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FX Harsono a
FX Harsono b
FX Harsono e
FX Harsono f
FX Harsono d
FX Harsono c



1949 Blitar (east Java), Indonesia.



1969-’74 studied painting at STSRI ‘ASRI’, Jogyakarta (Indonesia), 1987-’91 at IKJ (Jakarta Art Institute). 2005 - now, lecturer, the Faculty of Art and Design, Pelita Harapan University, Tangerang (west Java). Lives and works in Jakarta (Indonesia).   

Solo Exhibitions 


Things Happen When We Remember / Kita Ingat Maka Terjadilah, Selasar Sunaryo Art Space, Bandung, Indonesia



“what we have here perceived as truth we shall some day encounter as beauty” Jogja Nasional Museum, Jogyakarta                           



Writing In The Rain, Tyler Rollins, New York, United State of America



FX Harsono: Testimonies, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

Re:petisi/posisi, Langgeng Art Foundation, Jogyakarta



The Erased Time, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta



Surviving Memories, Vanessa Art Link, Beijing, China



Aftertaste, Koong Gallery, Jakarta



Titik Nyeri/ Point of Pain, Langgeng Icon Gallery, Jakarta 



Mediamor(e)phosa, Puri Galllery, Malang, Indonesia 



Displaced, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta               

Displaced, Cemeti Art House, Jogyakarta 



Victim, Cemeti Art Gallery, Jogyakarta 



Suara (Voice), Cemeti Art Gallery, Jogyakarta 



Suara (Voice), National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta. 


Group Exhibitions (selected) 



Tell Me My Truth, group exhibition artists from Australia, Asia and the Pacific at 4A, Sydney, Australia



The Roving Eye, Contemporary Art From Southeast Asia, Arter Space for Art, Istanbul, Turkey


Past Traditions / New Voices in Asian Art, Hofstra University Museum, New York, United State of America


Market Forces 2014, From Conceptualism to Abstraction, Osage Art Foundation & City University of   Hong Kong



Concept Context Contestation, Art and the collective in Southeast Asia, Bangkok Art And Cultural Center, Bangkok, Thailand.


Seeing Painting: Conversations Before The End of History, Sangkring Art Space, Jogyakarta. Indonesia


Jogja Biennale XII, Jogja, Jogja Nasional Museum, Jogyakarta. Indonesia


Collection: Photography | screenings "Writing in the rain" National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia


Sip! Indinesian Art Today, Group show at ARNDT Gallery, Gillman Barracks, Singapore


Quota 2013, Langgeng Art Foundation, Jogjakarta. Indonesia


Outspoken. Group show at Biasa Art Space, Bali, Indonesia


One Step Forward, Two Steps Back — Us and Institution, Us as Institution, Times Museum, Guangzhou, China


Sip! Indinesian Art Today, Group show at ARNDT Gallery, Berlin. Germany


Indonesian Painting I, Group show at Equator Art Project, Singapore



Beyond Geography by South

Asian Visual Art Centre (SAVAC) at Art Toronto, Canada


What is it to be Chinese? Group exhibition at Grimmuseum, Berlin, Germany


Encounter, Royal Academy In Asia, group exhibition at Institute Of Contemporary Art, Lasalle, Singapore


Edge of Elsewhere, group exhibition artists from Australia, Asia and the Pacific at 4A, Sydney, Australia


Archive-Reclaim doc, group exhibition at National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta


Migration, ARNDT, Sydney Contemporary Indonesia, Ben Brown Fine Arts London, London, UK



Edge of Elsewhere, group exhibition artists from Australia, Asia and the Pacific at 4A, Sydney, Australia


Closing The Gap, Melbourne Institute Of Fine Art (MIFA). Melbourne, Australia


Negotiating Home, History and Nation: Two Decades of Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia, 1991 – 2011. Singapore Art museum, Singapore.


Beyond The Self, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, Australia


Asia: Looking South, ARNDT Gallery, Berlin, Germany


NOW INK: A Call For New Perceptions -  a special project at 5th SH Contemporary, Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai

4th Moscow Biennale, Moscow Russian

Beyond The East, Macro, Rome Italy



Contemporaneity/Contemporary Art in Indonesia, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai


Recent Art From Indonesia: Contemporary Art-Turn, SBinArtPlus, Singapore


Pleasures of Chaos, Inside New Indonesian Art, Primo Marella Gallery, Milano, Italy


Digit(all): Indonesian Contemporary New Media Practices, Umahseni, Jakarta, Indonesia


Homo Ludens, Emmitan CA Gallery, Surabaya, Indonesia



Beyond The Dutch, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Nederland.


Face Value, Exhibition of 4 artists, Agus Suwage, Budi Kustarto, Astari Rasyid and FX Harsono at SIGIarts, Jakarta, Indonesia


TechnoSign, Surabaya Art Link, Surabaya, Indonesia


Milestone, Vanessa Art Link, Jakarta



Highlight, ISI, Jogya National Museum, Jogyakarta


Art With Accent, Group Exhibition four country China, Japan, Korea and Indonesia, Guang Zhou, China


ALLEGORICAL BODIES, A-Art contemporary space, Tai Pei City, Taiwan.2008              


Res Publicum, Canna Gallery, Jakarta


3rd Nanjing Triennialle, Nanjing, China.


Manifesto, National Gallery, Jakarta. Indonesia


Space/spacing, Semarang Gallery, Semarang. Indonesia



Quota 2007, Langgeng- Icon Gallery, Jakarta. Indonesia


Artchipelago Alert, Tonyraka Contemporary Art Gallery, Ubud Bali. Indonesia


Imagine Affandi, National Archive Centre, Jakarta, Indonesia, Organize by Semarang Gallery



Out Now, Singapore Art Museum. Singpore


The Past Forgotten Time, Cemeti Art House, Jogyakarta. Indonesia


Anti Aging, Gaya Fusion Contemporary Art Space, Ubud Bali. Indonesia


Artist in Residences:

2002-2003 The Amsterdam Grafisch Atelier, Amsterdam, Netherland

1992 School of Art, the South Australian University, Adelaide, Australia 


Public Collection


Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan

Ullen Foundation Collection

Singapore Art Museum

National Gallery of Singapore, Singapore

Sherman Foundation, Sydney, Australia

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia

Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland, Australia

OHD Museum, Magelang, Indonesia

Arthub Asia, Far East Far West collection, Shanghai

The National Gallery of Indonesia




2015 Joseph Balestier Award For the Freedom of Art, from U.S. Embassy Singapore – Art Stage Singapore

2014 Prince Clause Fund Laureate award

2014 Anugrah Adhikarya Rupa 2014 Award, from Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Indonesia

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