap” Print Craft/Illustration – Bronze

4As Kancil Awards Malaysia (with McCann Erickson)
XTRA Furniture “The Art Of Light” Graphic Design – Merit
XTRA Furniture “The Art Of Light” Dimensional Mail – Merit

One Show (with McCann Erickson)
Global Environment Centre “Doomsday”
Outdoor/Poster Campaign – Bronze

AdFest (with McCann Erickson)
Global Environment Centre “Doomsday” – Print Craft Lotus
Best Use of Illustration – Gold
Art Direction – Silver

Tokyo Type Directors Club (with McCann Erickson)
Global Environment Centre “Doomsday”
Poster – Excellent Work
Global Environment Centre “Everyday”
Advertising Campaign – Excellent Work
Poster – Excellent Work

2007
4As Kancil Awards Malaysia (with McCann Erickson)
Global Environment Centre “Doomsday”
Craft (Illustration) – Merit
Global Environment Centre “Everyday”
Craft (Illustration) – Merit

Dentsu Asia Network, Toyota D-TAT Arc Session (with Dentsu Malaysia)
D-Construkt DM Pack – 1st Prize

2004
Singapore Design Awards (with 3nity)
Excellence in Graphic Design
“Man&God” Poster – Merit

Hong Kong International Poster Triennial (with 3nity)
“I Still Believe” Poster
The Jury’s Choice for Ideology Category

2002
20th International Biennale of Graphic Design Brno (with 3nity)
“Tuhantu” Poster series – Showcase

The Singapore Design Awards (with 3nity)
“Man&God: Man Conquers Heaven/Earth Conquers Man” Poster – Finalist
“Tuhantu” Poster Series – Finalist

IDN Decade Design Awards Singapore (with 3nity)
“Man&God” Motion Graphics – Finalist

2000
4th Biennial IDN Design Awards
“Taste Of The Orient” Poster Series – Finalist

 

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