Published on February 4th, 2014 | by email2me0
Ernest Zackarevic – Art is Rubbish is Art
On 17th Jan 2014 till 14 Feb 2014, you will be able to witness the famous street artist Ernest Zackarevic which get popular by drawing the Bicycle Girl with brother in Penang.
These art pieces improve the tourism industry of Malaysia where the culture spread to other states and country like our neighbouring country Singapore. However one of his creation were destroyed by the local authority where it is not appreciated due to political reason. His artworks were highly sought after since it getting popular in Penang. Now to make it more happening, he is having a private showcase of all his works made from rubbish. Who says rubbish can’t create art piece? Let’s check them out.
The entrance at the old Hin Company Bus Depot which converted into a private gallery to house all his latest creation. All the photos can be viewed in full size by clicking on them.
What do you think of this? A rustic golden picture frame? No no no ….. this is actually a gutter cover and it is a real gutter inside the frame.
Ernest and Kopi Gold
Ernest dissected and split into various wooden boxes.
Kopi Gold and His trousers framed
Girl in Pink
Paint on wooden planks
A painting of a man sleeping. This is painted on rusty and recycled door.
The Roadwork Wizard
Oil and Spray Paint on old windows.
Girl painted on a gunny sack
Jolin painted on gunny sack
Produce of Indonesia painted on old coffee gunny sack
Girl with a cat
The first window is a soya bean drink + the grass jelly = you get a mixture which is well known locally as Michael Jackson. You can order them in any kopitiam in Penang for this drink.
Cash Cow – Whole cow painting made from thumb tacks. Click to enlarge and see it.
Girl with balloon
Lego crook waiting for the girl
The location for this exhibition is at Hin Bus Company. Behind Gama.
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