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JL TANAH ABANG II No 25

JAKARTA PUSAT INDONESIA

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ENTANG WIHARSO

Born in 1967, Tegal, Central Java, Indonesia

Lives and works in Rhode Island, USA and Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Education

Bachelors of Fine Art in Painting, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Solo Exhibitions

 

2015    Untold Stories, Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey

            Never Say No, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore (catalogue) Perfect Mirror, Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens,                     Greece (catalogue) Entang Wiharso, Marc Straus, New York, NY, USA (catalogue)

2014    Second Homeland, Hiromi Yoshi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

            Trilogy, ARNDT, Singapore (catalogue)

2013    Geo-Portrait #2, Galeri Salihara, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue) Geo-Portrait, Primae Noctis, Lugano, Switzerland                         (catalogue) Crush Me, Pearl Lam Galleries, Shanghai, China (catalogue)

            Re-Play #2, Office for Contemporary Art International, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2012    Untold Stories, ARNDT, Berlin, Germany (catalogue)

2011    Second Skin: Peeling Back the Layers, Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, Michigan,USA (catalogue)

            Love Me or Die, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy

2010    Love Me or Die, Galeri Canna at  Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2008    Black Goat is My Last Defense, 5 Traverse Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (catalogue)

            Black Goat, The Drawing Room Contemporary Art, Manila, Philippines (catalogue)

            Black Goat Space, Ark Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            I Am Black Goat, SMU Concourse, Singapore (catalogue)

2007    InToxic, Rumah Seni Yaitu, Semarang, Indonesia (catalogue)

2006    Puppet Blues, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

2005    Inter-Eruption, Bentara Budaya, Jakarta, Indonesia

2004    Sublime Tunnel, Circle Point Art Space, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Hurting Landscape: Between Two Lines, Gallery Agniel, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

            Hurting Landscape, Chouinard Gallery, Hong Kong (catalogue)

2001    NusaAmuk, Galeri Nasional Indonesia and Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia; Purna Budaya Art Center and Bentara                     Budaya Art Center, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Amuk, CP ArtSpace, Washington D.C. USA (catalogue)

2000    Entang Wiharso, Chouinard Gallery, Hong Kong (catalogue)

            Melting Souls, Gallery Agniel, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

            Visit to Sacred Place: Cultural Interrogation, Installation, Taman Martani, Indonesia

1999    Melting Souls, Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (catalogue)

            The New God Series, Hunt-Cavanagh Gallery, Providence College, Providence, Rhode

            Island, USA (catalogue)

            The New God Series and Ceremony of the Souls, Java Gallery and Cemara 6 Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

1998    Evidence on Earth, CenterCity Contemporary Arts, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

            Strange Journey, Santi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

1997    Strange Journey, Native Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

            Strange Journey, Benteng Vrederburg Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

1996    Idea is Form, National Gallery Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Idea is Form, Purna Budaya Art Center, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

1995    Conflict, Dreams and Tragedy, Purna Budaya Art Center, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2016    Odyssey: Navigating Nameless Seas, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

            Manifesto, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Conversation: Endless Acts in Human History, Entang Wiharso & Sally Smart, Galeri Canna at Galeri Nasional Indonesia,             Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

 

2015    Langkah Kepalang Dekolonisasi, 70 Years Republic of Indonesia, Galeri Canna at Galeri 

            Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta , Indonesia ( Catalogue )

            Six Degrees of Separation, Galeri Canna, Jakarta, Indonesia

            Unveiling Fundamentals in Contemporary Art through Asia, OHD Museum, Magelang, Indonesia (Catalog)

            Dies Natalis, Institut Seni Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Open Sea, Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon, France (catalog)

            The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art (HVCCA), Peekskill, NY, USA

            Love: The First of the Seven Virtues, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art (HVCCA), Peekskill, NY, USA

            Aku Diponegoro, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2014    Prospect.3: Notes for Now, New Orleans Biennale, New Orleans, LA, USA

            Spirits and ritual transformations of modernity in South East Asia, Kunstverein Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

            Mooi Indie– Beautiful Indies, Indonesian Art Now, Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, Australia

            Xigue-Xigue, Marc Straus, New York, NY

            Sculpture Triennale 2, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2013    The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th Venice Biennale, Indonesian Pavilion, Arsenale, Venice, Italy (catalogue)

            Pressing, Centro VideoInsight®, Turino, Italy (catalogue)

            Prague Biennale 6, Prague, Czech Republic (catalogue)

            All You Need Is Love, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan (catalogue)

            On Deck, Marc Straus, New York, NY

            Kindred by Choice I, ARNDT, Singapore

            Locally Made, RISD Museum of Art, Providence, RI, USA

            Souvenir, Project by Lucie Fontaine, Perrotin Gallery, Paris, France

            Seeing Paintings: Conversations Before the End of History, Sangkring Art Space, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2012    2x2, Eileen S. Kaminsky Family Foundation (ESKFF) at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ, USA

            Estate, Project by Lucie Fontaine, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA

            Panorama, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (catalogue) Migration, Sidney/Melbourne, Australia, ARNDT, Berlin,                     Germany Insight, Kunstraum, Vaduz, Lichtenstein

            Contemporary Indonesian Art, Ben Brown Fine Art, London, England

            Chimera: the collectors show, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (catalogue)

2011    Beyond the East, Indonesian Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome (MACRO), Rome, Italy, (catalogue)

            Asia: Looking South, ARNDT, Berlin, Germany (catalogue)

            Closing the Gap, Melbourne International Fine Art, Melbourne, Australia (catalogue)

            Installation Art: Indonesia, Albertine Monroe - Brown Gallery, Richmond Art Centre, Western

            Michigan University, MI, USA

            Documenting Now, APT Gallery, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2010    The Private Museum. The passion for contemporary art in the collections of Bergamo,

            Galleria d’ Arte Moderna e Contemporanea (GAMeC), Bergamo, Italy

            And_Writers, 1st Nanjing Biennale, Jiangsu Provincial Art Museum, Nanjing, China (catalogue)

            Rainbow Asia, Hangaram Art Museum of Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea (catalogue) Pleasures of Chaos: Inside New                   Indonesian Art, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy (catalogue)

            Contemporaneity-Indonesian Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art,Shanghai, China (catalogue)

            Vault Portrait Series, New Bedford Art Museum, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA (catalogue)

            The Birth of Colors, Syang Art Space, Magelang, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Indonesian Art Now – The Strategies of Being, ArtJog 2010, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia  

            Percakapan Masa, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Collectors’ Turn, Lawangwangi, Bandung, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Crossing and Blurring the Boundaries: Medium in Indonesian Contemporary Art, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta,                     Indonesia (catalogue)

            Sign and After: Contemporary Islamic Art, Lawangwangi, Bandung, Indonesia (catalogue)

2009    Expanded Painting 3, Prague Biennale 4, Prague, Czech Republic (catalogue)

            A Transversal Collection: From Duchamp to Nino Calos, from Cattelan to Entang Wiharso, Arte Contemporanea ALT - Arte             Lavoro Territorio, Bergamo, Italy

            Viewing and Viewing Points, Second Asian Art Biennale, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan (catalogue)

            Common Sense, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            South East Asia B(l)ooming, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy (catalogue)

            Exposign, JEC, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Jogja Jamming, Jogja Biennale X, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Living Legends, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

2008    Highlights from ISI, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Self Portrait: Famous Living Artists of Indonesia, Jogja Gallery, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            E-motion, Galeri Nasional Indonesia and Visual Art Magazine, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Manifesto, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            The Third Space: Cultural Identity Today, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, US

            Grounded in Space, Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst, MA, USA

            A New Force of South East Asia, Edwin Gallery - Asia Art Centre, Beijing, China (Catalogue)

2007    Wind from The East, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland (catalogue)

            The Big Picture Show, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (catalogue)

            The International Print Portfolio: Artists’ Expression of Universal Human Rights, Michigan

            State University Museum, Michigan, USA

            Neo-Nation, Yogyaqkarta Biennale XI, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            2nd Open Terra Cotta Biennale, Dumaguete, Philippines (catalogue)

            Indonesian Contemporary Art Now, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Fetish, Biasa Art Space, Bali, Indonesia (catalogue)

            (Un)Real, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

2006    Interpreting, Semar Gallery, Malang, East Java, Indonesia (catalogue)

2005    Actualizing Insight Virtuality, Indonesian Pavilion, 51st Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy (catalogue)

            Taboo and Transgression, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, New York, USA (catalogue)

            Second Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China (catalogue)

            Jakarta Biennale XIII, Indonesia National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue) Urban/Culture, CP Biennale, BI Building,             Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue) Discourse: Scope and Space, Bali Biennale, Bali (catalogue)

            Here and Now, Yogyakarta Biennale VIII, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            After the Affair Art Project, Puri Art Gallery, Malang, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Olympiade, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Still Life, Raka Gallery, Bali, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Face, Chouinard Gallery, Hong Kong

            Disini akan Dibangun MALL, Public Art Project, Bunderan Gajah Mada University and Bentara Budaya Yogyakarta,                       Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Barcode, FKY, Yogyakarta Art Centre, TBY, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Reading the World of Widayat, Museum H. Widayat, Magelang, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Wings of Color, Wings of Words, Kyai Langgeng Art House, Magelang, Indonesia

2003    Contemporary Perspectives: Highlights from the Singapore Art Museum Permanent

            Collection, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore (brochure)

            Passion: Etno-Identity, traveling exhibition to Capital Library Gallery, Beijing, China; Leu Hai

            Su Art Museum, Shanghai, China; and Galeri Canna, Jakarta, Indonesia

            Interpellation, CP Open Biennale, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Five Years of Reform, Dewan Kesenian Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Borobodur Budweiser, Kyai Langgeng Art House, Magelang, Indonesia

2002    Eye Witness, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Opera, Kyai Langgeng Art House, Magelang, Indonesia

            Mata Hati Demokrasi, Taman Budaya Surakarta, Surakarta, Indonesia

            Reading Raden Saleh, Semarang Gallery, Semarang, Indonesia (catalogue)

2001    Not I. Am I?, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            Not Just the Political, Museum H. Widayat, Magelang, Indonesia (catalogue)

            The Problematic Desire, Casa de Cantabria, Madrid, Spain (catalogue)

            Modern Art Exhibition from the Archipelago: Works of 90 Artists from 20 Provinces, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta,                 Indonesia (catalogue)

            Reflection of Our Time, One Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

2000    Indonesian Contemporary Art: A Cultural Journey, Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia (catalogue)

            2nd Abstraction, Andi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

            One Hundred Years of Modern Indonesian Art, One Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (catalogue)

Performances

 

2013    Borderless, Centro Videoinsight®, Turino, Italy

2012    Being Guest, Estate, a Project by Lucie Fontaine, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2011    My Cake is Sweeter than My Neighbor's Cake, Documenting Now, APT Gallery, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta,                   Indonesia

2010    Lost and Found, Ciputra World Gallery, Jakarta

            Don’t be Afraid of Your Desire, Casa Golinelli, Bologna, Italy

2009    Desire: Eating Identity, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy

2007    Eating Identity, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

            I Kill the Sign, Rumah Seni Yaitu, Semarang, Indonesia

            Your Pleasure is My Pleasure, Rumah Seni Yaitu, Semarang, Indonesia

            Being Javanese, Rumah Seni Yaitu, Semarang, Indonesia

2006    Nude Within, Gadani, Pakistan

2005    Behind Space: Forbidden Exotic Country, 51st Venice Biennale, Italy

2004    Behind Space, Puri Art Gallery, Malang, Indonesia

            7 Senses: Wall of Nations Series, Festival Kesenian Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2003    Buah Kuldi (Kuldi Fruit), Vaduz City and Tangente Gallery, Liechstenstein

            Buah Kuldi: Kuldi Fruit Translation, Warsawa, Sonosewu, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2002    Polluted by Norm, Kyai Langgeng Art House, Magelang, Indonesia

2001    Kulahirkan untuk tidak menjadi Bebek (I Gave Birth not to be a Follower), collaboration with members of Pendopo Theater,             Indonesian National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia; Bentara Budaya, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            From Watermelon Country, Pacific Bridge Contemporary Southeast Asian Art, Oakland, CA, USA

            About Flag, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, CA, USA

1994    Conflict, Dreams and Tragedy, Yogyakarta Art Centre, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Awards, Residencies & Grants

 

2014    Residency, The Watermill Center, Water Mill, NY, USA Residency, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore

2013    Art Sector Culture Award, Governor of Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Residency and Grant, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne, Australia

2007    Copeland Fellowship, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA Pollock–Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, USA

2006    Vasl International Artists’ Workshop, Karachi, Pakistan

            Ford Foundation Travel Grant, Jakarta Indonesia

2003    Residency, Galerie Tangente, Eschen, Liechtenstein

1999    Residency, Pacific Bridge Contemporary Southeast Asian Art, Oakland, CA, USA

1998    Residency, CenterCity Contemporary Arts, Providence, RI, USA

1996    Top Ten Painters, Indonesian Art Awards, Philip Morris Group of Companies and Indonesian Fine Art Foundation, Jakarta,               Indonesia

            Top 36 Indonesian Artists in 1996, Gatra Magazine, Indonesia

1995    Top 100 Artists, Indonesian Art Awards, Philip Morris Group of Companies and the Indonesian Fine Art Foundation,                     Jakarta, Indonesia

            Best Artist Prize, Sultan’s Palace, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

1994    Juror’s Award, 4th Yogyakarta Biennial Exhibition, Purna Budaya Art Center, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

1992    Best Work, Annual Art Institute of Indonesia’s Anniversary Art Competition, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Best Painting, Art Institute of Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

1988    Best Painting, Art Institute of Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            First Prize, Yogyakarta Calligraphy Painting Competition, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Best Still Life Drawing, Art Institute of Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

1987    Best Watercolor Painting, Art Institute of Indonesia, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

 

 

Speaking Engagements

 

2014    Southeast Asian Shows Go Global, Art Stage Singapore 2014, Singapore

2013    Two Decades of Indonesian Contemporary Art, Art Basel Hong Kong

            Fish Table, Re-Play #2, Office for Contemporary Art International, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

            Aesthetics, Academic Seminar, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2012    Indonesian Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

            Indonesian Pavilion, Yuz Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia

            Artist Talk - All You Need is Love, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

2011    Artist Talk - Documenting Now, APT Gallery, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2010    Artist Talk - Love Me or Die, Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

            Artpreneurship, Ciputra World Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

2008    Studio Practice, Richmond Center for the Arts, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA

            Becoming the Other, NeoNation, Jogja Biennale, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2007    Cultural Identity Today, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA

            Intoxic, Exhibition Discussion, Rumah Seni Yaitu, Semarang, Indonesia

2006    Toxic Art & Political Subjectivity: a conversation with Indonesian artist Entang Wiharso, Asia Center, Harvard University,                 Boston, MA, USA

            Voices from the Stomach, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA

            Voices from the Stomach, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA Artist Talk, VM Gallery (ZVMG Rangoowala             Trust), Karachi, Pakistan Graduate Program, Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2005    Yogyakarta Biennale VIII, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2004    Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA

2002    Gelaran Budaya, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2001    Indonesian National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

1999    San Francisco Museum of Asian Art, San Francisco, California, USA Carnegie Mellon University, Hewlett Gallery,                         Pittsburgh, USA Providence College, Hunt-Cavanagh Gallery, Providence, USA Cemara 6 Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia

 

 

Selected Public and Private Collections

 

-    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

-    Centro Videoinsight, Turino, Italy

-    Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, USA

-    Guy & Myriam Ullens Foundation, Switzerland

-    Indonesian Art Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

-    MaGMA Collection, Singapore

-    Marino and Paola Golinelli, Bologna, Italy

-    Mariyah Gallery, Dumaguete City, Philippines

-    Mead Art Museum, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

-    MG Arte, Torino, Italy

-    Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

-    National Gallery of Singapore, Singapore

-    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

-    OHD Museum of Modern & Contemporary Indonesian Art, Magelang, Indonesia

-    Olbricht Collection, Germany

-    RISD Museum, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

-    Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Florida, USA

-    Rudi Akili Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia

-    Singapore Art Museum, Singapore

-    Singapore Management University, Singapore

-    Taguchi Art Collection, Japan

-    Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

-    The Tiroche DeLeon Collection and Art Vantage PCC Limited

-    University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia