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Poems, photos & ‘kebaya’: Darwis Triadi celebrates illustrious career

Josa Lukman

The Jakarta Post

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Jakarta  /  Wed, February 26, 2020  /  04:43 pm
Poems, photos & ‘kebaya’: Darwis Triadi celebrates illustrious career

Actress-model Luna Maya by Darwis Triadi (Courtesy of Merajut Nusantara Foundation/-)

Darwis Triadi is considered by many to be the first name in photography in Indonesia. To celebrate 40 years of his career in photography, Darwis is collaborating with renowned poet Sapardi Djoko Damono and kebaya designer Vera Anggraini to hold an exhibition, organized by the Merajut Nusantara Foundation, at the National Museum, Central Jakarta. At its heart, the exhibition, titled "Perempuan yang Tak Bisa Dieja" (Women Who Can’t Be Spelled), which runs until March 20, displays photographs that showcase Darwis’ return to his roots as a fashion photographer. Nod to women: Visitors look at photos on display at 'Perempuan yang Tak Bisa Dieja' (Women who can’t be spelled), the exhibition is a collaboration involving photographer Darwis Triadi, poet Sapardi Djoko Damono and designer Vera Anggraini. (JP/Seto Wardhana) The subjects in the pictures are ...