Archive for the ‘Indonesian Painter’ Category

Biography Of Sudjana Kerton (1922-1994)

Sudjana Kerton was born 1922 in Bandung, West Java. In 1950, he was awarded with a scholarship to study in Amsterdam, Holland after which he continued his art education at the Academie de Grande Chaumiere in Paris, France. In 1952, he enrolled at the Art Students League in New York, USA and from 1962 to […]

Biography Of Awiki

Awiki was born 1961 in Surabaya (East Java), Indonesia. He studied painting from Bani Amora in Genteng and continued his study at Intermediate School Of Art (SMSR) in Yogyakarta and also at Sanggar Pajeng Art Studioa, a studio known for its adherence to realism. He held solo and group exhibitions in Indonesia, Singapore and China. […]

Biography Of Hendra Gunawan

Hendra Gunawan was born in 1918, in Bandung, West java. A remarkable man, he was not only a gifted artist, but a poet, sculptor and a political activist. In his youth, he was a student of artists like Wahdi Sumwnta and Affandi. Later in 1935, together with two other artists they formed the Kelompok Lima […]

Biography of Affandi

Well, what can i say. Some painters, paints what they see and feels. But some paint using their mind and heart. Affandi is the man behind this famous art work. This famous maestro was born in Cirbon, Jawa Barat in 1907. His work is always hunt  down by collectors all around the world . It’s […]