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Studio Howard

Armenia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
+60 4-251 9463
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Well worth a visit for local art and beautiful local photo art.

We had noticed and loved the photo art by Howard which decorates the hallways of the 'E & O' Hotel... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
mncpether
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Auckland, New Zealand
Expensive, but THE place for art souvenirs

We stumbled across Howard's shop while walking around Georgetown looking at the street art. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Rosie R
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  • Average11%
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Armenia Street, George Town, Penang Island 10200, Malaysia
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+60 4-251 9463

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had noticed and loved the photo art by Howard which decorates the hallways of the 'E & O' Hotel. The hotel sells some of his work but it is actually worth the effort to visit either his studio shop or outlet shop in Georgetown...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stumbled across Howard's shop while walking around Georgetown looking at the street art. Lots of the art focuses on the beautiful and colourful house/shop fronts. There's cards, pictures, books and little presents, which are all on the pricey side (dare I say even for...More

1  Thank Rosie R
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This place is good if you want to bring home something to remember your trip to Penang. This shop curates made in Penang art and products.

1  Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

in Penang i love this small shop they proposed amazing beautiful penang heritage building pictures and lot of more things they promote some local artiste it s a place with soul!

1  Thank ksarman
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This studio features beautiful art–stained glass, painting, photographs–some of them are of Penang. Would love to take some home... the price is a little steep tho' :-(

1  Thank brommie-diver
Reviewed 14 August 2016

There's quite a lot of stuff in this shop, but there's the feel of being a place that's aiming for the tourist dollar and yet misses the mark. The artwork is unexciting. So is the jewellery upstairs. There was a good selection of books. Other...More

1  Thank Alexander6011
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

What a photographer!! Love all his photos and the creating artwork.Also a small collection of vintage products for sale as well.

1  Thank Teo-Dad
Reviewed 20 July 2016

If you looking for more than just a souvenir of your time in Georgetown visit Studio Howard for an enormous range of gorgeous photographs of the old city, and well as contemporary local art and crafts. We bought a couple of photographs for what we...More

1  Thank Greg H
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Located on Jalan Masjid Kalitan Keling, this is a showcase of the artist, Howard Tan's works. There are 2 Studio Howards on this street, a small shop as well as the bigger one in a 3 storey building. Along with his photography works, there is...More

1  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We went to look for the studio at its old location in Stewart Street only to find it had moved. At the moment only the ground floor section is open, selling beautiful photos which look more like old water colours, but I believe there are...More

1  Thank travellerin2013
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