Indonesia’s Weekly Art Events March 28 – April 3

DA MAN’s fashionable roundup of art activities, art events and art exhibitions in and around the galleries and auction houses of Indonesia and beyond during the week starting March 28, 2011

Monday, March 28, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Opening Exhibition entitled Indonesian Contemporary Art; held at Art Xchange Gallery in Singapore (6 Eu Tong Sen St., No. 02-65).

Tuesday, March 29, 7:30 p.m., exhibition opening of the works of Indonesian star artist Handiwirman, held at the Indonesian National Gallery in Jakarta.

Wednesday, March 30, 7 p.m., opening of an exhibition entitled Contemporary Archeology Chapter Two featuring the works of Andre Risa Putra, Ricky Wahyudi and Rully Rahim; held at SIGIarts in the Block M area of South Jakarta.

Above image: Rangga Aditya’s Diamond Dogs (2011), one of several quirky pieces from the collection Contemporary Archeology Chapter Two at SIGIarts.

Wednesday, March 30, 7:30 p.m., opening of a curated presentation by artist Altje Ully at the Dia.lo.gue (99A Jl. Kemang Selatan, Jakarta).

Thursday, March 31, 7 p.m., opening of an exhibition of works by Irfan Winoto Dechan at Vanessa Gallery – Jakarta Art District, Grand Indonesia mall.

Thursday, March 31, 7 p.m.,  opening of an exhibition with works by artists Pinkgirlgowild, Emte, Jimi Multazam, Monica Hapsari, Ika Vantiani and Motulz, held at the PURI Gallery in  Jakarta Art District, Grand Indonesia mall.

Above image: Motulz’s A Tribute to Japan (with a hint of anti-nuke rhetoric for good measure), which will be unveiled at the PURI Gallery in  Jakarta Art District, Grand Indonesia mall.

Sunday, April 3, 12:30 p.m., Treasures Auction; Jl. Tanah Abang IV No. 23; Viewing starts Friday April 1 at 10:30 a.m. and runs until 8 p.m.

Above image: Satay Seller by Cheng Shui, to be auctioned at Treasures Auction starting April 3.