• Equator College 3D Typography
  • NPYD 2015
  • Equator Art13 Fashion Show at Gurney Paragon Mall
  • Equator Art13 Fashion Show at Gurney Paragon Mall
  • Xue Kai 001 SS 2016 Fashion Show at Gurney Paragon Mall
  • Star Education Fair 2015
  • Equator Convocation 2014, Jen Hotel Penang
  • Maya 3D Modelling - Ship
  • Dare to Dream Fashion Show 2015

    by 11 fashion design students on 12/4/15 at Gurney Plaza, Penang

  • Degree Scholarship

    Degree Scholarship

    Fashion design graduate Tio Mi Qun is awarded scholarship from Equator College - University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

Artspace 128 Graduation Showcase 2015

Artspace Graduation Showcase for Class 128

Mark your calender! Yes it's that time of the year again. You are invited to view the art work which will be on display from 4th August - 6th September 2015 from 11.00a.m to 9.00p.m.
Developers, architects, creative industry companies can also arrange on-the-spot interviews with the graduating students during this graduation showcase.
Don't forget to like ArtSpace Official Page to keep up with their latest artwork and news!

Colour Carnival 2015 by Student Council

From time to time the SRC organised fun events welcoming the new students. The month of August, they celebrated Colour Carnival in Penang-style by having Laksa, Western meals, Oriental meals, Popcorn, Games and Prizes to try your luck. The Leith Street heritage buildings offered live music band performances to chillout throughout the day. It was a well deserved, relaxing and fun Saturday for all students and public to enjoy.

Batch 158 New Students

Welcome Class of 158

Welcome and congratulations on your acceptance to the Equator College. It's the first day today for our new intake students! Some are shy while some clicked really well with their new friends. Most importantly all of them are excited to start their journey here.

Visiting Lecturers from Griffith University

We are honored to have them back again Associate Professor Donal, Lucinda and Chris on our campus. Scholar of international market and design will share their academic expertise and personal experience, that will benefit both institutions and students.
Griffith Univerity is welcoming Equator graduates to apply into their 2nd year degree programme (credit transfer). Find out more about university, travel, student life, accommodation at www.griffith.edu.au

Beauty and Grotesque Exhibition

Beauty and Grotesque Art Exhibition

Weirdly sexual and visually examining the nature of truth; meet the 11 Fine Art alumni and students deconstructing the beauty from their paintings.
The group exhibition by 11 inspiring artists were Cheang Chie Hoay, Tey Pheng Pin, Wong Joo Yee, Leow Xu Jia, Ang Ee Lyn, Sharifah Nadhirah, Lim Czen Yee, Ang Bee Ching, Lee Siew Wen, Ho Su San and Lee Sydney.
Meet them at Gehrig Art Gallery, 51 Stewart Lane, George Town, Penang on Saturday 25th July 7.00pm. As food and refreashment will be served, please RSVP 04-2612261.
The exhibition showcase start from 25th July till 1st August 2015, 10:00am to 6:00pm daily.

Hytai University Exchange Students 2015

Exchange Students Program from Thailand

An exciting months for 19 Thai students, they Study Hard & Play Hard! The students have the opportunity to study at Equator College, Penang.
Beside participating in Design & Animation classes, they explored our richness in arts & heritage, culture, warm hospitality, food and seaside. We hope all the Thai exchange students had a great and memorable time at Equator College. All the best and hope to see you soon!

  • Pro Raymond Quek

Design Talk by Professor Raymond Quek

A design talk session by Pro Raymond Quek, Head of the Leicester School of Architecture, De Montfort University, Leicester UK on "Graphic Novels and the thematics of redemption in Architecture and the City" for Architectural Departmnet.

  • Mr Kim Wong Revit Architect
  • Mr Kim Wong

Speed & Effiency in Revit

Equator College is honoured to invite Mr.Kim Wong. A Revit Architect and BIM Manager to present the full potential and implementation of the advance software that started from concept, design until manage the project in Interior and Architecture Design

"走走畫畫喬治市 See it, Sketch it - Sketching Georgetown"

Thank you everyone for participating the urban sketching and artist sharing session in the evening. It was a great pleasure working together with famous artists such as Khoo Cheang Jin, Chong Hon Fatt, and Ch'ng Kiah Kiean. Their passion and commitment towards art has achieved a great height in sharing and developing the community with the same passion. Not to mention our main organiser of the events were China Press, Mr.Goh and Eu Yan Sang represented by Mr.Tang.
The exhibition last for 2 days, started from 6 to 7 July from 9am - 6pm daily at Leith Street Gallery. Free Entrance & Parking! For more information and collection of artworks, please contact us at Leith Street Campus Tel:04-2615 116.

The Mystical Art of Marrakech Workshop at Gurney Plaza

A fun session in the Mystical Art of Marrakech workshop where we guide you on how to embellish motif table lamp and weaving handphone pouch! Just in time to celebrate this coming Hari Raya! In collaboration with Gurney Plaza.

Congratulations to our Newly Elected Student Council 2015

Today's 17 students sworn in the Student Representative Council (SRC) Office. Our newly elected officers were Por Shi Wei (President), Ang Chun Kiat (Vice President), Lim Hui Chyi (Secretary) and Lee Yong Jin (Treasurer).

Model Making Competition 2015

Penang Green Carnival - Model Making Competition 2015

Congratulations to our Equatorian who have participated in the Penang Green Carnival - Model Making Competition 2015!
The winners are Por Shi Wei & Ang Phei Fang, and the third prize goes to Lim Wei Shen & Bong Kian Nen.
Linked to The Star news article.

Live Demo by Khoo Cheang Jin

Today's live demonstration and sharing session for Batch 153 new students by local famous artist Mr. Khoo Cheang Jin. The streetscape with old buildings and unique Architecture has always been his subject for painting. During the demo, Cheang Jin shared his approach in skecthing and watercolour painting and encouraged new students to go out into nature to paint field studies and then create their works inspired by the atmospheric, memories and imagination.
今天星期二的早上,我们很幸运地邀请到本地著名画家,邱昌仁先生,与新生们分享他精彩的艺术人生。和蔼可亲的他,也在现场示范水彩画。

"Design with Heart" NPYDA 2015 Official Launching

Improving functionality, enhancing experiences and transforming lives is the core ethos of "Design With Heart", selected as this year's theme at the Nippon Paint Young Designer Award. "Design With Heart" aims to be the catalyst that spurs young interior designers and architects to ideate concepts that infuse convenience, practicality and purpose into our living, working and leisure spaces.
During the official launching, alumni Ms Fendarie Su quoted before she end her presentation "When you are doing design, try to live in the design. We live in design. Give emotion to your design, bring soul to the space".
Equator College is honoured to be invited to the official launching for this year's NPYDA. Contest details, entry kit and submission deadline can be found at www.youngdesigneraward.com.my

Congratulations Everyone!

Congratulations to our Equatorian who have participated in the Pulau Tikus Logo & Theme Design Contest 2015!

We would like to thank YB Yap Soo Huey for the wonderful collaboration together with Ken Ray Communications Sdn Bhd.
The winners of Open Category goes to Mr.Lim Tiong Jin with RM5000, and Sin Boon Seang, student from Equator College for winning RM3000 in the Student Category!

Equator Concept Gallery 2.0 @ Gurney Plaza

Visit us at Gurney Plaza Penang, New Wing Ground Floor next to Aldo from 1st till 17th May 2015 to find out how you can begin your creative journey!

We would like to thank Gurney Plaza for giving us this great opportunity to showcase our students' work. June/August 2015 intake registration is ongoing. Visit us at Gurney Plaza / Leith Street Campus / Amoy Lane Campus to find out more!

Aden Yong - Penang Fashion Week 2015

Aden Yong Fashion Show 2016 Collection

A successful home grown and alumni began his own design label in 2010, with his vision to create dresses that are both elegant and luxurious. Tonight his couture exclusive gowns stole the evening spotlights at the Penang Fashion Week.
The showcase was amazing that people left that night inspired, impressed, and proud of all that you and your team accomplishing. Congratulations and all the best wishes from Equator.

  • Penang Fashion Week 2015 - Art13 Fashion Show

ART13 Fashion Show @ Gurney Paragon

Join us for an exclusive session of dapper and chic elegance at the 'ART13 Fashion Show', in conjunction with Penang Fashion Week. Based off the theme 'ART13', this show highlights the latest designs from 13 Equator Fashion students all for your viewing pleasure.

Penang Fashion Week 2015 - Xue Kai 001 SS 2016 Fashion Show

Xue Kai 001 SS 2016 Fashion Show

Famed by his Sakura Collection 2014, alumni Lim Syer Kai dedicated his Avant Garde collection of Xue Kai 001 Spring/Summer 2016 unveiled during the Penang Fashion Week 2015 Festival. He explored the ideas of form & shape - modifying the pattern structure and monochromatic colors with suit, pants and long dress. Can't wait for his next up coming collection.

Pulau Tikus Logo Design Competition

Pulau Tikus Logo Design Competition Exhibition at Gurney Plaza

The Pulau Tikus Logo & Theme Design Exhibition of 110 entries were held at Gurney Plaza, Ground Floor New Wing from 18th - 8th May 2015.
The grand Award Ceremony will be held at Balai Rakyat Jalan Cantonment, Pulau Tikus (next to Maybank) on Saturday, 9th May 2015, 6.00pm - 8.00pm. Stay tuned!

Penang Fashion Week 2015 - Dare to Dream Fashion Show at Gurney Plaza

Dare to Dream Fashion Show, Workshop & Exhibition

We had a great time at the "DARE TO DREAM" Penang Fashion Week, The line-up activities included fashion workshop learning how to get trendy with Flip-Flips. An unique fashion exhibition "Art to Wear" by the emerging and talented fashion design students, included the recent Mercedes-Benz STYLO Fashion Grand Prix Malaysia 2015 Competition finalists students Heah Hui Xuan and Lim Yee Hooi creation.
Unforgettable Sunday night experience with 11 young emerging fashion designers send their projects down the runway, you will soon obsess.
Our most heartfelt thanks to Gurney Plaza and Fipper Malaysia collaboration, the wonderful students, models, and last but not least our ever-supportive audience!

  • VA VA VOOM Graduation Showcase 2015

VA VA VOOM Graduation Showcase 2015

VA VA VOOM Graduation Showcase features works by 58 graduates in their selected field, namely Graphic and Multimedia Design, Interior Design, Architectural, Fine Art and Fashion Design Technology.
The graduates are eager to expose their creativity and talent to all, hence everyone is invited to the showcase at Penang Times Square, Entertainment City Ground Floor from 10am - 9pm. The opening ceremony is on 27th March 15 (11am). Admission is Free.
For more details, please visit VA VA VOOM Facebook or call 04-2615116 / 2281315

  • Mercedes-Benz STYLO Fashion Grand Prix 2015

Mercedes-Benz STYLO Fashion Grand Prix Competition 2015

We are so proud of both bright fashion students Heah Hui Xuan and Lim Yee Hooi whom have successfully emerged as the finalists in the STYLO Fashion Grand Prix Malaysia Competition in KL recently.

  • Mercedes-Benz STYLO Fashion Grand Prix 2015

Mercedes-Benz STYLO Fashion Grand Prix Media Conference

Our heartiest congratulations to both bright fashion students, Heah Hui Xuan and Lim Yee Hooi whom have successfully emerged as the finalists in the STYLO Fashion Grand Prix Malaysia Competition. They both joined Equator in year 2014 and have already marked their names in the fame industry.
Let's wish them all the best for the final round and give them our greatest support!

education fair 2015

Meet Us in Your Hometown this March 2015

The College representatives will be in Ipoh, Alor Setar and Penang on 10, 13, 21 & 22 March 2015. Visit us at this location for more information. Also find out more on Equator's Art & Design Scholarship and Financial Aids for deserving students.

  • - 04/3 Taiping - Legend Inn Hotel from 12pm - 5pm
  • - 10/3 Ipoh - Syuen Hotel from 12pm - 6pm
  • - 13/3 Alor Setar - Holiday Villa City Center from 12pm - 6pm
  • - 21 & 22/3 Penang - SPICE (PISA), Bayan Baru from 11am - 7pm, Booth No.H18 - H23, Arena (Level 2)

Earth Day 2015

Make a Difference on Earth Day!

What can you make from egg cartons? An initiates project and public service activity to celebrate Earth Day!
This event is organised by Gurney Plaza, Penang

Penang Fashion Week 2015

Penang Fashion Week 2015 Press Conference

We are honored to take part in the Penang Fashion Week 2015 event. This extravagant event is a good platform to showcase renown Penangite designers latest collection from casual wear to high fashion. The event is organised by Gurney Paragon and endorsed by Penang State Tourism.

Wall Art Competition 2015

Congratulations to our Fine Art students for winning the first ever Art At The U | Open Competition 2015! The students, Tan Jia Xuan won 2nd prize(left) and Ang Bee Ching won 4th prize(right), each walked away with cash prizes of MYR4,000 and MYR2,000 respectively. The event was organised by U Hotel, Penang.

Yu Cai Foundation Logo Competition 2015

Yu Cai Foundation Logo Competition 2015

Congratulations to two of our students -- Cheah Kok Hui who won 1st runner up and Chwung Jye Lan who won 2nd runner up in the Yu Cai Foundation Logo Design Competition at KLCC.

Equator Concept Gallery @ Gurney Plaza

Visit us at Gurney Plaza Penang, New Wing Ground Floor next to Aldo from 5th till 31st January 2015 to find out how you can begin your creative journey!
We have workshop line-up for every week including 'How to draw Marvel/DC Comic Characters', Red Packet Designing', Fashion Designing, Oil Painting Demonstration, Live Sculpting and many more.. Book your seat now!

We would like to thank Gurney Plaza for giving us this great opportunity to showcase our students' work. Through our workshops and live demonstrations, we've came across so many creative individuals of different ages, schools, and locations.
March 2015 intake registration is ongoing. Visit us at Leith Street Campus / Amoy Lane Campus to find out more!

Are you going to be the next movie star!

Production team of "The Journey", Woohoo Pictures is coming up with a whole new movie "OlaBola". It's a movie about Football connects love back in 1970s n 1980s. Currently we are still on the production stage of searching potential leading male actor. What are you waiting for? Join the Audition at Amoy Lane Campus this Wednesday, 14-1-15 (10am-3pm).

《OlaBola》男主角会是你吗? 由最高票房大馬電影 《一路有你》原班制作團隊打造,全民導演周青元(Chiu導)領軍的全新足球電影計劃­《OlaBola》试镜活动再次来到槟城宝岛。今次更与檳城赤道藝術学院合作举办公开试镜活动,只要符合以下条件都欢迎参与。还等什么,因为你可能就是下一位全民偶像!