Saturday26 February 2022
3:00 pm
WARONG OLD CHINA, 144 Jalan Tun H.S. Lee

Portraits of a Diverse City

Stories on Migration in Kuala Lumpur


A Photo-zine project featuring stories of Migration in Kuala Lumpur. Allie Hill is a third generation Malaysian with ancestors who came here as migrant workers while Amin, Iranian-born, has made KL home since 2011. 

About The Speaker

Allie Hill

Graphic Designer and Writer

Allie Hill is a writer, photographer and design craftsperson that is deeply passionate about art, culture and community. A third-generation Malaysian born from ancestors who were migrant workers to Kuala Lumpur, Allie has also made her mark in London, Bangkok and Singapore.

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Photographer / Filmmaker / Storyteller

Amin is an Iranian immigrant living in Malaysia since 2011. By the end of 2012, Amin began working with refugees in a non-governmental organisation called Malaysian Social Research Institute (MSRI). Since then, Amin has been collaborating with several NGOs and rights groups in Malaysia. Aside from being a social worker, Amin is also a freelance photographer and filmmaker. He is also a member of Parastoo Theater Team – a refugee performing arts group, assisting in their productions and media activities.

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