Hasnul J Saidon @ Kebun Jiwa Halus

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Associate Professor
Location Gelugor, Penang, Malaysia
Introduction Hasnul is an Assoc. Professor of media arts at USM. He was involved in designing pioneering programs in UNIMAS, UMS & USM, including final year showcases such as CIPTA & RINTIS; curating milestone exhibitions such as the 1st. Electronic Art Show & HYPErview (1997), Takung (2004); & co-founding E-Art ASEAN Online (2000). He has contributed to the local art & academic scenes under various capacities such as a programme head, deputy dean, museum director, board member, chief jury, curator, external examiner and curriculum advisor. Hasnul has curated 30 local exhibitions and  engaged in 18 research projects since 1996. He has written about 24 books, presented and published about 25 papers and articles in books internationally. Since 1989, Hasnul has participated in 60 local group exhibitions and 22 international group exhibitions. His video art has been screened at 16 international video art festivals. Throughout his creative career, he has won 8 international and 13 local art awards. His current research is on tradition through the language of quantum physics & new media. His current works are H3RO, gemaBELAS, DidikJiwaHalus, ROH, KITA & RumahTokCu.
Interests Heart-based living and being, Love & Compassion, Wellness, Higher Mind (Mindfulness), Islamic Visual Tradition, Eastern cosmology, Consciousness, Mind Studies, Neuroscience, Quantum Physics, Trans-media practice, Art & Science convergence.