Artist Studios

Abdul Shakir

Abdul Shakir (also known as ‘Grasshopper’) is a multidisciplinary multimedia artist and one of the co-founders of Filamen, which focuses on projection mapping, light installation and interactive installation projects. Shakir has worked in post-production and production agencies, and has done various projects related to design and art: graphic design, motion graphics, projection mapping and interactive installation. His projects have gone beyond Malaysia and reached an international level, displaying his works in China, Hong Kong, Spain, and the USA. Some of the notable platforms in which he has shown his work are LAMPU Festival, Urbanscapes Art Festival, Rainforest in the City, and George Town Festival.
Sketches on composition for final output


Compositing I’ve taken a lot of inspiration from the traditional local wood carving to for the composition of the final piece. I would like to

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Stills of rendering from work in progress render

Work in progress

Work in progress As the residency coming to the end, we all rushing out to produce our final output. Here is some of the screenshots

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Screenshot of Adobe After Effects for work in progress

My process

My process I wanted to share more about how do I create my work and after the group critics session I felt there is more

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A vibrant iridescent color 3D & 2D art composition on black background in a shape of South East Asia Tree of Life.

Budi 02

Visual composition test Here some update on my latest progress, I did some test on visual composition from the previous Pohon Budi proposal that I

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A screenshot of Paper application on iPad, with sketches by Grasshopper

Digital Sketches

Digital Sketches Some update on my work in progress for the final output for this residency. During the group critics session both Liz and Celina

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