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Haffendi Anuar (b. Malaysia)


Solo Exhibitions


Interiors, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore



Rumah Berkaki (Legged House), Arrival, Tower Room, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK


Flat Lands, A.I. Gallery, Cromwell Place, London, UK

Ringtangan, PULSE Clinic Bangsar Health Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Rintangan, online, Richard Koh Fine Art. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Midday Stanza, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore



Migratory Objects, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Migratory Objects, Volta New York 2017, New York, US



Elephant Utopia, Future Section, Art Taipei 2015, Taipei, Taiwan

M13, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Group Exhibitions



Diverse Visions, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore

The Colours of Life: Exploring Kaleidoscopic Narratives, Virtual exhibition, Galeri Khazanah, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



Soft Facade, Gerald Moore Gallery, London, UK

Hotel Art Fair (with Richard Koh Fine Art), The Standard, Bankok, Thailand

Still, A.I. Gallery at Cromwell Place, London, UK

Hand in Hand, A.I. Gallery, London, UK


With Whom We Mutually Communicate?, curated by Mentong Zhang, Copeland Gallery, London, UK

ILHAM Art Show 2022, ILHAM Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Eye of the Collector 2022, with A.I. Gallery, Two Temple Place, London, UK

Time Together: Exploring Art Through Khazanah Nasional Berhad's Collection, Online exhibiton, Khazanah Virtual Arts Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

PULSE Awards: Art for Life, Pulse Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand


Notes from the Motherland, Aicon Contemporary, New York, US

A Life Beyond Boundaries (The Geography of Belonging), curated by Loredana Pazzini-Paracciani, JWD Art Space, Bangkok, Thailand

A Good Line, A Good Line, A.I. Gallery, London, UK

SH/FT, No Show Space, London, UK


In Our Own Frame, RKFA SG 10th Anniversary Show, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore


The Foot Beneath the Flower, ADM Gallery, Nanyang Tech University, Singapore

SEA Focus 2020, Singapore


Empty Vase (curated by Lingzhi Zhuang), Gallery Vacancy, Shanghai, China


For the Few and the Many, Beers London, London, UK

Bakat Muda Sezaman 2019 (Young Contemporaries 2019), National Visual Arts Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia




Elysian Fields (2 person show with Sinta Tantra), Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Summer of Love, J:Gallery x Design Republic, Shanghai, China         

Condo Shanghai, J:Gallery hosting Project Native Informant and Greengrassi, Shanghai, China

Volta Basel (with Richard Koh Fine Art), Basel, Switzerland

Flotsam, Jetsam, Lagan and Derelict, A.I. Gallery, London, UK

New Look, Christine Park Gallery, New York, US

head heap heat, Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore

The Horizon is Just an Illusion: New Thoughts on Landscape, Our ArtProjects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



West Bund Art and Design (with J:Gallery), Shanghai, China

Asia Now (with Richard Koh Fine Art), Paris, France

Powerhouse Commission 2017, Battersea Power Station and CASS Sculpture Foundation, London

THE UNREAL DEAL: Six Decades of Malaysian Abstract Art, Bank Negara Museum and Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

PERSONAL STRUCTURES – Open Borders, European Cultural Center, in the context of the 57th Venice Biennale, Venice

Southwind Print Projects, New York

ILHAM CONTEMPORARY FORUM Malaysia 2009 - 2017, Ilham Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

Bakat Muda Sezaman 2017 (Young Contemporaries 2017), National Visual Arts Gallery, Kuala Lumpur



Malaysian Art, A Special Preview, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur


B-Movie, J:Gallery, Shanghai



Eyeball Massage, Fingers Exercise, Fergana Artspace, Penang


Synthesis, The Art Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok

I am Ten, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur

Malaysian Art, A New Perspective, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore

Malaysian Art, A New Perspective, Richard Koh Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur



Cherry on Top(less), Topless, New York

MEAA 2014 (Malaysian Emerging Artists Award), Whitebox @ Publika, Kuala Lumpur



METAMORPH, Hoxton Garage, London


Void Open 2013, Hoxton Arches, London


Xhibit 2013, SU Gallery, UAL and Four Corners Gallery, London

Green Week, Lower Street Gallery, London College of Communication, London



Show, Elthorne Road, London

Magic Assemblage, Magic Assembly, Petrie Museum, London



Quick – in the Moment…., Nolia Gallery, London


Utopia, the Architecture of Perfection, Nolia Gallery, London

In-Exchange, Lethaby Gallery, London



VAA Exhibtion (Starhill Visual Arts Award), Kuala Lumpur


Breakthrough Exhibition, The Gallery @ Starhill, KL PAC and Dasein Gallery, Kuala Lumpur


Young Malaysian Artists - New Object(ion),Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur

Artriangle 3, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

NKOTB, Threesixty Art Development Studio, Kuala Lumpur



Art +- 1000, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur



Foundation Triennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence



PULSE Awards: Art for Life, Pulse Gallery, Bangkok


Vivien Liegh Art Prize 2020, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Emery Prize 2020, Pembroke JCR Art Gallery, Pembroke College, Oxford University, Oxford


KARA 2019 (Kooshk Artist Residency Award), Tehran



Joint winner for the Battersea Power Station 'Powerhouse Commission 2017', organized by Cass Sculpture Foundation, Goodwood, UK and Battersea Power Station Development, London, UK



Finalist, 'MEAA' (Malaysian Emerging Artists Awards), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



Winning piece, 'Xhibit 2013', University of the Arts London,  London, UK



Shortlisted, Starhill Gallery Visual Arts Awards (VAA), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



2023 - 2025

Acme Work Live at the Fire Station, London, UK


KARA 2019 (5th Kooshk Art Residency Award), Kooshk Residency, Tehran, Iran (May)



Khazanah Nasional Berhad Artist Fellowship 2018, Acme Studios and Troy Town Pottery, London, UK (Sept - Dec)


Artist in Resident and collaborative art projects with student, International School of Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Oct - June)         



Resident artist at Rimbun Dahan, Rimbun Dahan International Residency, Kuang, Malaysia (Feb - May)



Resident artist at Rimbun Dahan, Rimbun Dahan International Residency, Kuang, Malaysia (July)

Projects and Talks


Online sharing-session for USM’s Postgraduate-seminar, University Science Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia

Presented a sharing session titled ‘Sarong Mentality’ on Conscious Isolation platform, online, UK


Facebook AIR Commission, Facebook, Singapore (June)

‘Art in the Park’ outdoor sculpture commission for Tamansari Sculpture Project 2018 at Tamansari, Bandaraya Development Berhad, Rawang, Malaysia


Speaker in ‘Power Stories: Powerhouse Commission Artist Talk’ with Jesse Wine and Sam Thorne, moderated by Helen Turner, Battersea Power Station and Cass Sculpture Foundation, London, UK

Co-published with Veronika Neukirch, a publication titled ‘Hafka’, documenting works and discussions produced at Rimbun Dahan arts residency, Kuang, Malaysia from Feb - May 2017. Project is sponsored by Goethe-Institut Malaysia

Speaker in ‘Open Border – Southeast Asia Forum’ with Tulip Duong and Boedi Widjaja, Moderated by Kwok Kian Chow (SMU (Singapore Management University) Singapore), Palazzo Rossini, Venice, Italy

Moderated Mark Tan’s Art Talk in-conjunction for his solo exhibition ‘Arrangements’ at Our Art Projects, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Speaker in ‘Talks x Asia Society: Contemporary Art in Greater Asia’ with Bembol Dela Cruz, Tiffany Chung and Shahzia Sikander, moderated by Tan Boon Hui, Art Central Hong Kong 2016, Hong Kong


Aesop collaboration ‘Precious as Porcelain Gift Kit’ with Advanced Brittle Bodies (2015), Aesop, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Speaker in ‘Prudential Eye Artist Forum’, British Council Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK

Battersea Power Station, London

Cass Sculpture Foundation, Goodwood, UK

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, Maldives

Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

ILHAM Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Pembroke College JCR Art Collection, Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Facebook, Singapore

Tamansari, Bandaraya Development Berhad (BRDB), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


2019 - 2020

MFA, Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford, Oxford


2010 - 2013   


BA Honors, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London

2006 - 2007           


BFA (Foundation), Rhode Island School of Design, Providence

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