Indonesia’s Weekly Art Activities

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.

Thursday, March 3 – April 16, Agus Suwage; Tyler Rollins Fine Art, New York

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.