Indonesia’s Weekly Art Activities July 18 – July 22

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 July 18, 2011.

Nicola Code 09 by Federico Tomasi

Monday to Friday, July 18 to 22, Video Vortex #7 (Classes, Presentation, Workshop, Seminar, Discussion, etc) with International Video Artists from Germany, Holland, Turkey, Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, etc); to be held at IVAA, Yogyakarta; For more information visit their website.

Tuesday, July 19, 7 p.m., Art Talk with Federico Tomasi whose works were chosen for the Italian Pavilion at this year’s Venice Biennale) and Alia Swastika; to be held at Instituto Italiano di Cultura, Menteng, Jakarta.

Thursday, July 21, 7 p.m., Sawen Awak Cross-Culture of Balinese and Foreign Contemporary Artists; showing at Tonyraka, Jakarta Art District

Thursday, July 21, 7:30 p.m., Wang Xiao Qing; exhibited at Vanessa Art Link, Jakarta Art District

Friday, July 22, Art Discussion “From Biennale to Art Fair: Indonesian Art in the Global Forum”; 1:15 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.

Speakers: J. Ariadhitya Pramuhendra (artist), Radi Arwinda (artist), Wiyoga Muhardanto (artist); Moderator: Heru Hikayat;

2:50 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Speakers: Amir Sidharta (art writer, founder of Sidharta Auction), Deddy Irianto (founder of Langgeng Art Foundation), Agung Hujatnikajennong (Selasar Sunaryo Art Space curator), Moderator: Aminudin TH Siregar; to be held at PLATFORM3, Jl. Cigadung Raya Barat No. 2, Bandung

Sunday, July 24, 2 p.m., Sidharta Auction; showing at Kemang Village; Viewing starts Thursday 11 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Some of the artwork to be exhibited at Sidharta Auction