Thursday, September 29, 2011

ASIIK City Artist Profile: Bayu Widodo

Second in our series of artist profiles, check out Bayu Widodo!

(video by Tuff Guts)

The Inter Location Project prepares for their second series of collaborations in October and November 2011, this time in Melbourne, Australia.

The festival is called ASIIK CIty and aims to bridge urban and community art practices between Australia and Indonesia.

Bayu Widodo is a prolific artist from Yogyakarta. Practicing across the fields of painting, printmaking, sculpture and street art, he has exhibited throughout Europe and Australia. He has also been a crucial agent for community in his work with Taring Padi political arts collective and his establishment of Survive Garage. Bayu is a guest in Australia of ILP.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

ASIIK City artist profile: LoveHateLove

Take a peep, the first in a series of profiles on the artists in the upcoming ASIIK City festival.

ASIIK City artist profile: LoveHateLove from ILP on Vimeo.
(video by Tuff Guts)

ASIIK City is a festival organised by the Inter Location Project planned to occur in Melbourne (and a little bit in Sydney) across the months of October and November in 2011.

The aim of ASIIK City is to bridge urban and community art practices between the two cities Jogjakarta, Indonesia, and Melbourne, Australia.

LoveHateLove is a visiting artist from Jogjakarta involved in the creation of ASIIK City. He's a street artist, a Hip Hip MC, a puppeteer, a fixed gear rider, and powerful community agent.