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Exhibition celebrates pluralism, encourages change

Marcel Thee

The Jakarta Post

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Jakarta  /  Tue, April 23, 2019  /  09:01 am
Exhibition celebrates pluralism, encourages change

Creative uprising: The Pluralism exhibition, which runs until April 26 in South Jakarta, celebrates the common language used by Indonesian creative minds in their process. (Courtesy of Pluralism/-)

An exhibition titled “Pluralism”, curated by Argentinian photographer Leandro Quintero and Indonesian art director Stacia Hadiutomo, aims to illustrate the common creative language used by Indonesian artists in their work. The concept of the exhibition, held at the Soup N' Film venue in the Melawai area of South Jakarta until April 26, is to have photographers, stylists and artists collaborate to create compelling pieces and show how a variety of ideas permeates a specific frame of society – the creative industry. To ensure the results present a colorful yet thematic palette, Quintero and Stacia approach the curation process in a variety of ways, that is by selecting archive works independently, by having the photographers present particular series of work and by assigning a mix of Indonesian photographers and stylists to produce entirely new images in pairs. ...