Female Artists and Art Practices in Indonesia


Female Artists and Art Practices in Indonesia

Studio 2
Performing Arts Building (Bldg 879)
20 Dodds Street


Join artists from the exhibition #Perempuan and curator Santy Saptari for a conversation about their works, female artists and art practices in Indonesia. Featuring Sally Smart (Vice Chancellor’s Fellow) and Kate Daw (Associate Professor, Head of VCA Art, Associate Director, Projects and Partnerships).

#Perempuan (woman) is a group exhibition featuring works by emerging Indonesian artists that explore current issues affecting women in Indonesia, including their visibility in public and socio-cultural role. Artists include: Arum Dayu, Erwin Windu Pranata, Meliantha Muliawan, Octora, Patricia Untario, Puri Fidhini & Etza Meisyara, Ruth Marbun, Tandia Bambang Permandi and Yaya Sung.

Image: Meliantha Muliawan, The Truth of Happy Ending (2018), ink and acrylic in resin and red thread, 1x5m


  • Associate Professor Kate Daw
    Associate Professor Kate Daw, Head of VCA Art and Associate Director, Projects and Partnerships
  •  Sally Smart
    Sally Smart, Vice Chancellor’s Fellow, Research Fellow