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Reviewed December 5, 2018
hasrianahhasan5
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Very good

I have to write a review here as some of the previous ones seem a bit confused. First off: the... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

Beautiful gallery...easy to get around and displays by local artists always a good thing! Could be improved by ALWAYS having local artist who can paint different styles....portraits caricatures ... etc...watercolor, charcoal, would be great addition to the gallery...would also, provide income to local artists

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

It's an art gallery by local Sabahan artists regardless of ages. The art exhibition is changing every few months. For a person that appreciate art, I find calm and peace here. There are spacious parking spaces and the entrance ticket is very cheap for Malaysians....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

Bring your family or children come to visit the sabah art gallery..Appreaciate art local gallery and see beautiful art ...really enjoy and spent a half day here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hasrianahhasan5
Reviewed July 21, 2017

I have to write a review here as some of the previous ones seem a bit confused. First off: the museum is not hard to find. The map here on TripAdvisor is a bit off (it indicates the start of the street it's on rather...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

I am appreciate there's a local art gallery, hopefully it will maintain for art & culture only but not others. Display setup for art piece need more improvement, appreciate installation for movement sensor light at the art piece for eco-friendly purpose. The gallery have elevator...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Based on several differing sets of instructions we spent a half day.....sorry, wasted a half day.....trying to find this place. No one seemed to know, including hotel people, nothing online, no one is KK seemed to know what art was, much less where to find...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed February 11, 2017

I have always deplored the lack of access to information on local art in Sabah. There are a few kiosks near the Wisma Budaya (Kampung Air) where a couple of local artists sell small items they produce and exhibit the one or other larger work....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Anne-and-Klaus
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

I walked for 40 minutes to get here so it's safe to say I was really interested in visiting the gallery. Unfortunatley, the art on display is unremarkable and incredibly underwhelming.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 85KL85
Reviewed April 5, 2016

A huge disapointment as half the gallery is dedicated to abstract paintings by their 'resident' European artist. All looking pretty similar to each other. And, sorry to say, boring. As tourists we had looked forward to seeing the art of Sabah artists. We had been...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank MGO_12
Reviewed February 9, 2016

a great place for a quiet afternoon out of the heat... chill and check out the art... a bit out of town but worth a trip...

Date of experience: January 2016
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