ISA Art Sinta T7312

A House in Bali by Sinta Tantra

HIGHLIGHT on Art and Culture Exhibition: ISA Art Advisory presents “A House in Bali”, the first solo exhibition of British based Indonesian artist Sinta Tantra in Jakarta. Known for her geometric abstraction and her signature bright color palettes, Tantra’s career came into prominence from her site-specific works in the public realm – combining the disciplines of painting, design, art and architecture both inside and outside the gallery space.

Tantra’s eclectic combination of Eastern and Western culture provides her with a uniquely well-placed perspective from which to visually reinterpret McPhee’s reflections on the relationship between the abstract and the music of Gamelan through her paintings and murals. …more

GNas Wonders of Indonesia 5a

Wonders of Indonesia

HIGHLIGHT on Art and Exhibition: Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia menggelar Pameran Seni Rupa Koleksi Galeri Nasional Indonesia mulai tanggal 5 Oktober – 12 November 2017 di National Art Gallery, Palace, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Dalam acara pembukaan Wonders of Indonesia, Duta Besar Republik Indonesia di Sofia, Bulgaria, H.E. Sri Astari Rasjid di National Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria (tampak foto diatas). Perhelatan ini digelar dalam rangka Wonders of Indonesia yang digelar oleh Kedutaan Besar Republik Indonesia di Sofia, Bulgaria. …more

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Power and Other Things

HIGHLIGHT on Art and Exhibition: Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Direktorat Jenderal Kebudayaan, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan ikut meramaikan ajang Europalia Arts Festival Indonesia 2017–2018.

Pameran tersebut menampilkan karya dua perupa Indonesia yaitu Faisal Habibi (Bandung) dan Eko Prawoto (Yogyakarta). Karya Faisal berjudul “Gunungan” dipamerkan pada 17 September 2017 – 21 Januari 2018 di Festival Centre Gedung Dynasty, Brussels. …more


Ubud Writers Festival 2017

HIGHLIGHT on Art and Culture: A Colombian writer Héctor Abad Faciolince participated in the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. He shared a gastronomic talk about Latin American literature and their most recognized works, with other Latin American writers.

The Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2017 returns on Oct. 25-29 managed to attract thousands of people to come to Ubud, bringing together some of the world’s most powerful voices in a melting pot of artists, authors, thinkers and performers. The Festival is a platform for meaningful exchange and cross-cultural dialogue. …more

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9 Ruang Abstrak

HIGHLIGHT on Art and Exhibition: Galeri Nasional Indonesia bekerja sama dengan Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan— menyambut baik dan kembali memberikan dukungan atas terselenggaranya Pameran Sembilan Perupa Abstrak 2017 di Galeri Nasional Indonesia.

9 ruang abstrak adalah sebuah penandaan sekumpulan kegelisahan, dan impian serta langkah kongkrit untuk menjawabnya. Ini sebuah mata rantai terbaru dari perjalanan para pendekar abstrak yang notabene terkoneksi oleh pertalian batin dan kegelisahan bersama tentang kehadiran dan pengabdian mereka untuk merayakan hidup di alam semesta, sebuah bentuk ketakziman dan kebersyukuran melalui keseniannya. …more

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Colombian Independence Day

HIGHLIGHT on Colombian Embassy in Indonesia: Commemorating National Independence Day, presents Vallenato’s music concert by Colombian musician Eibar Gutiérrez. The Colombian Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. José Renato Salazar (picture above) sharing his speech in the opening remarks.

This event took place on July 20, 2017 at Gedung Kesenian Jakarta and dedicated to Indonesian officials, especially to the Minister of Agriculture H.E. Amran Sulaiman was also present, diplomatic corps and community of Colombians in the city of Jakarta. …more

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Natee Utarit

HIGHLIGHT on Contemporary Art & Exhibition: Entitled Optimism Is Ridiculous: The Altarpieces, which began in 2012 and have been featured in various galleries in Asia. Richard Koh Fine Art (RKFA) in collaboration with National Gallery of Indonesia present the exhibition of contemporary Thai painter, Natee Utarit.

The Altarpieces is Utarit’s critique of Western modernism. It is a satire of modernism and capitalism, and tells of its seduction of local customs and traditions. Consisting of a total of 12 works, these works are composed of multiple panels forming a diptych, triptych, or polyptych, following the tradition of classical religious paintings with elaborate frames and settings. …more