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Religious Aesthetics in Mudji Sutrisno Sketches

Religious Aesthetics in Mudji Sutrisno Sketches

By Winarto   Aesthetics is often reduced only as arts. It is true that wider and more in depth than arts, aesthetics is men creative ability in their culture. This ability, then, creates language on the beauty. If the inspiration is from humanity it will be human aesthetics. If the inspiration is from the...

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Rereading Realism of Sudjojono

Rereading Realism of  Sudjojono

By Winarto   A modest man seems to enjoy his foods on a pincuk (a plate made from banana tree leaf). His mouth is full of foods while his eyes are closed expressing the delicacy tasted by his tongue. This image of modesty is...

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Ceramic Art Exhibition of Widayanto

Ceramic Art Exhibition of Widayanto

Exploration of Tragedy and Sensuality of  Princess Drupadi  By Winarto Drupadi, a very beautiful princess, a loyal wife, fell in tragedy because of her husband indecent act. The King of Amarta, Yudhistira, her husband,  dropped her to be a stake in a dice playing...

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Art as Social Criticism

Art as Social Criticism

Visual Art Exhibition “Meta Amuk” By Winarto   A woman with Javanese traditional wear appears, emerges from the bottom of a swimming pool, lays on the surface, then upside-down...

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Dreamlike Surrealistic Painting of Morales

Dreamlike Surrealistic Painting of Morales

Visual Anthology of Mexico By Winarto Going into the exhibition room at Building A, National Gallery, Jakarta, our attention would be directed to a painting with nice bright colors...

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Huang Fong and Peaceful Bali

Huang Fong and Peaceful Bali

By Winarto   Observing Huang Fong’s paintings we were brought in Balinese life that was quite and peacefully. In this April Huang Fong has been 77 old and has...

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Solo Arts Exhibition of Aris Budiono

Solo Arts Exhibition of Aris Budiono

Arts Holy War Against Corruption By Winarto ARIS Budiono Sadjad is really angry. The fury of fifty two years old artist is caused by the corruption cases that have...

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To Enjoy Chinese Contemporary Arts

To Enjoy Chinese Contemporary Arts

By Winarto The painting in 6×2 meters size attracted me and other visitors directly when we came into the exhibition room in main building of National Gallery, Jakarta, last...

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A Glimpse into Pakistani Arts Works

A Glimpse into Pakistani Arts Works

Humanity in Jimmy Engineer’s Paintings by Winarto The old woman face is looked so sad. Around her there is silhouette of soldiers and artillery weapon with domination of red...

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