19AUG-1SEPT 2019 10AM-10PM

DiverseCity in Community @ The Intermark Mall

DiverseCity's arts program in the community, a run-up to the KL International Arts Festival.

Free Admission

Background

DiverseCity is the presenter of the annual KL International Arts Festival every September and this year, being the fifth edition of the Festival, it has organised a celebration of arts in the community as a run-up to the launch of the Festival on 31 August 2019.

Enjoy Merdeka and Hari Malaysia this month and be a part of a wonderful and diverse celebration at The Intermark Mall.

 

Program

Performances and Workshops

Monday 19 & 30th  August 2019 | Ground Atrium 

DRUM OF HOPE by The Fugee School 

The Fugee School children will be presenting a powerful drum performance to thrill you. The Fugee School provides primary and secondary and tertiary education opportunities for refugee children and asylum seekers, mainly from Somalia and the Middle East. Learn more here.

 

20-21 August, 27-28th August 2019 | Ground Atrium

PRIMROSE HILL FLASH MOB DANCERS

The children of Primrose Hill will be given the chance to show what they are made of with a special flash mob dance performance that promises to be exciting and engaging. Teams of children who are passionate about dancing are choosen to participate in the performance and range from the age of 4 to 11 years old with various backgrounds. Learn more here

 

22-23 August | Ground Atrium

ENCORE MELAKE PERFORMANCE 

They will be delivering a dance performance that is inspired by the Nyonya Culture found in Melaka. The performance is 1 out of 7 scenes that are part of the whole show. It will highlight one of the modern scenes from the entire production and will act as a teaser that will showcase what people can expect when watching the full stage performance. It will also give a glimpse into the history and culture that Melaka is known for. Learn more from their website .

 

24 August | Ground Atrium

SUGAM KARNATICA PERFORMANCE

Experience the wonderful sounds of Sugam Karnatika’s  Tap to Ragas Choir , Zizu Sing-Along session ; Instrumental performance and Bharatnatyam. Read more on their website.

 

25th August | Ground Atrium

DOODLE WORKSHOP

Join in for a creative doodling workshop and let your imagination loose with the team from Doodict Collision.

 

29th August | Ground Atrium

STUDIO2 CHILDREN CHORAL PERFORMANCE

Studio2 will be performing a poem  titled “Young and Proud Malaysians”. The poem is about the things that the youth can be proud of being a Malaysian youth. It highlights the wonderful parts of the Malaysian culture such as the food that is available here in Malaysia, the natural beauty of the flora and fauna present in the country, the peace that Malaysia has maintained and enjoy for so many years and the wonderful mixture of races and cultures that live harmoniously in Malaysia.

 

Pop-Up Stores and Exhibitions

Monday 19 – Saturday 31 August 2019 | Ground Atrium                                                                             

MALAYSIA ARTISAN FAIR by A Day 一日商號
Take a step closer to quality comfort living. Promoting the art of living in the city. A Day 一日商號 curates a great selection of unique, fine quality local artisan collectibles.

 

Monday 19 August – Thursday 19 September 2019 | Ground Central & InterART 313 Room, 3rd Floor,  next to Klinik Segera

HUMANS OF KUALA LUMPUR EXHIBITION
Discover real, intimate stories about humanity, transformation and diversity of the people. Read more on their website or Facebook page.

 

Monday 16 September 2019 | InterART 313 Room  @ 3rd Floor,next to Klinik Segera

#MYWritersFest2019 Launch
Join us for a time of reading and literary performances as #MYWritersFest launches its 4th edition with Malaysian books for sale and meet and greet with Malaysian authors.

 

Monday 16 September 2019 | InterART 313 Room @ 3rd Floor, next to Klinik Segera

JASMINA AWARDS
Drop by to hear about the inaugural call for contributions from silver-haired authors (60 years onwards), be inspired by their stories of family and community. Read more on their website.

 

Our Full Program:

Diversecity in the Community

7-Sep7-SepHOKL – Stroytelling Party 1 (Pursuing your dream)3pm-5pm3rd FloorIntermarkVisual Arts

Start End Performance Time Location Venue Categories
19-Aug 19-Sep Humans of KL (HOKL) 10am – 5pm Concourse Intermark Visual Arts
19 Aug 19-Aug Drum for hope 1pm and 5.30pm Concourse Intermark Music
20-Aug 20-Aug Primrose Hill – Dance and Music 1pm Concourse Intermark Dance & Music
21-Aug 21-Aug Primrose Hill – Dance and Music 1pm Concourse Intermark Dance & Music
22-Aug 23-Aug Encore Melaka – Traditional Dance 1pm and 5.30pm Concourse Intermark Dance & Music
24-Aug 24-Aug HOKL – Speaker Series 1 (New Beginning) 3pm-5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts
24-Aug 24-Aug Sugam Karnatica in the community 11.30am – 1pm Concourse Intermark Music
25-Aug 25-Aug HOKL – Storytelling workshop and Photohunt 1 3pm-5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts
25-Aug 25-Aug Doodle Workshop 3pm – 5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts
27-Aug 27-Aug Primrose Hill – Dance and Music 1pm Concourse Intermark Dance & Music
28-Aug 28-Aug Primrose Hill – Dance and Music 1pm Concourse Intermark Dance & Music
29-Aug 29-Aug Studio2 Children Choral 1pm Concourse Intermark Music
30-Aug 30-Aug Drum of Hope by Fugee School 1pm and 5.30pm Concourse Intermark Music
31-Aug 31-Aug Studio2 Children Choral 1pm Concourse Intermark Music
31-Aug 31-Aug KLIAF 2019 LAUNCH 3pm Concourse Intermark Various
8-Sep 8-Sep HOKL – Speaker Series 2 (Mental Health) 3pm-5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts
16-Sep 16-Sep My Writers Fest 2019 Launch 2pm – 3.30pm 3rd Floor Intermark Literature
16-Sep 16-Sep Jasmina Awards Ceremony 10am – 12pm 3rd Floor Intermark Literarture
21-Sep 21-Sep HOKL – Storytelling workshop and Photohunt 2 3pm-5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts
22-Sep 22-Sep HOKL – Stroytelling Party 2 (Love / Relationship) 3pm-5pm 3rd Floor Intermark Visual Arts

 

CSR (Community Outreach Program) Partner

LendLease Foundation
Main Sponsor
Yayasan Hasanah Tulips Movement PTPK Caring Pharmacy A-Day ElleForElle

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