The roundup of art activities, art events and art exhibitions in and around the galleries and auction houses of Indonesia during the week starting Feb. 28, 2011
Tuesday, March 1, 7 p.m., Survey II; Edwin’s Kemang Gallery
Thursday, March 3, 7 p.m., Dinner + Auction of 25 artworks from the finalists of the Bandung Contemporary Art Awards; Ciputra Marketing Gallery
Anggun Priambodo’s artwork at the Bandung Contemporary Art Awards. He came out as the winner, snatching The Rp 100 million (US$ 9,200) cash prize.
Ego Worship by Agus Suwage
Friday, February 4, 7 p.m., Magical Point of Rocks; Indonesian National Gallery
An eclectic art tidbit: An Australian collector living in Indonesia bought from a gallery in London that was owned by an American, an artwork by a Canadian artist based in Hong Kong, whose wife was African.
The above snippet reflects our current social, political and cultural condition, wherever we may be. The international market welcomes Indonesian contemporary artists working around this theme.