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Entering the dark world of Maleficent

Audrie Safira Maulana

The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Thu, October 17, 2019  /  04:03 pm
Entering the dark world of Maleficent

Royalty: Aurora, Maleficent and Queen Ingrith inspired gowns are showcased inside the North Space area of Senayan City mall, which has been decorated to give it a 'Maleficent'-inspired atmosphere. (Disney Indonesia/-)

Maleficent, Disney’s most notorious and, sometimes, beloved evil queen has become a cultural icon since her appearance in 1959’s Sleeping Beauty. The evil queen was reinterpreted from a villain to become somewhat of an antihero in her own self-titled film in 2014. Now, five years after this reinterpretation, she returns in a sequel, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. To promote her return, Disney Indonesia is collaborating with 10 Indonesian artists and designers for an exhibition dubbed “Saints, Evils and In Betweens” at the Senayan City mall in South Jakarta from Oct. 10 to Nov. 3. The exhibition is being held in the mall’s North Space area and features works from Anis Kurniasih, Aurora Santika, Dian Suci Rahmawati, Nus Salomo, Han Chandra, Atreyu Moniaga and Robby Garsia of the Proyek Atreyu Moniaga (AMP), Albert Yanuar, Andreas Odang and Im...