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Art Guesthouse Residency 2009

From 2009-10-30 to 2009-12-30

Theertha is developing relations with Malaysia for a long term art exchange and exhibition possibilities for the Sri Lankan artists with the Shalini Gnanedra Gallery (SGG) in Kuala Lumpur. As part of this process an artists from Malaysia supported by the SGG Yeoh Kean Thai did a 3 months residency at the Theertha Art Guest House from 30 October to 30 December 2009. During his stay he developed and exhibition doing collaborative work with number of Sri Lanka artists. The exhibition was taken to Malaysia and hopes to be displayed at number of venues. Yeoh Kean Thai also actively involved in Theertha programs where his effort was given on a voluntary basis. The accommodation, part of living expenses and exhibition was sponsored by Theertha. Theertha hopes to continue to work towards developing stronger links with Malaysia through the residencies and exhibition programs.