These are our top picks for the week of May 6 to 12. For more event listings and reviews, pick up a copy of Options at your nearest news stands.
Importance of Unimportance
In this exhibition, artist Ong Cai Bin offers a personal glimpse of her observations of daily routines. She questions the intrusiveness of public surveillance and mimics close circuit televisions by prying into the subconscious state of idleness and mundane actions. This eye-opening exhibition compels the viewer to imagine the world being shaped by ordinary people, not those in positions of power or authority.
Suma Orientalis, 11 Lorong 11/4F, Seksyen 11, PJ. Until May 15. See here for more info.
Melissa Indot: From Fun to Funky
Join Melissa Indot for a night of soul and pop music. The talented singer will perform soulful originals and put her unique spin on well-loved pop songs.
Bobo KL, 65-1 Jalan Bangkung, Bangsar, KL. May 17-18, 9.30pm. RM65. Call 03 2092 5002 to book.
Artist Fendy Zakri presents his latest series of art inspired by the sun and the moon. He explores calming hues that are reminiscent of nature and creates imagery through his painting, marking and tracing techniques. Fendy describes the viewing process as a journey of self-discovery.
Taksu Gallery, 17 Jalan Pawang, KL. Until May 24. See here for more information.