Amy Peskett landed her first gig only months after graduating. Following this, her work, which can only be regarded as ultramodern while still alluding to the past, drew the attention of the internet world and some major players in the fashion industry.
Would these women have been given the right tools to unlock their fullest potential had they remained in Malaysia?
This article is in collaboration with Dispersant Art Collective 2021.
“Art is not what you see but what you make others see” — Edgar Degas Sultan’s work centers around identity and staying true to her Malaysian Muslim roots. Taking control of her narrative, Sultan shares her discoveries and stories through challenging social norms, pushing boundaries, and nostalgic installations. From talks about identity to challenging societal…