Indonesian Eye presents the most exciting works by emerging Indonesian artists in the most exhaustive way and comprehensively discusses their distinguishing characteristics differentiated from other contemporary art in Asia and the Western world. As an illustrated study, the book features seventy five up and coming artists and five essays to explain vibrant and dynamic art scene in Indonesia as an undiscovered jewel of Asian contemporary arts. Four pages will be given to each artist to allow the audience to experience more diverse spectrum of young artists’ works never introduced before outside Indonesia. Each artist’s section will have a brief descriptive text on the artist and his/her work and detailed captions. • There is no other title about Indonesian contemporary art on the international market • Contemporary art in Indonesia reflects dynamic historical, economic and social change of modern Indonesia which has the fourth largest population in the world • Five essays written by global authors from Indonesia, Germany, Portugal and New Zealand will provide in-depth knowledge to read Indonesian contemporary art in diverse perspective • A truly valuable introduction for curators, collectors, art lovers and general audience interested in contemporary art in Indonesia and Asia.
Serenella Ciclitira has an Honours Degree in Art History from Trinity College, Dublin and has worked extensively with artists and galleries throughout the world. With her husband David Ciclitira, she is the co-founder of Korean Eye anda member of its curatorial board.