MA Art and Ecology (pass with distinction), Goldsmiths - University of London, United Kingdom


BFA Painting, Faculty of Art and Design, Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia

Workshops and Mentoring


Landscape, mentored by Joan Jonas (United States), Villa Iris Santander, Spain


Text and Action, performance art workshop conducted by Melati Suryodarmo (Indonesia), Bandung Institute of Technology

Connection, performance art workshop conducted by Aor Nopawan (Thailand), Studio Plesungan - Solo, Indonesia


Emotion and Ego, Performance Art workshop conducted Nieslony (Germany), Studio Plesungan- Solo, Indonesia

Space, Performance Art workshop conducted by Lee Wen (Singapore), Galeri Gerilya, Bandung, Indonesia

Solo projects


When the Sacred and the Profane Collide, Raum D - MuseumQuarter Vienna, Austria


Palm to Palm, organized and curated by An.Other Asian - China Exchange, London, United Kingdom

Palm to Palm, organized by Radar - Loughborough University, curated by Laura Purseglove, United Kingdom


Artists Talk: Performance Art by Aliansyah Caniago and Cam Xanh, Southeast Asia Focus - An STPI Project, NTU CCA, Singapore


The Tree Without Roots, National Botanical Garden Taipei, curated by Shanglin Wu and Yipei Lee, Taiwan

Artists Talk, MoT+++, Ho Chi Minh, self inisiated project, Vietnam


Now, Bradwolff Projects Amsterdam, curated by Christine Van Den Bergh, The Netherlands


The Sky Is Portable, Arcolabs Space, curated by Sally Texania, Jakarta

Catch The Eels, Luzhunan Historical House, self inisiated Project, Taiwan.

Southeast Asia Forum; Sensing the City - Artist as a Seismograph, Artstage Singapore, curated by Nadia Ng, Singapore


Point of Return; Spiritual Capital - Pak Ujang’s Boat, self inisiated project, Situ Ciburuy Lake, West Java, Indonesia.        


Titik Balik Project, Gerilya Artist Collective, curated by Doni Ahmad, Bandung, Indonesia

Selected exhibitions and events (2015-2022)


The 400th anniversary of the Dutch establishment of Fort Zeelandia in Anping, Tainan Art Museum, Taiwan


S.E.A Focus- an STPI Project, Singapore

Art SG, Museum Macan, Singapore

Reconnect/Recollect, Science Museum, London, United Kingdom

Degree Show MA Art and Ecology, Goldsmiths University of London, United Kingdom

Coding the World That Will Remake Itself, Southeast Asian Arts Forum, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore


Asia Now, Wagi-Wagi ArtLabs, Monnarie de Paris, France

Tumpeng, Baik Art Jakarta, Indonesia

The Lost and The Remained, The Koppel Project Hive - An.Other Asian, London, United Kingdom

Distrik Seni x Sarinah: Berkelanjutan!, Sarinah Jakarta, Indonesia

G20 Creative Commissions, British Council and Museum MACAN, Indonesia

De-Oriented, An.other Asian- Ugly Duck, London, United Kingdom

Documenta 15: Lumbung, Wagi-Wagi Project at Jebor Halle, Kassel, Germany

Rise #2, The Cross Art Projects, Sydney, Australia


Composing Archipelagos, Contemporary Art Tasmania, Australia


0~1-0, MoT+++, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Arisan Karya, Museum MACAN, Jakarta, Indonesia

Open Sandwich, Contemporary Art Tasmania, Australia


Big Day of Performance Art, A. Farm - MoT+++, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Indonesian Contemporary Art and Design 2019, Grand Kemang, Indonesia

ArtJakarta, represented by Baik+Khneysser (US), Jakarta Convention Center, Indonesia,

Morning In Gyeongju, Gyeongju Arts Center, South Korea

Felix Art Fair, represented by Baik Art and Khneysser, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Los Angeles, United States

Artists Talk, Southeast Asia Focus - An STPI Project, Gillman Barracks NTU CCA, Singapore          


Unsettled, MUMA - Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia

Ex-Tension; The Dislocation of Culture and Pattern, Galeria Curator’s Lab, Poland

Sumatera Biennale: Peradaban Kampung, Padang, Indonesia

Silence for Dat Vu, LETS S(h)it Together, A.Farm, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Cabaret Chairil; Kediaman, Teater Garasi, Yogyakarta

Henosis, Baik Art, Seoul, South Korea

Wandering Seeds, Moving & MigrationStories from A Place to Another, National Prehistorical Museum, Taiwan                


14th Lyon Biennale; Rendez-Vous, Institute d'Art Contemporain, Lyon, France

Jakarta Biennale - Soul, Gudang Sarinah, Indonesia

Neigbor’s grass is always greener, Van Every Gallery, Davidson College, North Carolina, United States

NOW, Bradwolff Project Amsterdam, CBK Zuidoost in collaboration with Stedelijk Museum, The Netherlands

Moonsoon Project; Blind Date, Europalia, STUK Leuven, Belgium

Lanta International Live Art Festival #1, Koh Lanta Island, Thailand

ArtJog10| Changing Perspective, Jogja National Museum, Indonesia

ArtStage Jakarta, represented by Baik Art, Ritz Carlton Jakarta, Indonesia


Museum Tanpa Tanda Jasa; Democracy after Reformation, Roh Project – KKF – Ruang Gerilya, Indonesia

Landscape; Workshop and Residency with Joan Jonas, Villa Iris Santander, Spain

Southeast Asia Trienalle; Encounter the Other Land, National Gallery Jakarta, Indonesia

Con(tra)septual Art; Paintings, represented by Michael Janssen Berlin, Singapore and Philliphines

Asiatopia 2016, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Thailand

Pasang Air #2, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia          


The New Digital Art Biennale; Wrong Biennale, renegade0ff, Indonesia Pavillion, Indonesia

Belfast International Performance Art Festival 2015, Glassbox Gallery Belfast, Northern Ireland

Transit #3, Selasar Sunaryo Artspace, Bandung, Indonesia    

Langkah Kepalang Dekolonisasi; Agresi dan Negosiasi, National Gallery, Indonesia

Kunst und Umwelt; Wasser, Erde, Luft, Goethe Institute, Indonesia

Art Residencies


MQ Artist-in-Residence Program: Art & Ecology, MuseumQuartier Wien, Austria


Gyeongju International Residency Art Festa 2019, Gyeongju Arts Center, South Korea

Performance+, MoT+++ Artist Collective, Vietnam


Henosis, Baik Art, South Korea

Mo+++, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, supported by Baik Art (United States)

Hot Spring Project, Taipei, Taiwan


BaikArt Residency, VanEvery Gallery, Davidson College, United States

To Remind You: Now!, Bradwolff Projects - CBK Zuidoost - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam


The Sky Is Portable, Arcolabs, Space Gallery, Jakarta

Luzhunan Historical House, Nunu Fine Art - Miaoli, Taiwan

Landscape, residency and workshop led by Joan Jonas - Fondacion Botin Santander, Spain

Pasang Air #2, Cemeti Art House, Indonesia


Transit #3, Selasar Sunaryo Artspace, Indonesia

Grants and Fellowships


Unconditional Trust: Indonesia, Asian Art Archive and ParaSite Grants, Hongkong


Indonesian Endownment Fund for Education, MA Art and Ecology, Goldsmiths - University of London, United Kingdom

Visiting Artist Programme: Ecological Thinking, Radar - Loughborough University, United Kingdom


Stuggles for Sovereignity Fellowships: The World is Our Household, Yogyakarta, Indonesia


Prince Claus Mobility Funds, NOW! Bradwolff Project, The Netherlands

Beasiswa Unggulan - Europalia Moonsoon Project, Indonesian Ministry of Education, Indonesia


SAM Funding for Arts and Ecology, Joan Jonas workshop and residency, Santander Spain

Mondrian Foundation, Pasang Air #2, Cemeti Institute for Art and Society, Yogyakarta

Fondacion Botin, Joan Jonas workshop and residency, Santander, Spain



Nomination for Institute of Public Art from Oceania Region, nominated by Stella Prasetya (ID), Shanghai


Winner of Bandung Contemporary Art Award, Lawangwangi Artspace, Indonesia

Top Honoured - Finalist of Indonesian Art Award, National Gallery, Indonesia


Finalist of Art Award for the best Indonesian Young Artist, Pacific Place, Jakarta

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