Indonesia’s Weekly Art Activities August 1 – August 7

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 August 1, 2011.

Bazaar Art Jakarta banner

Wednesday, August 3, 7 p.m., Art Fair “BAZAAR ART JAKARTA” (with over 20 art galleries); to be launched at Ritz-Carlon Ballroom, Pacific Place mall, Jakarta

Art Talks:

Thursday, August 4, 4 p.m., Art + Interior

Friday, August 5, 3 p.m., Art In Office Interior

Friday, August 5, 4:30 p.m., Art vs. Lifestyle

Friday, August 5, 7 p.m., Indonesian Paintings: How is it different from that in the rest of the world? (Speaker: Tony Godfrey)

Saturday, August 6, 2 p.m., Garin Nugroho‘s book launch

Saturday, August 6, 3:30 p.m., Designing small spaces

Saturday, August 6, 4:45 p.m., “When is the right time to invest in art? Is new media a good investment?” (Speaker: Paula Dewiyanti)

Saturday, August 6, 7 p.m., Accupunto

Thursday, August 4, 7 p.m., Amalia Kartika & Yurra Yudhistira; showing at Jakarta Art District Exhibition Hall, in Jakarta’s Grand Indonesia mall

Little Bad Bat Girl by Amalia Kartika

Thursday, August 4, 7 p.m., Y Indra Wahyu exhibition; Vanessa Art Link, Jakarta Art District, Grand Indonesia mall

Thursday, August 4, 7 p.m., Ade Darmawan, Agus Suwage, Bagus Pandega, Deden Sambas, E R, Handiwirman Saputra, Hardiman Radjab, Heri Dono, Jompet, Lie Fhung, Mella Jaarsma, Octora, Rudi Hendriatno, Septian Harriyoga, Wiyoga Muhardanto, Yani Mariani S, Yuli Prayitno; showing at Grand Indonesia East Mall (in the space formerly occupied by Harvey Nichols)
Sunday, August 7, 1 p.m., Charity Auction, organized by Srisasanti; to be held at the main Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton, Pacific Place, Jakarta
Charity Auction by Sarasati
Sunday, August 7, 1 p.m., Masterpiece Singapore Auction; Sheraton Tower, Scotts Rd, Singapore; Viewing starts Saturday 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Stairs to the Sky by Ronald Manulang