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Eko Nugroho1977 -

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What I Plant Grows Wilder Than What You Plant
title: What I Plant Grows Wilder Than What You Plant
size: h280x153cm
medium: Embroidery
date: 2019
Repeating Destiny
title: Repeating Destiny
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2019
price: ASK
Hey Economy, Do Your Magic
title: Hey Economy, Do Your Magic
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2018
price: ASK
Nowhere to Nowhere
title: Nowhere to Nowhere
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2018
price: ASK
Hanging All Dream
title: Hanging All Dream
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
price: ASK
Nowhere is My Destination
title: Nowhere is My Destination
size: 182 x 88 x 78 cm
medium: Fiberglass, embroidered painting, plastic flower, plastic chain, buffalo skin
date: 2019
price: ASK

  • What I Plant Grows Wilder Than What You Plant
  • Repeating Destiny
  • Hey Economy, Do Your Magic
  • Nowhere to Nowhere
  • Hanging All Dream
  • Nowhere is My Destination

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Eko Nugroho1977 -

Born in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. One of the most acclaimed Indonesian artists. He creates wall paintings and drawings in collaboration with other media such as books, comics and video animations. He also produces artworks under the theme of social issues based upon his engagement with student movement in late 1990s. He has run his solo exhibitions and presented artworks at Singapore Tyler Print Institute (Singapore, 2013), Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma (Helsinki, Finland, 2008), and Artoteek (Den Haag, the Netherland, 2005). He has also participated in Lyon Biennale (France, 2013) and The 55th Venice Art Biennale (Italy, 2013). Participated in Lyon Biennale (France, 2013) and Venice Art Biennale (Italy, 2013).

Biography
1977 Born in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
1993 – 1997, High School for Fine Arts (SMSR) Yogyakarta
1997 – 2006, Painting Department, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta
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Solo Exhibitions
2018“PLASTIC DEMOCRACY”, Arndt Art Agency, Berlin
2017“SEMELAH”, Asia Society (Commission Project), New York, USA
2016“UH-OH UH-OH UH-OH (THE WORLD COMPLAINING)”, Arario Gallery Shanghai, China
“LOT LOST”, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sidney, Australia.
2015“LANDSCAPE ANOMALY”, Salihara Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2013“WE ARE CONCERN ABOUT NOTHING”, Arario Gallery, Seoul, Korea
“WE ARE WHAT WE MASK”, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore
2012“THREAT AS A FLAVOUR”, Arndt Fine Art Gallery, Berlin, Germany
“TEMOIN HYBRIDE”, Musee d’Art Moderne Paris, France
2011“THIS REPUBLIC NEED MORE SEMELEH”, Ark Galerie, Jakarta, Indonesia
2009“SOLO EXHIBITION OF EKO NUGROHO”, Galerie Nouvelles Image, Den Haag, The Netherlands
“UNDER THE SHADOW”, Pekin Fine Art, Beijing, China
“IN THE NAME OF PATING TLECEK”, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia.
“HIDDEN VIOLENCE”, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
2008“MULTICRISIS IS DELICIOUS”, Semarang Gallery, Semarang, Indonesia,
“THE PLEASURES OF CHAOS” Ark gallery, Jakarta,
2007“IN WONDERLAND” Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur,
2006“MERDEKA ATOE SMS”, Toimoi, Jakarta,
2005“SORRY I AM LATE TO CELEBRATE”, Artnivora Gallery, Jakarta,
“EKO NUGROHO”, Artoteek, Den Haag, Netherland
2004“WELCOME BACK MAYONAISE”, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2003“FIGHT ME”, Via-via cafe, Yogyakarta
2002“BERCEROBONG” (Like A chimney) Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta
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Group Exhibitions
2019“Setouchi Triennale 2019”, Ibukijima Japan
2018“IN SEARCH OF SOUTHEAST ASIA THROUGH M+ COLLECTIONS”, M+ Museum, Hong Kong
“ARTJOG11: ENLIGHTENMENT”, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
“ART FROM THE STREET”, Art Science Museum, Singapore.
2017“MATERIAL CONNECTION”, Jane Lombard Gallery, New York, USA
“INSTANT REPLY: ARNDT SINGAPORE’S HIGHLIGHTS FROM SOUTHEAST ASIA”, ARNDT Fine Art, Singapore
“IMAGINARIUM: TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH”, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
“LUTHER AND THE AVANTGARDE – CONTEMPORARY ART IN WITTENBERG BERLIN AND KASSEL”, Wittenberg Old Prison. Germany
“SUZU 2017: OKU-NOTO TRIENNALE”, Suzu-shi, Ishikawa, Japan
“TRIENAL SENI PATUNG INDONESIA #3: SKALA”, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
2016“LOVE ME IN MY BATIK: MODERN BATIK ART FROM MALAYSIA AND BEYOND”, Ilham Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
“ARTJOG9: UNIVERSAL INFLUENCE”, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“CONCEPT CONTEXT CONTESTATION: ART AND THE COLLECTIVE IN SOUTHEAST ASIA”, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“OZ ASIA FESTIVAL”, Art Gallery of South Asia, Adelaide, Australia
2015“ENCOUNTERS PROJECT”, Art Basel Hong Kong,
“TAPISSERIE? DE PICASSO A MESSAGER”, Musees d’Angers, France
“ARTJOG8: INFINITY IN FLUX”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta
“ROOT: INDONESIAN CONTEMPORARY ART”, Frankfurter Kuntstverein, Kunst Museum, Frankfurt, Germany.
2014“10th GWANGJU BIENNALE: BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE”, Gwangju, South Korea.
“INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART AND DESIGN”, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2013“JOGJA BIENALE: EQUATOR #2”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“JAKARTA BIENALE: SIASAT”, Jakarta, Indonesia
“SIP! INDONESIAN ART TODAY. The past three generations of Indonesian Contemporary Art”, ARNDT Gallery, Singapore / Germany
“CALIFORNIA PACIFIC TRIENALE”, Orange County Museum of Art, USA
“INDONESIA PAVILION FOR VENICE BIENALE: SAKTI”, Venice, Italy
2012“ARTJOG12”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“NEGARI NGAYOGYAKARTA HADININGRAT”, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“FANTASY ISLANDS”, Louis Vuitton Singapore
“MIGRATION”, Museum Art Contemporary, Sidney, Australia
“RALLY: CONTEMPORARY INDONESIAN ART, JOMPET KUSWIDANANTO & EKO NUGROHO”, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
2011“BEYOND THE EAST”, MACRO (Rome Museum of Contemporary Art), Rome, Italy
“TRANSFIGURATION & CONTEMPORARY MYTHOLOGIES”, Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton, Paris, France
“CLOSING THE GAP: INDONESIA ART TODAY”, Melbourne International Fine Art, Melbourne, Australia. Curated by Bryan Collie, Mikala Tai, Anita Archer, Santy Saptari.
“THE ALLEY OF A CITY NAMED JOGJA”, Primo Morella Art Gallery, Milano, Italy. Curated by Jim Supangkat.
“DECOMPRESSION #10: Ruang Rupa Anniversary”, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
2010“SOUTHEAST ASIA CONTEMPORARY ART”, Arario Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
“NI 50 JAR, part 1”, Galerie Nouvelles Image, Den Haag, The Netherlands
“CONTEMPORANEITY”, MOCA Shanghai, China.
“HEAT WAVE”, Lombard Freid Projects, New York, USA.
“THE COMICAL BROTHERS”, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
“LIHAT! VIDEO ART FROM INDONESIA”, Galería Jesús Gallardo, Leon Mexico.
2009“BIENNALE JOGJA X: JOGJA JAMMING”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
“CREAM” International Festival for Arts and Media Yokohama, Japan
“LYON BIENNALE X: THE SPECTACLE OF THE EVERY DAY”, Lyon, France.
“BEYOND THE DUTCH”, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands
“TALES FROM WOUNDED-LAND”, Tyler Rollins Fine Art, New York, USA
“DORODORO, DORON!”, Hiroshima Contemporary Art Museum, Hiroshima, Japan
“FLUID ZONES”, Jakarta Biennale 2009, Grand Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2008“MASK/GEMASKERD”, Heden, Den Haag, The Netherlands
“EXPENDITURE” Busan Biennale 2008, Busan, South Korea.
“DARI PENJARA KE PIGURA”, Salihara Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
“MANIFESTO”, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia
“SOMETHING FROM NOTHING”, Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA
2007“GEOPOLITICAL OF ANIMATION”, The Andalusian Centre of Contemporary Art, Sevilla, Spain.
“MILITIA” OK Video, National Gallery, Jakarta.
“100 TAHUN AFANDI”, Gedung Arsip Nasional Jakarta.
“THE PAST THE FORGOTTEN TIMES”: Six Indonesian Artist Interpret Indonesian History,”Traveling Exhibition: Artoteek , The Hague, Netherlands; Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta; Erasmus Huis, Jakarta; Yaitu Gallery, Semarang; Bliz Art, Shanghai- Fringe Festival, Singapore.
“WIND FROM THE EAST”, KIASMA Museum of Contemporary, Helsinki, Finland.
2006“ASIA PACIFIC TRIENNALE 5” Queensland Art Gallery, Australia.
“DIRTY YOGA”, Taipei Biennale, Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taiwan.
2005“SUB / VERSION”, OK Video, National Gallery, Jakarta.
“SPACES AND SHADOWS: CONTEMPORARY ART FROM SOUTH EAST ASIA”, HKW, Berlin, Germany.
“THREE YOUNG CONTEMPORARY”, Valentine Willie Gallery, Malaysia.
“BALI ART BIENNALE”, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
2004“MOVE ON ASIA”, Animation and Single Channel Video Art Festival, Remo Gallery, Osaka, Japan.
“REFORMASI”, Contemporary Indonesian Artist Post 1998, Sculpture Square, Singapore.
“HAVE WE MET”, The Japan Foundation Forum, Tokyo, Japan.
“EQUATORIAL HEAT”, Sichuan Museum, Cina.
2003“COUNTRYBUTION”, Yogyakarta Biennale, Taman Budaya, Yogyakarta.
“OK VIDEO”, National Gallery, Jakarta.
“EXPLORING VACUUM”, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta.
2002“TALI IKAT”, Fiber Connections, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta.
“SAMA-SAMA”, City Mural Project Flyover, Yogyakarta.
2001“GELART”, Gelaran Budaya, Yogyakarta.
“KABINET KOMIK INDIE” Gelaran Budaya, Yogyakarta.
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Awards
2017 Indonesia’s Influential Person in Creative Industry (Visual Art) by Idea Fest x Samsung Galaxy Note 8
2013 Power 100 A ranked list of the contemporary artworld’s most powerful figures by ArtReview
2013 Icon of tHe Year 2013 in Art and Culture, Gatra Magazine, Indonesia
2010 Best Illustration Kompas Short Stories 2009
2008 Academy Art Award for Emerging Artist, Indonesian Institute of Arts
2005 Best Artists of the Year, Tempo magazine

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What I Plant Grows Wilder Than What You Plant
title: What I Plant Grows Wilder Than What You Plant
size: h280x153cm
medium: Embroidery
date: 2019
Repeating Destiny
title: Repeating Destiny
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2019
price: ASK
Hey Economy, Do Your Magic
title: Hey Economy, Do Your Magic
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2018
price: ASK
Nowhere to Nowhere
title: Nowhere to Nowhere
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
date: 2018
price: ASK
Hanging All Dream
title: Hanging All Dream
size: 200 x 150 cm
medium: ecoline on paper
price: ASK
Nowhere is My Destination
title: Nowhere is My Destination
size: 182 x 88 x 78 cm
medium: Fiberglass, embroidered painting, plastic flower, plastic chain, buffalo skin
date: 2019
price: ASK

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