Here you go, Georgetown Festival 2016 is just around the corner! Where Penaga Hotel shares its excitement along this event. Penaga Hotel is a heritage boutique hotel where it appreciates originality.
From the architecture of the hotel, which was carefully restored to its original beauty, to the art pieces down the hallways and inside each individual guest rooms, Penaga Hotel shares its passion in arts full-heartedly.
The picturesque George Town, ever since the inauguration as UNESCO World Heritage Site in July 7, 2010, has drawn thousands of visitors each year to Penang and Penaga Hotel has received culture lovers, art enthusiasts, heritage admirers who fell deeply in love with this unique city because it has offered more than anticipated and expected.
Besides having official celebration of World Heritage Day on the 7th of July every year, the excitement is expanded into a month-long celebration, usually if not often, around the date of its inauguration, when George Town Festival takes the center stage and transforms this charming capital of Penang island into a world class arts space showcasing works such as performance, installations, and collaborations of arts, culture, heritage and community, connecting the old and the young, the local and the international, the traditional and the contemporary.
Penaga Hotel shows great support in arts. With its strategic location and connection with the genuine arts makers, a program named “Residence Artist” has provided many talented artists the opportunities to produce their work under Penaga Hotel’s roof and sponsor. Artists are brought into this beautiful city to immerse, feel, and experience the joy that Penaga Hotel shares as a part of this wonderful place.
And their work will then be exhibited within the hotel premise for others to appreciate. Besides this, Penaga Hotel has its own in house artists too that constantly producing different art pieces hence it is truly an orchestra of mesmerizing artworks throughout the year at Penaga Hotel.
Get in touch with Penaga Hotel if you are an artist and would love to know more and/or become a part of the “Residence Artist” Program. Check out exhibition at Hin Bus Depot, a new contemporary arts exhibition centre, by artists from Penaga Hotel between 23rd of July until 14th of August.
At the same time, there are more to explore! Take up George Town Walks or Night Trail, enjoy An Evening of Lights at Khoo Kongsi, watch Armenian Street’s Got Talent, follow the steps visit Sir Francis Light or Penang Botanical Garden, and many more!
The true beauty of arts is it moves through time without limitation and it is the bridge to all mankind without the barrier of words.
And Penaga Hotel seize these moments with its own special way.