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Department of Art & Design Academic Team

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Azlin Suzana Abu Aman
Senior Lecturer cum Head, Department of Art & Design
azlin.a@newera.edu.my
Master of Art & Design (Visual Communication & New Media), Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), Selangor
Bachelor of Architecture (Hons), Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), Selangor
Diploma in Architecture, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Johor
MAJOR Architecture, Art and Design
RESEARCH AREAS Interior, Architecture & Design, Visual Communication
TEACHING SUBJECTS Building Services, Professional Practice, (Design Communication, Design Studio, Material & Finishes, Professional Development, Internship)
WORKING EXPERIENCE Senior Lecturer/ Head, Department of Art & Design, NEW ERA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (Sep 2021- Present)
MIID Education Sub-Committee, MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF INTERIOR DESIGNER (2021-Present)
Certified Accreditation Assessor (MAPS/CAAEM) for Interior Design Programme, LEMBAGA ARKITEK MALAYSIA (2019-Present)
ISO Lead Auditor, THE ONE ACADEMY OF COMMUNICATION DESIGN, (2013-2021)
Senior Lecturer/ Program Administration Manager, THE ONE ACADEMY OF COMMUNICATION DESIGN (Sep 2010-Sep 2021)
Interior Design Lecturer, PRATIQUE ASIA COLLEGE (2007-2010)
Graduate Architect, ARKITEK AKIPRIMA SDN. BHD. (2004-2007)
MEMBERSHIP OF ADVISORY BOARDS COMMITTEES / PROFESSIONAL BODIES:

Graduate Architect, LEMBAGA ARKITEK MALAYSIA (LAM) AG/A 689
Certified Accreditation Assessor for Interior Design Program, MAJLIS AKREDITASI & PENDIDIKAN SENIBINA-LAM, Panel/ Report Writer (2019-Present)
Academic Member, MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF INTERIOR DESIGNER (MIID) E9
Member, MALAYSIAN DESIGN COUNCIL (MRM) 1-B-000135

RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】 A Study of Sign & Symbol in Baby Food Label, UiTM (2017)
【Bachelor】 A Proposed College of Nursing for Kuala Lumpur Healthcare Centre, UiTM (2003)
EXTERNAL WORK EXPERIENCES
  1. LAM Accreditation Assessor: Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Interior Architecture & Design 3+0 in Collaboration with Coventry University UK
    Raffles College Kuala Lumpur, Mac 2022
  2. Guest Critic Panel for Second Year BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design – The One Academy Final Presentation, Mac 2022
  3. LAM Accreditation Assessor: Bachelor of Arts Interior Architecture (Hons)
    Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, Nov 2021
  4. LAM Accreditation Assessor: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Interior Architecture
    Taylor’s University, Jul 2021
  5. Guest Critic Panel for Second Year Diploma in Architecture – Tunku Abdul Rahman University College Final Presentation, Apr 2021
  6. External Speaker: Graphics in Design-University Malaya, Feb 2017
CONFERENCE
  1. AicQoL2022 Penang, Malaysia – 10th AMER International Conference on Quality of Life, Mac 2022
TRAINING / SEMINAR / WEBINAR/ WORKSHOP
  1. IPSIS Postgraduate Enhancement Series-UiTM: Managing your Database for Literature Review, Jun 2022
  2. FAD: Constructive Alignment Workshop, May 2022
  3. Workshop 1: Preparation of Documents for Provisional Accreditation, Accreditation Approval & Accreditation Compliance, Apr 2022
  4. Bengkel Penyediaan Dokumen Self Review Report (SRR), Apr 2022
  5. UM Webinar: How to Get the Best out of Supervision, Feb 2022
  6. UPM Webinar: Thesis Formatting Using MS Word, Feb 2022
  7. Teknik Pantas Tulis Thesis Master/ PHD: Rahsia “Core Element”, Feb 2022
  8. How to Find A supervisor, Feb 2022
  9. UiTM Webinar #4: Design + Business: Experience Sharing, Jan 2022
  10. Sesi Pembentangan Laporan Lawatan Akreditasi & Pematuhan Akreditasi MAPS, Jan 2022
  11. Demystifying the Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Jan 2022
  12. IPSIS Postgraduate Enhancement Series-UiTM: Online Database for Literature Review, Jan 2022
  13. IPSIS Postgraduate Enhancement Series-UiTM: Efficient Way to Select, Submit & Publish Article in Journal, Jan 2022
  14. MIID TENTH (10th) ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF PERTUBUHAN PEREKABENTUK DALAMAN MALAYSIA (PPDM) / MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF INTERIOR DESIGNERS (MIID), Nov 2021
  15. MIID REKA Session 41: Design as a Global Conversation – Crossroad towards Creating Purposeful (Interior Design), Aug 2021
  16. UiTM Webinar #2: Design-Led: Spatial Experience, Jul 2021
  17. UiTM Webinar #1: How to Assess Critical Thinking Among Students, Jun 2021
  18. MIID VARSITY DIALOGUE 3.0-Guidelines for Application Implementation and Accreditation Process throughout Covid-19 Pandemic Period, Mac 2021
  19. NOTA KHAS MAPS #4-2020: Pengajaran dan Pembelajaran Studio Rekabentuk dalam Tempoh Pasca-PKP bagi Program Pengajian Senibina dan Rekabentuk Dalaman, Nov 2020
  20. MQA Kajian Semula Standard Program Senilukis & Senireka (Edisi Kedua), Nov 2020
  21. BTEC Planning & Developing Engaging Interactive Online Learning Session, Nov 2020
  22. BTEC Online Assessment Methods of Blended Learning Program, Oct 2020
  23. BTEC Supporting New & Existing Students for Online & Blended Learning, Oct 2020
  24. MIID REKA WORKSHOP 3.0: A Guide to Memorandum of Agreement, Conditions of Engagement and Fees for ID
  25. MIID REKA SESSION 38: Edible Spaces & The process of Designing, Experience & Emotion, Nov 2019
  26. RiX Dialogue Session, Oct 2019
  27. MIID REKA WORKSOP: Fire Requirements Awareness for ID: Things to Know & Do, Aug 2019
  28. LAM Graduate Architects Briefing, Jun 2019
  29. MIID Varsity Dialogue 2.0, May 2019
  30. LAM Policy & Procedure for Accreditation for Accreditation for Interior Design Programme, Apr 2019
GRADUATION SHOWCASE
  1. NEWTRO Degree Exhibition 1705- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2021
  2. APEIRO Degree Exhibition 1608- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2020
  3. RYOKAKU Degree Exhibition 1605- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2019
  4. PLUS ONE Degree Exhibition 1508- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2019
  5. HORAE Degree Exhibition 1505- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2018
  6. EQUINOX Degree Exhibition 1405- The One Academy of Communication Design, 2017
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
  1. MIID 20Tiga Interior Design Students’ Saturday, USM, Penang Nov 2019
  2. MIID 8Belas Interior Design Students’ Saturday, Viva Home, KL, Nov 2014
  3. MIID 7Belas Interior Design Students’ Saturday, Lim Kok Wing, Cyberjaya, Nov 2013
  4. MIID 6Belas Interior Design Students’ Saturday, UiTM, Puncak Alam, Nov 2012
  5. MIID 6Belas Interior Design Students’ Saturday, Saito College, P.J, Nov 2009
  6. Interiors Malaysia 2008, Putra World Trade Centre, K.L, May 2008
COMMUNITY SERVICE
  1. Donation to Flood Victim- SMK USJ 23, Jan 2022, Donation RM700.00
  2. Donation to Flood Victim- Seksyen 25, Dec 2021, Donation RM1200.00
  3. Donation to Flood Victim- SMK USJ 23, Dec 2022, Donation RM600.00
  4. Mee Fah Homeless Animal Shelter, Jun 2021, Donation RM1250.00
  5. Persatuan Insan Istimewa Cheras, Jun 2021, Donation RM1250.00
  6. Pertubuhan Kebajikan Orang Tua Cacat & Kurang Upaya Taman Connaught, KL, Mac 2021, Donation RM2000.00
  7. Pertubuhan Kebajikan Orang Tua Cacat Dan Kurang Upaya Taman Connaught, Jan 2021, Donation RM2000.00
  8. Persatuan Kebajikan Warga Tua Dan Kanak-Kanak Wilayah Persekutuan, Nov 2020
  9. Pusat Jagaan Orang Tua Kang Fu, Aug 2020, Donation RM2000.00
  10. Shan Ai Handicapped Welfare Home, Jul 2020, Donation RM2000.00
  11. Pusat Jagaan Kanak-Kanak Kurang Upaya Kirtash, Jul 2020, Donation RM2000.00
JUDGE OF THE COMPETITION
  1. Export Furniture Exhibition, EFE 2015, KL Convention Centre
  2. My Favourite ID Awards (MFID) 2014, IDCC, Paradigm Mall
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Raha binti Jaafar
Dean, Faculty of Art and Design cum
Head, Government Relations
raha.j@newera.edu.my
PhD in ASEAN Studies (in progress)
Master of Arts (ASEAN Studies)
B.A. in Art and Design (Ceramic)
MAJOR Art and Design
RESEARCH AREAS Art and Design, Ceramic, ASEAN Studies
TEACHING SUBJECTS Color Studies, Ceramic Appreciation, Introduction to Ceramic, Ceramic, Project Research, Professional Practice.
WORKING EXPERIENCE Head of Government Relations (2022- Present)
DVA Program Coordinator, Faculty of Art and Design, New Era University College (2019-2022)
Senior Lecturer (2018- Present)
Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, New Era University College (2003-2018)
Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, Intec College (2001-2003)
Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, Central Academy of Art (1997-2001)
Part time Designer, Cipta Pottery Craft (1995-1996)
MEMBERSHIP OF ADVISORY BOARDS COMMITTEES / PROFESSIONAL BODIES: Advisor for Curriculum Development Newton College, 2019-2025.
Advisor for Curriculum Development, Mont Royale College, 2019-2021.
Advisor for Curriculum Development, Oasis College, 2010-2021.
Advisor for Curriculum Development, Syuen College, 2014-2017.
Advisor for Curriculum Development, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Institute, 2016.
Advisor for Curriculum Development, Point College, 2014-2016.
Committee member, Persatuan Artis Malaysia (2005- Present)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【PhD】 Signs and Symbols: An In-Depth Study of Southeast Asian Mosque Design (on-going)
【Master】 The Acculturation of Chinese Design Style on Malacca Traditional Mosque: A Comparative Study of Masjid Kampung Hulu, Masjid Kampung Keling and Masjid Lama Machap
【Bachelor】 Studio Ceramic in Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi MARA (1995)
PUBLISHED PAPERS
  1. Raha Jaafar, Lew Bon Hooi, Azizan Othman, & Hamdzun Haron, Chinese Culture Acculturation in The Design of Masjid Lama Machap, The International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society. (2023)
  2. Raha Jaafar, Lew Bon Hooi, Azizan Othman, & Hamdzun Haron, The Acculturation of Chinese Culture in The Design of Masjid Kampung Hulu, The International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society. (2022)
  3. Raha Jaafar, Lew Bon Hooi, Azizan Othman, Hamdzun Haron, & Nor Afian Yusof, Design of Masjid Kampung Keling and Acculturation of Chinese Culture, The International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, Human Resource Management Academic Research Society. (2022)
BOOK REVIEW Mosque Architecture in The Malay World by Abdul Halim Nasir, The Malaysian Journal of Chinese Studies, published by New Era University College. (2021)

MODERATOR

Persidangan Antarabangsa: Interaksi Antara Tamadun Islam, Melayu Dan Tionghoa Di Asia Tenggara, Panel 5 (Interaksi Dalam Pendidikan), Organized by New Era University College, 16 September 2023.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

Raha Jaafar, Lew Bon Hooi, Azizan Othman, Hamdzun Haron, Akulturasi Budaya Cina Dalam Reka Bentuk Masjid Lama Machap, presented at Persidangan Antarabangsa: Interaksi Antara Tamadun Islam, Melayu Dan Tionghoa Di Asia Tenggara (ITIMT@Newera), organized by New Era University College, 16 September 2023.

CONVENER / DIRECTOR

Persidangan Antarabangsa: Interaksi Antara Tamadun Islam, Melayu Dan Tionghoa Di Asia Tenggara (ITIMT@Newera), 16-17 September 2023.
RESEARCH PROJECTS
  1. The Intersection of Art and Technology: Exploring Digital Art Forms (on-going)
  2. Art for Healing: The Therapeutic Benefits of Creating and Viewing Art (on-going)
  3. Wacana Diplomatik Moden: Mengemudi Hubungan Melayu-China Kontemporari (on-going)
TRANSLATIONS

Translating and transcribing Bahasa Malaysia texts into English text, vice versa.

  1. Academic papers from 2012 to date.
  2. Articles and documents from 2002 to date.
  3. Tempur magazine, Articles, Rias Suasana Sdn Bhd. for Embassy of China, 2000-2002.
  4. Perajurit magazine, Articles, Syed Hussain Publications Sdn. Bhd. for Embassy of China, 2000-2002.
OTHERS

Articles in Xinguang magazine, New Era University College Bulletin.

  1. “Gee Fan Eng”, 2023.
  2. “Madam Mah Ai Ching”, 2014.
EXHIBITION
  1. Quiet Pride Lecturer exhibition, White Room Gallery, NEUC, 2017.
  2. Clay Talk Ceramics exhibition, White Room Gallery, NEUC, 2013.
  3. Art@NEC Exhibition, Badan Warisan, Kuala Lumpur, 2009.
  4. Open Exhibition, Shah Alam Gallery, 2007.
  5. Ceramics at Heart group exhibition, Artalk Gallery, Bangsar, 2007.
  6. Bowl Over Ceramics exhibition, Badan Warisan, Kuala Lumpur, 2006.
  7. Group Ceramic Exhibition, Intec College, Kuala Lumpur, 2004.
  8. Group Art exhibition , Intec College, KL, 2003.
  9. Arts Exhibition, Bank Negara, KL, 2001.
  10. Earth & Fire exhibition, CAA, Kuala Lumpur, 2001.
  11. Art Pottery exhibition & competition, Shah Alam Central, 2001.
  12. Arts Exhibition, Bank Negara, KL, 2000.
  13. Clay Inspiration, CAA, Kuala Lumpur, 2000.
  14. Space & Spirit exhibition, Kulim High-Tech, Kedah, 2000.
  15. Pekan Seni Ipoh, Ipoh, 1997.
  16. Central of Arts Attraction exhibition, CAA, Kuala Lumpur, 1996.
  17. Visi Seni Ceramics exhibition, Bank Negara Malaysia, 1996.
  18. Malaysia-Japan Ceramics Artist Exchange exhibition, Japan Cultural Center, Kuala Lumpur, 1996.
  19. Malaysia-Japan Ceramics Artist Exchange exhibition, Japan Cultural Center, Kuala Lumpur, 1994.
AWARDS/
HONOURS
  1. NEUC Teaching Excellence Award, 2021.
  2. NEUC Teaching Excellence Award, 2019.
  3. Awardee of the Tan Kai Hee Award 2020.
TALKS AND PUBLIC LECTURES
  1. Title: Ceramic – Public workshop for The University of the Third Age, a program under the "Lifelong Learning for Older Malaysians" Institute of Gerontology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 2023.
  2. Online Ceramic workshop organized by the Institute of International Education, NEUC, 2023.
  3. Title: Umrah, Virtual Travel Experience – NEUC Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration organized by NEUC Welfare Group, 2021.
  4. Title: The Acculturation of Chinese Design Style on Malacca Traditional Mosque: A Comparative Study of Masjid Kampung Hulu, Masjid Kampung Keling and Masjid Lama Machap at Tan Kai Hee and Tan Siow Eng Award Ceremony, NEUC Graduate School, 2020.
  5. Title: The Acculturation of Chinese Design Style on Malacca Traditional Mosque: A Comparative Study of Masjid Kampung Hulu, Masjid Kampung Keling and Masjid Lama Machap, Graduate Research Seminar organized by NEUC Graduate School, 2020.
  6. Title: Ceramic – Public workshop organized by Department of Business, NEUC, 2018.
  7. Title: Ceramic – Public workshop for The University of the Third Age, a program under the "Lifelong Learning for Older Malaysians" Institute of Gerontology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 2000, 2017, 2018.
  8. Title: Ceramic – Public workshop organized by Business Department, 2018.
  9. Title: Ceramic - Kem Kebudayaan Tionghua ke-11 Peringkat Kebangsaan, NEC, 2014.
  10. Title: Garbage Enzyme - Media Department, NEC, 2013.
  11. Title: Bahasa Malaysia for foreigners - English Department, NEC, 2012.
  12. Title: Ceramic - Seminar Motivasi Persatuan Tionghua, SMK Cheras Jaya, 2011.
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
  1. Organizer of Field trip to Georgetown Festival, Penang, 2019.
  2. Organizer of Field trip to Georgetown Festival, Penang, 2017.
  3. Organizer of Field trip to Bangkok, 2016.
  4. Organizer of Kinabalu Expedition, Sabah, 2013.
  5. Organizer of Field trip to Cambodia, 2012.
  6. Organizer of Field trip to Bali, Indonesia, 2011.
  7. Organizer of Field trip to Seoul, South Korea, 2011.
  8. Organizer of Field trip to Beijing, China, 2010.
  9. Organizer of Field trip to Bangkok, 2009.
  10. Organizer of Field trip to Bangkok, 2008.
OTHERS
  1. Advisor of Art & Design Society, 2018-2019.
  2. Supervisor for Internship Collaborative Program with Bangkok University, Thailand, 2017.
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Nur Afiqah Binti Zainol
Programme Coordinator
afiqah.z@newera.edu.my
Master of Art & Design (Visual Communication & New Media), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam Selangor
Bachelor in Graphic Design (Honours), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Seri Iskandar, Perak
Diploma in Art & Design (Graphic Design & Digital Media), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Seri Iskandar, Perak
MAJOR Visual Communication & New Media, Advertising Media, Graphic Design
RESEARCH AREAS Graphic Design, Visual Communication & New Media, Advertising Media, Corporate Identity
TEACHING SUBJECTS Typography, Packaging Design & Technology, Advertising in Visual Communication, Packaging Design
WORKING EXPERIENCE
  • Programme Coordinator/ Contract Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, New Era University College (2023-Present)
  • Part Time Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, New Era University College (2023)
  • Graphic Designer, Afrah Exclusive Sdn. Bhd (2021-2023)
  • Postgraduate Teaching Assistant, Universiti Teknologi MARA (2020)
  • Graphic Designer, El Saffiya Sdn. Bhd (2019–2021)
  • Graphic Designer, PTS Sdn.Bhd. (Bookcafe) (2017-2018)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS

【Master】 Online Booking System For Futsal Centre In Shah Alam, UiTM (2021)
【Bachelor】 The Implementation of Sizable System in Determining Size Measurement for Online Shopping in Malaysia, UiTM (2019)

AWARDS/ HONOURS

  1. 【Diploma】 Dean List Award Performance, UiTM Seri Iskandar (2015-2016)
  2. 【Bachelor】 Dean List Award Performance (Every Semester), UiTM Seri Iskandar (2016-2019)
  3. 【Bachelor】 The Best of The Best Student for Redefine 8.0 (1st place), UiTM Seri Iskandar (2019)
  4. 【Bachelor】 Vice Chancellor's Award (ANC), UiTM Seri Iskandar (2019)
  5. 【Master】 Achieved the Faculty Post-Graduate Award (Every Semester), UiTM Shah Alam (2019-2021)
  6. 【Master】 The Best Topic of Research Post-Graduate, UiTM Shah Alam (2019-2021)
  7. 【Master】 Excellent Candidate Award (ASC), UiTM Shah Alam (2021)

TRAINING / SEMINAR / WEBINAR / WORKSHOP

  1. Projek Gemilang Sains Melukis Mural, Kedah, 2013.
  2. The Asia International Conference of Art and Design, AICAD, Invention & Innovation in Design 2018, Langkawi
  3. Redefine 8 Webinar, UiTM Sri Iskandar, 2018.
  4. IPSIS Webinar Series, 10 Proven Ways To GOT, UiTM, 2020.
  5. DSISC Seminar Series, The 4th Graduate Seminar of Design for Social Innovation & Sustainable Community, 2021.
  6. The 1st International Webinar Series: Cultural Sustainability Synergy Through Indo-Malay Folklore, Memorandum of Agreement (MoA), Art & Design Cultural Sustainability 2020.
  7. Design Dert & Innovation, Malaysia Investment Development Authority (MIDA), Majlis RekaBentuk Malaysia (MRM), Federation of Malaysian Fashion, Textile & Apparel (FMFTA), 2020
  8. Pengekalan Identiti Budaya Dalam Kartun di Malaysia Menuju ke Pengiktirafan Global, Pengajian Pascasiswazah Fakulti Seni Lukis dan Seni Reka, UiTM Shah Alam,2021
  9. Mastery Series: Sales & Marketing, BYOND, 2022
  10. Writing Funnel Secret, WFS, 2023
  11. Revisiting OBE and Introduction to Constructive Alignment – Training, New Era University Collage, 2023
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Fang See Khung, Cindy
Contract Lecturer
seekhung.fang@newera.edu.my
Diploma in Computer and Graphic Design (In-House Multimedia College, Malaysia)
Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design (Coleman College, Singapore)
Msc. in Multimedia Design (ESGI, France)
MAJOR Art and Design
TEACHING SUBJECTS Typography, Publication & Production, Colour Study, Introduction to Desktop Publishing, Computer Graphic Technology, Basic Design, Visual Communication, Basic Drawing, Drawing1, Drawing 2, Professional Practice, Creative Thinking, Packaging Design, Typography, Electronic Publishing, Computer Application in Art & Design, Drawing Fundamental, Vector Illustration, Digital Imaging, Watercolor Painting, Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Chinese Brush Painting, Chinese Calligraphy Writing, English Calligraphy Writing
WORKING EXPERIENCE Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, New Era College. (2018-Present)
Part-time Lecturer, In-House Multimedia College. (2014-2018)
Contract Lecturer, Terra College. (2014-2017)
Lecturer, In-House Multimedia College. (1999-2014)
Senior Designer, Woo Hing Brothers (M) Sdn Bhd. (1996-1998)
Graphic Designer, BW Cyan Advertising. (1995-1996)
Visualizer, United Artwork Advertising. (1994-1995)
MEMBERSHIP OF ADVISORY BOARDS COMMITTEES / PROFESSIONAL BODIES:
  1. Committees / Professional Bodies:Pemberitahuan Pelantikan Juruaudit. Nama Pertubuhan: Persatuan Pelukis-Pelukis Kelang (Kelang Artist Society) Jawatan yang didaftarkan: AHLI JAWATANKUASA
  2. Member of Negeri Sembilan Art Soiety. (2016-present life time)
  3. Member of Klang Valley Calligraphers & Painters Association. (2016-present life-time)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS

【Master】 “Perception of In-House Multimedia College students about using Sans Serif Typography on Electronic Signage” Unpublished master's thesis, Mantissa College, ESGI, France (2013)

AWARDS/ HONOURS Watercolour Painting Consolation Award organized by the Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)
DESIGN AND ART PROFILE
  1. Participated in designing, Designer: Real Estate Review, 1995
  2. Participated in designing, Designer: The Malaysian Property Magazine 1995 (6 issues), 1996 (6 issues)
  3. Participated in designing, Designer: Woo Hing Annual Report 1996, 1997
  4. Participated in designing, Art Director: Celebration Magazine Publication, 1996-1998 (3 Issues)
  5. Participated in designing, Art Director: In-House Times Newsletters (5 Issues), 2006-2011
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
  1. Team leader, Creating & Grading Advertising Jingles “Workshop for 20 participants in Taiwan Chinese Culture University, Taipei on 2003 from 1st to 8th Oct, 2013
EXHIBITION
  1. Digital Art, The 1st International city brand Design Exhibition Busan, Korea, 2012
  2. Solo Exhibition, (Chinese Ink Painting) at Yidian Music and Art Studio, Klang, 2015
  3. Harbor, 56 x 38cm (Watercolour), Jointed Exhibition, 'Best/Art Exhibition in the World. Taiwan Highlights in Hua lien’, Hualien County Art Gallery, Hualien, Taiwan, 9th to 30th June2018
  4. Blossom Hydrangea 64 x 83cm (Chinese Brush Painting), Jointed Exhibition, Selangor Klang 2018, @Kuala Lumpur & Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall (KLSCA)
  5. Years of Quiet Secular Stability岁月静好(Chinese Calligraphy), Jointed Exhibition, Royale Chulan Hotel Negeri Sembilan, 25-27 January 2019
  6. Sumptuous 丰盛68 x 75cm (Chinese Brush Painting ),  Blossoms 3,  LI  CHI  MAO  Art  Museum. Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, 25th  Aug to 8th  September 2019
  7.  Ocean Series 01-03, 55 x 55cm (Chinese Brush Painting), 7 Friends Group Show, Johor Bahru, Nov 2020 (01 Collected by Chong Ching Wei, 02 Collected by Jerick Kam Jia Liq)
  8. Chinese Brush Painting, Colorful Grapes (I,II) 2 pieces online Exhibition, Negeri Seremban Art Society 25 Feb 2021
  9. Lotus Pond Series 01-04, 82 x 89cm (Chinese Ink Printing), Telur Pecah Contemporary Art Exhibition, GMBB Kuala Lumpur, 15 Oct- 28 November 2021  (Lotus Pond Series 01-02Collected by Albert Chai)
  10. Calligraphy and Chinese Brush Printing, @ Kelang Artist Society Facebook, Annual Exhibition, 1-31Dec 2021
  11. Harmony Lotus Pond, 66 x 63cm (Chinese Ink Printing) PTGSA21 99 best works that have been evaluated by the invitation jury. Shah Alam Gallery 2021 Open Exhibition. Nov 22 - Dec 31, 2021 (Collected by Sabariah Binti Ahmad Khan)
  12. Chinese Brush Painting, Lotus Pond Series 05, KLSCAH Cultural & Educational Committee presents, Selected Malaysia Chinese Brush Painting II (second year) Art Exhibition 2021
PUBLICATION
  1. Chinese Brush Painting, Art Textbook of Chinese Independent High School (3rd vision), 2021 pp.81, pp.95
  2. Chinese Brush Painting, KLSCAH Cultural & Educational Committee presents, Malaysia Chinese Brush Painting II (second year) pp.53
  3. Chinese Brush Painting, Harmony lotus Pond, PTGSA21 99 best works that have been evaluated by the invitation jury. Shah Alam Gallery pp.37
  4. Water Artwork, Calendar, Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), 2014, pp.8-9.
  5. Digital Art, The 1st International Citi Brand Design Exhibition Busan, Korea, 2012, pp.20.
JUDGE OF THE COMPETITION
  1. Honourable judging committee for “Best Wishes to Bejing of honourable judging committee for “Best Wishes to Bejing 2022 Winter Olympics” Postcard Drawing Contest, 9 November, 2021
  2. Internal Assessor of Diploma in Graphic Design Final Assessment. May and Oct Sem, 2021
  3. Was a member of honourable art judging committee for(Chinese Independent High School), January 2021
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E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Nicsson Chia Chua Hang
Contract Lecturer
chia@newera.edu.my / nicssonchia@hotmail.com
Diploma in Communication Design (The One Academy, Malaysia)
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Advertising (Academy of Art University, USA)
Master of Visual Arts (University of Malaya, Malaysia)
MAJOR Visual Communication and Advertising Design
RESEARCH AREAS Visual Communication (Graphic Design)
TEACHING SUBJECTS DEGREE PROGRAM
Communicating with Words, Integrated Design Projects
DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Typography, 2 Dimensional Design, Advertising Design, Graphic Design 3, Illustration 1 & 2, Packaging Design, Design Showcase, Final Project, Research Project, Professional Practice, Colour Studies, Creative Thinking, Computer Graphic.
WORKING EXPERIENCE Contract Lecturer, New Era University College, Department of Art & Design, Kajang. (May 2019 - Present)
Contract Lecturer, New Era University College, Department of Art & Design, Kajang. (May 2019 - Present)
Contract Lecturer, First City University College, Faculty of Design & Built Environment,
Bandar Utama. (2017 - 2019)
PT Lecturer, New Era University College, Department of Art & Design, Kajang. (2017 - 2018)
Comic Society Instructor, Chung Hua Independent High School, Klang. (2016 - Present)
Coordinator cum Senior Lecturer, Terra College, School of Art & Design, Klang. (2014 - 2017)
Contract Lecturer, New Era College, Department of Art & Design, Kajang (2008 - 2014)
Studio Manager cum Art Teacher, The Big Tree Art Studio, Klang. (2007 - Present)
Lecturer, Segi University, Department of Art & Design, Kota Damasaran. (2004 - 2010)
PT Lecturer, Impress Academy, Klang. (2003 - 2009)
PT Lecturer, Baruvi Academy, Petaling Jaya. (2003 - 2005)
Lecturer, In-House Multimedia Academy, Kuala Lumpur. (2003 - 2004)
Junior Art Director, GFDM Advertising Agency, San Francisco. (2001 - 2002)
Assistant Manager and Customer Service, HanaZen Restaurant, USA. (1998 - 2002)
Designer, Advertising Agency, Naga DDB, Malaysia(1995 - 1997)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】“Storytelling As A Teaching Method In Drawing For Children Between The Ages Of 3 To 6.”

CONFERENCES AND TRAINING

  1. Advisory Clinic for Preparation of Programme Accreditation Document, NEUC. 30 April 2019.
  2. Introduction to Outcome-Based Education (OBE), FCUC. 28 June 2018
  3. Art Therapy Workshop, FCUC. 6 Nov 2017
  4. Classroom Management for Digital Natives, 16 & 17 November, FCUC. 16 & 17 Nov 2017
  5. Outcome Based Curriculum Delivery and Assessment Workshop, NEC. 5 Mar 2013
  6. Teacher Development Workshop on Testing and Measurement. 6 -7 Dec 2012
  7. UWE 3+0 Program Teaching Training, New Era College. 15 July 2009
  8. (SSDP Conducted by HELP Centre for Teaching and Learning - HCTL) Assessment & Alternative Assessment, NEC. 10 Dec 2009
  9. MS Word 2003, Advanced, SEGi University. 16 Dec 2008
  10. Setting Exam Questions & Marking, SEG International Bhd. 17 July 2006
  11. Certificate Letter of Employment (National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Republic of China) Pan-Pacific Vocational Designers Workshop Joint Exhibition and Conference Centre Speech Dynamic Course. 2003
  12. As the Chinese Independent High School UEC examinations art examiner, 2017 & 2018
  13. Setting exam questions for Visual Art Paper of Chinese Independent High School, UEC, 2018 & 2019
PUBLISHED ARTWORKS & EXHIBITION
  1. Asia Network Beyond Design, Centre for Postgraduate Studies, First City University College, “wayang kulit”, Page 19, 2018
  2. Asia Network Beyond Design, Ink Hedong Art Museum, Yuncheng University, “kuda kepang”, Page 20, 2018
  3. Asia Network Beyond Design, Kaohsiung Chiang Kai-Shek Cultural Center, Tainan University of Technology, gasing”, Page 19, 2018
  4. Asia Network Beyond Design, Dream Gallery at Dream Forest Art Center, Seoul, “wau bulan”, Page 19, 2018
  5. KSBDA Yuncheng International Invitational Exhibition, Korea Society of Basci Design Art, “The Light of a Cultural History” Page 342, 2017
  6. Asia Network Beyond Design, Wen Zhou University College of Fine Arts and Design, “Connection to nature 1” Page 28, 2017
  7. Asia Network Beyond Design, Tokyo Polytrchnic University, “Connection to nature 2” Page 28, 2017
  8. Asia Network Beyond Design, Dream Gallery at Dream Forest Art Center, Seoul, “Connection to nature 3” Page 28, 2017
  9.  Asia Network Beyond Design, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, “Connection to nature 4” Page 28, 2017
  10. The 8th Asia Graphic Design Triennale, Daegu Gyeongbuk Design Center (Daegu, Korea) “The History of The Kite of Malaysia”,- Page 55, 2012
  11. The 1st International City Brand Design Exhibition, BEXCO 2F (BUSAN, KOREA), “Save endangered animals”. Page 25, 2012
  12. KSBDA International Spring Exhibition, Korean Society of Basic Design & Art, “What Does Your Colour Personality Reveal”. Page 158, 2011
  13. Asia Society of Basic Design and Art Exhibition in National Yunlin University of Science & Technology, Center of National Yunlin University of Science & Technology, Taiwan, “Atelier Points”. Page 340, 2011
  14. Malaysia 1001 Artists Exhibition - “Interlude Harvest”, Gallery Dunia Seni Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 2011
  15. The 1st Shanghai Biennial Exhibition of Asia Graphic Design “Peace No War Fund Raising Appeal”, Shanghai, China, 2011
  16. KSBDA International Fall Conference & Exhibition “A Sense of Nature”, Seoul, Korea, 2011
  17. Lecturer Art Exhibition, New Era College (2013.04.03 - 2013.04.24), 2013
  18. Shiboritik Exhibition, University of Malaya, Museum of Asian Art & Cultural Centre (2014.06.14 - 2014.06.30), 2014
  19. Quiet Pride Show Part ll, New Era University College, October, 2017
TALKS AND PUBLIC LECTURES
  1. Shibori Dyeing Workshop at Tze Chi Continuing Education Centre, Klang, December, 2017
  2. Adobe Illustrator Training, Fastroll Labels (M) Sdn. Bhd, 2017
  3. Creative Workshop At SMK TINGGI, Klang, June 2016
  4. Adobe Illustrator Training at Terrarians, Terra College, 2015
  5. POPULAR, 90th Anniversary Competition, Children Art, July 2014
  6. The Independent Secondary School Computer Graphic Competition “Mother Nature”, Confucian High School, 2013
  7. Mark Making Workshop, New Era College, 2009
  8. The Secondary School Competition “Mother Nature” NEC, 2009
SHOWCASE ADVISOR

Showcase Advisor, First City University College
Momentum April Diploma Showcase, First City University College, 2019
Elysian Diploma Showcase, First City University College, 2018
Stardust Diploma Showcase, First City University College, 2017
Ignite Diploma Showcase, First City University College, 2017

Showcase Advisor, Terra College
Space Art & Design Graduation Showcase, Terra College, 2017
Season Art & Design Graduation Showcase, Terra College, 2016

Showcase Advisor, New Era University College
M.A.D.E. 16th Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era University College, 2017
Point Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era College, 2014
9th Autumn Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era College, 2013
AVANTI! 9th Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era College, 2013
Creative Emerge 8th Autumn Art & Design Graduation, New Era College, 2012
Exceed 8th Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era College, 2012
Seventh Art & Design Graduation Showcase, New Era College, 2011

Name:
Position:
E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Ts. Amir Shariffuddin bin Zakaria
Head of Quality Assurance cum Senior Lecturer
shariffuddin.z@newera.edu.my, amir@iq-creative.com.my
B.A. in Art & Design ( UiTM, Shah Alam)
M.A. in Art & Design (UiTM, Shah Alam)
MAJOR Graphic & Multimedia
RESEARCH AREAS Packaging Design
Game In Education
TEACHING SUBJECTS Computer Graphic 1, Computer Graphic 2, Design Research, Visual Communication Design Process, Visual Narrative, Self Directed Study, Project Research
WORKING EXPERIENCE

Junior Art Director, PRIME WONDER SDN BHD, 1995
Senior Computer Graphic Designer, IGD HITECH CORPORATION SDN BHD, 1995 - 1997
Multimedia Designer, LANG CENTER FOR DIGITAL MEDIA SDN BHD, 1998
Multimedia Director, DUHA SYSTEMS (M) SDN BHD, 1998 - 2000
Multimedia & Advertising Consultant, INTERCITYFAIR SDN BHD, 2002
Application & Network Director, ETnet.COM SDN BHD, 2006 - 2011
ICT Consultant (Virtual Reality & Interactive Display), INRICH ASSOCIATES (M) SDN BHD, 2014
Part-time Lecturer, CENTER FOR ADVANCED DESIGN, 2001 - 2002
Lecturer, INSTITUT TEKNOLOGI UNIVERSAL, 2002 - 2004
Head of Graphic & Multimedia Department, INTEC COLLEGE, 2005
Part-time Lecturer, OPEN UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA, 2006
Part-time Lecturer, NEW ERA UNIVERCITY COLLEGE, 2005 - 2010
Advisor and External Examiner, NEW ERA UNIVERCITY COLLEGE, 2011 - 2012
Part-time Lecturer & Multimedia Program Coordinator, OASIS COLLEGE, 2012 - 2016
Head Of Academic, QUEENS COLLEGE KUALA LUMPUR, 2017 – Feb 2019
Consultant, Virtual Reality, Interactive Media & Design, 2000 - Present
Head Of Quality Assurance cum Senior Lecturer, New Era University College, 2020 – Present

MEMBERSHIP OF ADVISORY BOARDS COMMITTEES / PROFESSIONAL BODIES:

Professional Technologists, Malaysia Board of Technologists, 2021 - Present
Ahli Panel Penilai (Graphic & Multimedia), LEMBAGA AKREDITASI NEGARA (LAN), 2003 – 2005

RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】“Exploration of Historical Malacca: 3D Game Simulation for Learning History Subject for KBSM”, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), 2011.
【Bachelor】“Typography On Packaging Design”, Unpublished bachelor's thesis, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), 1994.

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOR DIPLOMA PROGRAM & CERTIFICATE

  1. OASIS COLLEGE (2022)
    •  Certificate  in Business Studies
    •  Diploma in Jewellery Design
    •  Diploma in Gemmology
  2. NEW ERA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE (2019)
    •  Diploma in Digital Media Design
  3. QUEENS COLLEGE KL (2017-2018)
    •  Diploma in Graphic Design
    •  Diploma in Information Technology (Networking)
  4. KOLEJ TEKNOLOGI MEA (2010 - 2011)
    •  Diploma in Graphic Design
    •  Diploma in Multimedia Animation
    •  Diploma in Game Design
    •  Diploma in New Media Design
    •  Diploma in Broadcasting
    •  Certificate in Graphic Design
    •  Certificate in Multimedia
  5. NEO ART INSTITUTE - Design Technology (2008)
    •  Diploma in New Media Design
  6. INSTITUT TEKNOLOGI UNIVERSAL (ITU) (2003)
    •  Diploma in Graphic Design
    •  Diploma in Multimedia Design
  7. INTEC COLLEGE (2005)
    •  Diploma in Graphic Design
  8. TELEKOM MULTIMEDIA COLLEGE (MMC) (2007)
    •  Diploma in Creative New Media
Name:
Position:
E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Ho Chee Jen
Contract Lecturer
cheejen.ho@newera.edu.my
Master of Art in Visual Studies, University of Malaya, Malaysia (2018-Present)
Bachelor of Art (Hons) Visual Communication, Universiti of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (2013-2014)
Diploma in Mass Communication, Dasein Academy of Art, Malaysia (2009-2021)
MAJOR Visual Communication
RESEARCH AREAS Theatrical Performance, Visual Communication
TEACHING SUBJECTS Digital Photography, Experimental Photography, Critical Communication, Cross-media Editing
WORKING EXPERIENCE Program Coordinator (Digital Media Design), Department of Art & Design, New Era University College (2023-Present)
Contract Lecturer, New Era University College, Malaysia (2021-Present)
Part Time Lecturer, First City University, Malaysia (2022-Present)
Part Time Lecturer, Malaysia Institute of Art, Malaysia (2022-Present)
Lecturer cum Digital Content Producer, Dasein Academy of Art, Malaysia (2016-2018)
Studio Artist, BBDO Advertising Agency, Singapore (2014-2016)
Assistant Director/ Production Designer, Film Engine, Malaysia (2011)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】 Building Common Ground and Identity Construction in Malayan Communist Theatre, University of Malaya (Present)
【Master】 Instagram and the Simulation of Hipsterism, University of Malaya (2019)
【Bachelor】 Shrek: A Semiotic, Ideology and Content Analysis Compare with Disney Traditional Fairy Tales, University of Gloucestershire (2012)
EXTERNAL WORK EXPERIENCE
  1. Co-founder, Secondrun Cine:ma, Malaysia
SYMPOSIUM/ TALK
  1. Printing Press and the Course of Human History, International Museum Day, Lostgens’ Contempory Art Space (2023)
  2. The Past and Present of Letterpress Printing, Citè Book Garden (2023)
  3. A Time of Self/ A Time of Others: New Research on the Malay(s)ian Moving Image and Beyond, Sea Short Film Festival (2023)
AWARDS/ GRANTS
  1. Hai-O Arts and Culture Grants, Malaysia (2023)
  2. Joseph William Yee Eu Foudation Research Grant, Malaysia (2023)
  3. Next New Wave Young Filmmaker Workshop Production Designer, Malaysia (2016)
  4. Invisible Photographer Asia (IPA) Mentorship - Program Scholarship Grant, Singapore (2015)
  5. SPH Ad of the Month, Singapore Press Holding, Singapore (2014)
  6. Postgraduate Merit Scholarship, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (2013)
  7. International Merit Scholarship, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (2012)
EXHIBITIONS / SCREENING
  1. Screening, Evening With Young Filmmakers, Next New Wave, Malaysia (2016)
  2. Screening, Reel 1: Rough Cuts from the Philippines and Singapore, Vetro Manila, Philippines (2016)
  3. Group Exhibition, Logging In, Lot123, Nando’s Gallery, Malaysia (2015)
  4. Group Exhibition, Phenomena, Chin Thye Hin, Malaysia (2014)
  5. Screening, Experi-Metal 6 Film Festival, Spectrum NYC, United State (2014)
  6. Group Exhibition,Degree Show, University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (2013)
  7. Street Performance, Plaster Project, Cheltenham High Street, United Kingdom (2013)
  8. Group Exhibition, Between Time, Meantime Gallery, United Kingdom (2012)
  9. Screening, Xposed Club, The Chapel Francis Close Hall, United Kingdom (2012)
Name:
Position:
E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Yap Chee Keng 葉治伸
Contract Lecturer
cheekeng.yap@newera.edu.my
Master of Fine Arts (Taipei National University of the Arts, Taiwan)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Tunghai University, Taiwan)
Diploma in Visual Arts (New Era College, Kajang, Malaysia)
Associate Degree in Interior Architecture (New Era College, Kajang, Malaysia)
MAJOR Fine Arts
RESEARCH AREAS Art and Design, Fine Arts, Visual Arts
TEACHING SUBJECTS Painting Studio 1, Painting Studio 2, Painting Studio 3, Visual Arts Final Project, Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Illustration
WORKING EXPERIENCE 2013-2014 Admissions Assistant, New Era College
2011 Architect Assistant, SKY DB Sdn. Bhd.
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
AWARDS/ HONOURS
  • Incentive Awards, Pameran Terbuka Galeri Shah Alam 2022 (PTGSA22), Malaysia
  • Jury Award, Bakat Muda Sezaman / Young Contemporaries 2021, National Art Gallery, Malaysia
  • International Category - Outstanding Award, The 30th Anniversary E.SUN Awards, Taiwan
  • Winner, Next Art Tainan Award, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Taiwan, 2021
  • Excellent work: 2D Western Media, Nanying Award, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Taiwan, 2020
  • Silver Medal: Oil Painting Group, National Art Exhibition ROC, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan, 2020
  • Winner, Outstanding Art Prize of School of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of the Arts, 2020
  • Winner, Long Yen Foundation Award, Long Yen Foundation, Taiwan, 2019
  • Champion: Western Arts Category, The 33 Fine Arts Exhibition Tunghai University, Taiwan, 2016
  • 3rd Prize: Acrylic Painting 1 Malaysia the Futurist National Art Competition, Ministry of Tourism Malaysia, 2012

EXHIBITIONS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Clock In / Clock Out, Solo exhibition, White Room Gallery NEUC, Malaysia, 2021
One Who Weaves Time, Solo exhibition, Grand View Culture & Art Foundation, Taiwan, 2021
Weaving Time with Line, Solo exhibition, wòwò Aesthetics, Taiwan, 2020
Noise, Solo exhibition, King Car Art and Cultural Center, Taiwan, 2019
Timekeeper, Solo exhibition, New Taipei City Arts Center, Taiwan, 2019
Once, Solo Exhibition, A+ Art Space, Taiwan, 2016

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Pameran Terbuka Galeri Shah Alam 2022 (PTGSA22), Gallery Shah Alam, Malaysia, 2023
​The 30th Anniversary E.SUN Awards, E.SUN bank, Taiwan, 2022
Malaysia Emerging Artist Award MEAA, GLO Damansara, Malaysia, 2022
A Double of Nature, Der-Horng Art Gallery, Tainan, Taiwan, 2021
ART Tainan, Shangri-La's Far Eastern, Tainan, Taiwan, 2021
Timeless, Tunghai University Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan, 2021
How Much Do You Wanna Risk?, Outstanding Art Prize of School of Fine Arts 2020, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, TNUA, Taiwan, 2020
13th Long Yen exhibition tour, Long Yen Foundation, Taiwan, 2019
Taiwan Annual, Association of the Visual Arts, Taiwan, 2018
ART Taichung, Millennium Hotel Taichung, Taiwan, 2018
Eating Department, Underground Art Museum of TNUA, Taiwan, 2018 
We live, we care!, Tunghai Innovator Expo, Tunghai University, Taiwan, 2016
Goodbye Chungkang, Taichung City Tun District Art Center Taiwan, 2016
Identification, confirmation, Taichung City Dadun Cultural Center, Taiwan, 2016
Together, Art Space B1 Liang Jian, Taiwan, 2015
9, Metro Point Complex, Malaysia, 2013
Clay-Talk Pottery>Exhibition, Whiteroom Gallery, Malaysia, 2013
Anonymous Young Artist Painting Exhibition, Bank Negara Art Gallery, Malaysia, 2012
Name:
Position:
E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Teh Chin Boon 郑证文
Contract Lecturer
chinboon.teh@newera.edu.my
MSc in Multimedia Design (ESGI, France)
Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design (Coleman College, Singapore)
Diploma in Computer and Graphic Design (In-House Multimedia College, Malaysia)
MAJOR Art and Design
TEACHING SUBJECTS Digital Image and Editing, Computer Graphics 1, Computer Graphics 2, Introduction to Multimedia, 2D Digital Animation, Introduction to Animation, Storyboard Design and Visual Narrative, Typography, Moving Image, Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Basic Design, Watercolour Painting, Gouache Painting, Acrylic Painting, Digital Compositing, Illustration, Digital Illustration, Corporate Branding, Motion Graphic and Digital Imaging
WORKING EXPERIENCE

Lecturer, Department of Art and Design, New Era University College. (2021 – Present)
Head of Department, Department of Multimedia Design, In-House Multimedia College. (2012-2021)
Lecturer, Department of Multimedia Design, In-House Multimedia College (1998-2012)
Graphic Design, Hot Shoes, Malaysia (1997-1998)

MEMBERSHIP OF ADVISORY BOARDS COMMITTEES / PROFESSIONAL BODIES Deputy Secretary, Asia Artist Association, Malaysia (2021-Present)
Committee, Asia Artist Association, Malaysia (2019-2021)
Committee, Negeri Sembilan Art Society, Malaysia (2019-Present)
Society Member, Penang Art Society (2022-Present)
Association Member, Asia Artist Association, Malaysia (2018-2019)
Society Member, Negeri Sembilan Art Society, Malaysia (2017-2019)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】 “The Significance of Red Colour in Malaysia Chinese Culture – A Feasibility Study on Young Malaysian Chinese College Students in Kuala Lumpur” Unpublished Masters theses, Mantissa College, ESGI, France (2013), Director: Lisa Yeoh
AWARDS/ HONOURS
  • Winner of Creative “C” Logo Design contest (Parkson Department Store, NS)
  • “Moving TV” and “Take a Nap” Double Finalist entry of SONY “Just Handy CAM” competition (8TV, SONY Malaysia)
  • 1st Prize Winner of Digital Art Contest, “Keris" Born from Obsession, Nike Digital Art (NIKE Malaysia)
  • Digital Art Competition Consolation prize “Corner with Love” (Persatuan Belia Prihatin Malaysia)
  • “Spring Lotus” Winner of 1st Annual Watercolour Research Association Exhibition, Beijing, China
  • "Thanksgiving" 1st Runner-up of Japan Watercolour International Art Awards (Kurume Art Gallery, Fukuoka, Japan)
  • “Honourable Mention in Yi Jing Yuan Spring Festival Art Exhibition” (Yi Jing Yuan International)
  • “The Bayon” The 1st International Architecture and Urban Landscape Watercolour Exhibition (Canada International Watercolour Art Society & Tianjin Artist Association Watercolour Painting Professional Committee)
EXHIBITIONS
  • Flourishing, 53 x 38cm (Watercolour), My Masterpiece Art, Exhibition, 15th to 28th June 2022, Dewan Sri Pinang, Penang State Art Gallery, Malaysia
  • Roses, 553 x 38cm (Watercolour), Pameran Impresi Harmoi 7th March to 31st May 2022, State Museum, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
  • Perseverance, 53 x 38cm (Watercolour), Celebrating the new Year, Greeting Beijing Winter Olympics International Art, Exhibition, 18th January to 18th March 2022, Beijing, China
  • Ilmu Pelita Hidup (Light of knowledge), 53 x 38cm (Watercolour), Za’ba Art, Exhibition, 5th October 2021, State Museum, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
  • Metamorphosis Series I, II, III & IV, 53 x 38cm (Mixed Media), Telur Pecah, Invited Contemporary Art Exhibition, 22nd November to 31st December 2021, GMBB, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • River of Life, Plein Air, Riverscape Ulu Bendul Exhibition 2021 at Museum Sri Menanti, Negeri Sembilan
  • Life, Mixed Media 2021 Artist Asia Annual Art Exhibition
  • Keunikan Tarian Piring, Pameran Junjung Kasih 2021, State Museum, Seremban, NS & National Art Gallery, Malaysia
  • Tweet, Impression Arts Online International Art Exhibition, Impression Art Biennale 2021
  • Auspicious I & II, Spring Festival Art Online Exhibition 2021, Negeri Sembilan Art Society
  • Plein Air and Art Exhibition Program Seni Visual Plein Air “Riverscape” 2021, Persatuan Pelukis Negeri & Lembaga Muzium Negeri
  • Nature, Plein Air Exhibition by Santai Pelukis, Persatuan Pelukis and National Art Gallery Malaysia
  • Halaman Seharian, Pameran Alam Benda 2020, Pelukis and National Art Gallery Malaysia
  • Warmth, The 20th Hand Across the Pacific Invited Art Exhibition, Chengdu, China
  • Tree Temple, Li Chi Mao Art Museum "Blossom" Exhibition, Li Chi Mao Art Museum
  • Butterfly Dream, Invited International Joint Exhibition, Notional Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, Taipei
  • Indigo Dye, Praising, Embracing beauty of Nature by Malaysia, China and Taiwan Joint Exhibition, Penang, Malaysia
  • Three Sisters, Reflection of Nature, International Contemporary Watercolour Art Exhibition, Penang, Malaysia
  • Lambang Keamanan, Alam Beraja Yam Tuan (King of Negeri Sembilan) Art Exhibition, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
  • Kenangan Indah, The Features of Negeri Sembilan Visual Art Exhibition, Negeri Sembilan
  • The Sama-Bajau, The 19th Hand Across the Pacific Selected Art Exhibition, Ningbo, China
  • Bumper Harvest, The 9th Asian International Art Exhibition Malaysia’s Selected Artist Art Exhibition at Loo Foh Sang Art eleven
  • Qingdao Fishing Village, Tuanku Ja’afar Royal Gallery Art Exhibition, Spring Festival Art Exhibition at Royale Chulan Hotel, Seremban
  • Moored, Li Chi Mao Art Museum Grand Opening Art Exhibition
  • Blossom, New Year Art Exhibition, Royale Chulan Hotel Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
  • Post Art, 108 by Good Memory Bukit Bintang (GMBB) Art Fete Project
  • King of Betta Fish, Panchi Sayargyi 100 Years Anniverasy Art Exxhibition, Strand Hotel Yangon, Myanmar
  • Wada Gassho, The 9th Asian International Selected Art Exhibition, Qingdao, China
  • Paal Kudam, JUBILEE 25th IWS Bali, Indonesia Art Exhibition
  • Smile of Khmer, Merdeka NS Art Exhibition, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
  • Alishan Tea Plantation, Alishan Tea Garden Art Exhibition, Chiayi, Taiwan
  • Ta Prohm, Taiwan International Alliance of Culture and Art Hua Lian, Taiwan

PUBLICATION

  • Wada Gassho, Colorful Asia, Blooming Silk Road, Charming Qingdao, Collection of The 9th Asian International Art Exhibition for 2018 in Qingdao, Qingdao Publishing House, 2018, pp.149. (ISBN 978-7-5552-777-4)
  • Watercolour, INDONESIA WATERCOLOUR SOCIETY, JUBILEE IWS, 2018, pp.105
  • Art, Panchi Sayargyi U Thu Kha, 100 Years Anniversary Memorial, 2018, pp.73.
  • Watercolour, Pameran Seni Visual Wajah-Wajah Negeri Sembilan, Lembaga Muzium Negeri Sembilan, 2019, pp.30.
  • Art, Hand Across the Pacific Art Exhibition, Chinese People’s Association Friendship with Foreign Countries, 2019, pp.76.
  • The Features of Negeri Sembilan Visual Art Exhibition, Negeri Sembilan, 2019, pp. 30.
  • The 19th Hand Across the Pacific Selected Art Exhibition, Ningbo, China, 2019, pp. 76.
  • Alam Beraja, Pameran Seni Visual Wajah-Wajah Negeri Sembilan, Muzium Diraja Seri Menanti, 2020, pp.53.
  • Halaman Seharian, Alam Benda 2020, Pelukis and National Art Gallery Malaysia, 2020, pp2.
  • Praising, Embracing beauty of Nature, Malaysia, China and Taiwan Joint Exhibition, Penang, Malaysia, 2020, pp. 35.
  • Reflection of Nature, International Contemporary Watercolour Art Exhibition, Penang, Malaysia, 2020, pp. 30.
  • Alam Beraja Yam Tuan Art Exhibition, State Museum, Seremban Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, 2020, pp. 53.
  • Pameran Junjung Kasih, State Museum, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan & National Art Gallery, Malaysia, 2021, pp 88.
JUDGE OF THE COMPETITION
  • Board of Judges “PEACE” Art Competition, Lion Club Malaysia (Aug, 2017)
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
  • Conducted “Hydrangea” Watercolour Painting Workshop (Apr, 2019)
  • Conducted “Winter Wonderland” Christmas Watercolour Painting Workshop (Dec, 2019)
  • Conducted “Blossom” Good Market Watercolour Workshop (Feb, 2018)
  • Team Leader, “Creating and Grading Advertising Jingles Workshop” for 20 participants in Taiwan Chinese Culture University, Taipei (1st – 8th Oct, 2013)
Name:
Position:
E-mail:
Academic Qualification:
Liew Yek Ming 刘岳明
Contract Lecturer
yekming.liew@newera.edu.my
Master of Science in Multimedia Design, ICAN, Paris, France
MAJOR Visual Communication and Advertising Design
RESEARCH AREAS Packaging Design, Sustainable Product Design, Cultural Heritage, Principles Of Advertising, Packaging Design & Technology, Visual Communication
TEACHING SUBJECTS Principle of Advertising, Packaging Design & Technology, Publication Design, Final Design Project, Professional Practice 1
WORKING EXPERIENCE Lecturer @ Sunway University (2014 - 2021)
Lecturer @ Saito College (2010 - 2014)
Head of Chinese Culture & Education Exchange (2011 - 2014)
Part-time lecture @ PJ College of Art and Design (2008 – 2011)
Associate Professor for Graphic & Advertising @ Inner Mongolia Normal University (2001-2003)
Part-time lecturer & Baruvi Academy of Communications (1999-2001)
Part-time Lecturer @ Saito Academy of Art & Design (1996-2000)
RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
DISSERTATION/ THESIS 【Master】 An Innovative Eco-friendly Nap Time Device for Babies
AWARDS/ HONOURS

Silver Medal
(The Asia International Conference of Art and Design, AICAD, Invention & Innovation in Design 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia)

Outstanding Presenter
(ICMS, 3rd International Conference on Media Studies, 2019, Bangkok, Thailand)

Best Employee of The Year Award
(HYBY Marketing Consulting CO., LTD., Bejing, China)

Excellent Lecturing Performance Record Year 2001 & 2003
(Inner Mongolia Normal University, Inner Mongolia, China)

The 2nd International Chinese Graphic Design Competition
(2 Selection Prizes for Packaging & Calendar Design, China)

2004 International China Star Award
(Selection Prize for Packaging Design, China)

CONFERENCE

Bowl-Shape Eco-Meal Box
(The Asia International Conference of Art and Design, AICAD, Invention & Innovation in Design 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia)

From a Soccer Ball Inspiration to 3-D Structure
(ICMS, 3rd International Conference on Media Studies, 2019, Bangkok, Thailand)

Using Eco-Packaging in Fast Food Restaurant is Necessary
(Chinese Institute of Design Conference 2019, CID 2019, Taichung, Taiwan)