RC Deaf Missions Malaysia was founded in 2006 by 2 siblings – Agnes Peter and Mario Peter. Both Agnes and Mario have a natural passion for Deaf community work. Since its inception in 2006, the co-founders have been providing career opportunities to many Deaf persons. They hope to empower Deaf persons through various opportunities, and add value in influencing a change in the mindsets about the capabilities of Deaf persons.
Since 2006, we’ve had
Meet The Team
Zulaiha binti Zulkapli is our Chief Deaf Artist. She evaluates artworks and mentors Deaf artists, and explores the talents of Asian Deaf artists. She was not born Deaf but lost her hearing completely at the age of 5 and it is through art she expresses her yearnings and nostalgia of hearing the sounds of wind, water flowing and birds chirping. Zulaiaha became active in producing arts of painting at the age of 25 and her works have reached high places. Her various clients include Yang Dipertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan, Tuanku Muhriz Ibni Almarhum Tuanku Munawir and Datin Seri Paduka Marina Mahathir. She has participated in multiple international art events and has her work exhibited in many exhibitions. Read more.
Deaf Art Team
Peter Lau is Coordinator of Deaf Art Outreach Projects with us here in RCDM. He is a full time graphic designer by profession since 2001. He hails from Sarawak. He Peter has been passionate about art since the age of 11 and graduated with a diploma in Graphic Design in 2000 at PJ College of Art and Design. In 2015, Peter received a Sijil Latihan under the Nukilan Jiwaku Mentorship Programme at University Malaya. He ventures into landscape and abstract artworks and is inclined to fulfill his desire to be recognised as an artist. His painting were featured in our Deaf Art Expose in 2015 at the Curve and Deaf Expressions in 2016 at Wangsa Walk Mall. His paintings were also featured in our 2015 and 2017 calendars.