RUANG RUPA - Jakarta, Indonesia
Ruangrupa is an artists’ initiative founded in the year 2000
by a group of Jakarta based artists. It is non-profit organization
that focuses on supporting the development of art in the cultural
context through research, study and documentation, along with intensive
cooperation with the artists through exhibitions, artist residency
program, art projects and workshops.
Ruang Rupa is enthusiastic about sharing different opinions; exploring
and experimenting with artists’ interaction with Jakarta urban
Ruang Rupa works with a lot of other artists, in a horizontal structure
to support and mediate fresh ideas. We are interested in cultural
practice that is debating visual art and its relation with socio-cultural
discourse, especially pertaining to Indonesian contemporary culture.