“PINTU BELAKANG”: AN ART LABORATORY TO VISUALIZES PERSONAL LANGUAGES

Updated: Nov 17, 2021


Indonesia Art Expo 2021 (IAE 2021) has entered its first month since it first launched on July 5, 2021. More than 90 Indonesian artists have joined to be part of this significant event held by L Project, an art marketplace platform that offers curated artworks. Both emerging and established artists are given the same opportunity to showcase their artworks.


Three of L Project’s artists, Jonathan Viola Christian, Frisky Jayantoro, and Chrisye Alifian, who currently live in Batu City, East Java, held a joint exhibition for IAE 2021. The exhibition is held at their art studio in Batu called "Pintu Belakang” and is opened from July 5 to August 31, 2021.


The exhibition curator, M. Yunus, said that the "Pintu Belakang" is an art "laboratory" that emits each member's feelings and expressions. Therefore, this place has become a perfect platform, not only for Jonathan, Chrisye, and Risky but also for the two other friends who are also members of the group in visualizing their individual languages ​​through art.


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