Chef Leah Choy, A family with a big heart

Let me introduce you to this family with a big heart. First, you have Adele, the youngest one. Adele was brain injured when she was 2 months old. But be prepared to the level of conversation you can have with this wonderful little girl. Then you have the parents, Mei and Choy, dedicating all their time and love to help their daughter. And you have Leah, or Chef Leah I should say. Chef Leah is 8 years old now and she is baking cupcakes to raise funds for her sister. She is also helping her parents to stimulate Adele every…

Elvira Arul, the Storyteller

Story of a singer who wants first to be a storyteller. The dazzling capital of Malaysia, Elvira grows up between a Mum who is a Pastor and gospel for the church and a father who loves rock. She has never taken any singing class. Thinking about her future, Elvira wants to join the Army. But she has a voice, and her destiny takes a different path. From her college school playground when all this starts to Dreamgirls, she sings, she acts, she sometimes sings and acts and performs with worldwide renown artists and producers. But behind the words which follow…

Bangie Anak Embol. “The Master Weaver of Pua Kumbu” – Unesco

Story of an ordinary Iban Woman becomes a multi awards Master Weaver. Kapit, Sarawak a little village deep in the jungle of Borneo, only access by tinny boats through small rivers. At a longhouse – Rumah Gareh, lives a living art – Bangie Anak Embol. This is her story. An ordinary Iban Woman becomes a multi awards Master Weaver. Before she became known. Her life was a journey of misfortune, livelihood, struggles, uncertainties, and many tests of faith. But, she continues to persevere and delegate her life to Pua Kumbu. Today, Bangie has received many awards, includes those from Unesco.…

Abdulrashade, Graffiti Artist

Abdulrashade is a contemporary graffiti artist brought up in a small town in Penang – Balik Pulau. He is also one of the members in Eightyfourcube Collective, since 2003. After 10 years serving in several design agencies, he is now a full-time graffiti artist. He’s also one of eight local artists who paint 24 buildings at Dubai in mid of 2016. In creating a new style of graffiti and painting, he mixes a hint of spice from the Nusantara culture with lots of floral design, local mergastua and making these components of his own. His basic style is more to…