Art of the Old Town – Ipoh

Ernest Zacharevic, the Lithuanian artist in Penang who is known for his interesting wall murals in Penang has left his mark in Ipoh with a set of 8 murals throughout the Old Town – known as ‘Art of OLDTOWN’.

An Old Uncle Drinking Coffee

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A Paper Plane

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Girl On A Wall In Bandar Timah   –   A Yellow Hummingbird

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A ‘Kopi’ Break

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Besides the murals by Ernest, there are also several other wall paintings around Ipoh town – the below is a good example outside a bar in Concubine Lane.  The 3D nature of these, e.g. the half barrel attached to the wall, adds to the artistic effect.

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