Born 1952, Malaysia
Ismail Kadir, Malaysian, was born in 1952. He graduated from Science University of Malaysia (USM). He is the President of Kelantan Art Society, the Vice President of Association of Malaysia Art Societies, Committee Member of Kelantan State Museum Corporation, Committee Member of Malaysia Historical Society Kelantan Branch and Committee Member of Kelantan State Culture Council. He was the ex- Country Head of International Watercolour Society (IWS) Malaysia.
He exhibited works in various local and national evens for more than 20 years. He participated in many invited international exhibitions in China, United Kingdom, India, Taiwan, Singapore, Brunei, Turkey, Indonesia, Thailand and Italy. He has been represented Malaysia in several promotional events such as ‘Malaysia Week in London’, UK. He was invited to conduct art- workshops and talks on many local and international events. He has been selected as jury in many local, national and international competitions. He received several art awards on local and national level. His works are widely collected by public and private institutions such as galleries, museums, corporations and individuals.