Due to its success last year, Artbox Malaysia 2019 returns with a leveled up theme: Assemble.
The most popular creative market in Southeast Asia is back in Malaysia on the 6 to 8 and 13 to 15 September at Sunway City Outdoor Open Air Carpark with FREE admission for everyone.
Artbox Malaysia is levelling up for its second edition, with its signature containers being stacked and arranged to charm and attract guests from all over Malaysia.
Artbox is recognised internationally for its captivating structures surrounding the vicinity. This year’s edition takes inspiration from nostalgic childhood games such as Tetris and Jenga.
With Artbox Malaysia: Assemble being their new theme, this creative market will once again provide creative and unique retailers from across the region such as Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia & Singapore formed a holistic, one-of-a-kind curated experience.
Artbox Malaysia: Assemble showcased a range of over 300 booths that grab the attention of Malaysians.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Invade Industry Singapore, Mr Kent Teo said,
“Artbox Malaysia 2019 plans to be bigger, better and more memorable than last year. This year, we are pushing ourselves out of our comfort zones and bringing amazing ideas to life for the community of Malaysia. Artbox Malaysia has a lot to offer and we hope to provide our guests with an all-inclusive extraordinary experience. We hope to see our food lovers and art enthusiasts once again have unforgettable moments with us. We’re also honoured as Artbox Malaysia is once again supported by Sunway Group, one of Malaysia’s largest conglomerates, with its flagship Sunway City Kuala Lumpur as our key venue partner.”
As Malaysia’s premier tourist destination with retail, leisure, hospitality and entertainment under one roof, Sunway City Kuala Lumpur is the venue of choice for Artbox Malaysia: Assemble which will see a large influx of visitors.
Sunway Group founder and chairman Tan Sri Dr Jeffrey Cheah said,
“Sunway City Kuala Lumpur is proud to play host to Artbox Malaysia for the second consecutive year. Last year, the event garnered overwhelming responses from art enthusiasts, aspiring designers and shopping and food lovers from all over Malaysia. We trust this one-of-a-kind event will reach out to an even bigger crowd this year. In our continuous effort to boost the vibrancy of Malaysia’s tourism industry, we will continue to bring in events of a regional and global scale to Sunway City Kuala Lumpur.”
Artbox Malaysia also gave visitors the chance to indulge in gastronomic bites, from delectable food and beverage stalls each weekend. Some intriguing flavours that foodies can look out for are Dum Dum Thai Drinks, Saychiizu, IceDEA and Salmon Portion, these brands are based in Malaysia but they showcased exclusive thai fusion flavours for Artbox Malaysia.
With its mission to provide creative makers, local artists and musicians a platform to showcase their talents. Artbox Malaysia provided a stage with live music performances from Maha Jefferey, Ili Ruzanna, Rufus and more as they serenaded visitors with their sweet-sounding voices under the alluring ambience of the starry-filled night sky throughout the weekend.
Artbox Malaysia is also proudly presented by foodpanda, Malaysia’s largest food delivery platform. All food and beverage selections are available on foodpanda’s app throughout the festival period. Visitors are able to skip long queues by using the new pick-up feature on the app. This feature enables visitors to purchase from food and beverage vendors at Artbox and a notification will appear when their food is ready allowing visitors to collect their order at the foodpanda pick up line. Alongside that, visitors also enjoyed themselves at the foodpanda zones filled with games, fun activities and surprises throughout the day.
Each weekend brings forth a different set of unique creative lifestyle and fashion vendors that presents a diversity of style from Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore. For instance, a collaboration between JD Sports x adidas brought a larger-than-life gaming experience with a modern twist. With towering LED screens surrounding the space, visitors challenged a friend to an epic showdown of JD King of Trainers: The Game and stood a chance to win exclusive prizes from JD Sports and adidas.
Other than that, Artblocks Tower provided an offline-to-online experience that involves interactivity on Instagram and visitors stood a chance to win exclusive giveaways and grand prizes from JD Sports and adidas when you form Tetris shapes with your photos within Instagram’s 3×3 grid.
As an all-inclusive creative market, Artbox aspires to provide the latest in retail assortments. Pestle & Mortar Clothing, who pride themselves in incorporating local flavour in all of their pieces, released an Artbox Malaysia exclusive ‘Artbox X PMC’ merchandise capsule consisting of all-new limited edition t-shirt designs, bags and accessories. Visitors also expected exclusive promotions and surprises at Pestle Mortar Clothing’s container at Artbox Malaysia.
Visitors can enjoy free admission to Artbox Malaysia which takes place from 3pm-11pm on 6 – 8 September and 13-15 September at Sunway City Outdoor Open Air Carpark.
Don’t miss out by following Artbox Malaysia’s social channels for all announcements and updates.
Artbox is recognised for its unique curation of local entrepreneurs and creative retailers presented in a creative night market! Artbox Malaysia, brought in by Invade has become one of the most highly-anticipated experiences with the first year bringing in more than 350,000 visitors. Artbox Malaysia created numerous magical moments last year and will be back again for two weekends in September.
The second Malaysian edition, themed Artbox Malaysia: Assemble, will capture stunning moments with creative art installations and interactive elements that will intrigue all your senses. Artbox Malaysia: Assemble aims to be bigger and better than everything you’ve ever imagined and creating an artistic force unlike any other. Artbox Malaysia: Assemble will feature unique retailers, tantalising meals and fascinating art installations in a space that pushes the boundaries of creativity.
Artbox Malaysia: Assemble is an event not to be missed!
Invade is a creative retail space activation and events management company founded in 2010. Known for its innovative retail concepts, Invade manages pop-up retail stores, runs some of the largest creative markets, and also operates a real-time retail booking system that allows businesses to rent and list spaces in an efficient manner in Singapore. Invade will also host the Artbox Asia tour, bringing the best of creative markets to the region with each city’s installation infused with the local flavour. For more details, please visit http://invade.co.
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ARTBOX MALAYSIA ASSEMBLE FACT SHEET
This event is open to public
6 – 8 September 2019
13 – 15 September 2019
Friday – Sunday
3PM – 11PM
Sunway City Kuala Lumpur
Outdoor Open Air Carpark
By Public Transport
– Take LRT Kelana Jaya Line from any station to USJ 7 station & interchange with BRT to Sunway Lagoon station.
LRT stations with parking space: USJ 21, Ara Damansara, Putra Heights, Glenmarie & Gombak
– Take KTM Komuter Port Klang Line from any station to Setia Jaya station & interchange with BRT to Sunway Lagoon station.
Drive & Park
Sunway Geo (Park & ride BRT at SunMed station or use Canopy Walk)
BRT Sunway depot (Park & ride BRT at SunU-Monash station or use Canopy Walk)
Sunway University (Park & ride BRT at SunU-Monash station or use Canopy Walk)
The Pinnacle Sunway
Find out more here: https://www.sunway.city/getting-here/
Date 06 – 08 Sept 2019
13 – 15 Sept 2019
Friday – Sunday
Time 3 – 11PM
Venue Sunway City Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Outdoor Open Air Carpark
Address Jalan Lagoon Timur (9/1), Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Organizer INVADE x Ad-nology Labs x Artbox Thailand
Admission Free Admission
Official Instagram https://www.instagram.com/Artbox_MY/
Official Facebook https://www.facebook.com/malaysia.artbox/
Official Website https://Artbox.my
Official Email Hello@artbox.my
Official Hashtag #ARTBOXMY2019
ARTBOX MALAYSIA KEY VENDORS
No Name Description Country of Origin IG / FB
1 Dum Dum Thai Drinks F&B Malaysia Instagram page
2 Saychiizu F&B Malaysia Instagram page
3 IceDEA F&B Malaysia Facebook page
4 Salmon Portion F&B Malaysia
5 Lemon Me Farm F&B Thailand Instagram page
6 Ohhoo Glass jelly F&B Thailand Instagram page
7 Barhop Barburger F&B Thailand Facebook page
8 Fox Cha Milk Tea F&B Thailand Facebook page
9 Ka-Nom-Thai F&B Thailand Facebook page
10 Singapore Laksa by PGFN F&B Singapore Facebook page
11 Moonset Retail Thailand Instagram page
12 Loma.Whale Retail Thailand Instagram page
13 The Thirty August Retail Thailand Instagram page
14 Emmi Shoes Retail Thailand Instagram page
15 Lalyl Studio Retail Thailand Instagram page
16 Lichi Official Retail Thailand Instagram page
17 Airmocks Retail Singapore Instagram page
18 ACAPFashion Retail Singapore Instagram page
19 Patti.Felli Retail Indonesia Instagram page
20 Charista Retail Indonesia Instagram page