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Young Curator’s Forum, An Effort in Expanding Discourse and Regeneration

The Indonesian art sphere is still regarded as lacking curatorial infrastructure that is crucial in supporting the development of art. Compared with the position of the artist, curatorial work in the Indonesian art world is currently remains in its early stages. A regeneration of curators is needed to balance out artistic production and the...

GREY Exhibition – When Art Faces Uncertainty

Heridono, Main Bola (Soccer) Talenta Organizer, art management and art event organizer – set up an art exhibition titled Grey, as a continuation from the previous exhibition of Orientasi 20+ (Jogya Living Artists) in December 2012. Grey is organized in one of the biggest shopping mall in Central Jakarta – Grand Indonesia Shopping Town, 13...

It is Love that creates art…

In a state of heart and mind whereby a painter sees more clearly and loves more deeply, then by means of painting he rescues those fleeting moments, making them permanent. Just as each brush strokes the canvas and just as each wood crafted into curves, the love stays immortal as a divine expression in...

Interfere the Relation between Man and Nature through Concepts

Twelve artists play between the domain of arts and science at the Beast/Bloom for Thee: Biota Etc, Canna Gallery English Statesman and poet, Robert Bulwer-Lytton, said art and science have their meeting point in method. It is from here that we can find Leonardo Da Vinci’s excellence, who according to American computer expert, Ben Shneiderman,...

Is there a Future for Glass Painting from Cirebon

Once sacred, now glass painting from Cirebon is considered as nothing more than cheap craft. Bentara Budaya Jakarta (BBJ) organized the exhibition “Cultural Heritage, Wangsa Cerbon-Dermayu” on 13-23 June 2013, which showed masks, pottery, batik, wayang, and glass painting. Its historical background shows that the glass painting of Cerbon and Dermayu was initially meant for...