WE AND I ART is an art collective of four unique differently-abled artists whose members are Haziq Izmi, Izzati Shahrin, Maria Soo, and Yuri Azzari.
They are among the differently-abled artists under the development programme towards economic empowerment project called Nukilan Jiwaku V.S.A Mentorship Programme (2014-2015), a collaboration between Maybank Foundation, Malaysian Council for Rehabilitation and University Malaya.
The talented artists share their art works of various themes and styles in paintings and other mix media.
It is in the spirit of sharing that these artists hope to draw respect and recognition towards differently-abled artists, a thriving creative community silently contributing to the creative economy of our nation.
WE AND I ART is titled as such to echo our everyday need for friends, for teamwork and inter dependence.
Presenting a collection of a decade of the artists shared pleasures and contemplation, each stroke is hard-earned as it is powerful as it sincerely thrive as visual expressions to inspire and empower others in Life.
A percentage of the proceeds from the sale of these artists’ artworks will be donated to the Malaysian Council for Rehabilitation (Majlis Pemulihan Malaysia) http://rehabmalaysia.org/