Arts & Culture
Komunitas Salihara’s Street Photography Class 8 April – 6 May 2017
Street photography is known as one of the most popular forms of art in the world. Jakarta’s iconic cultural space Komunitas Salihara is inviting photography enthusiasts to learn everything that it takes to capture a picture with the right technique. The class will later take students to practice street photography in interesting areas across the city. Students are required to bring their own cameras and will receive learning materials during the class and a certificate afterwards. The class will be taught by Erik Prasetya, one of Asia’s most renowned photographers. In 2012, Prasetya was listed as one of 20 Most Inf luential Asian Photographers by Invisible Photographer Asia. The class costs for Rp. 2,000,000. For more information please visit http://salihara.org/en/node/2804.
Jakarta International Jewelry Fair 2017 20–23 April 2017
The international jewelry fair will bring together a number of players in the jewelry market, ranging from retailers, distributors and wholesalers, manufacturers, business owners and designers. This will be the chance for everyone in the jewelry industry to share and learn from one another, while also offering visitors stunning collections in diamond, gold, silver, pearl and other stones. Visitors will also gain more insights about the jewelry industry. The International Jewelry Fair will take place at Jakarta Convention Center. For more information please visit http:// -indonesiajewelleryfair.com/jakartaconvention- center/
Mad about Comedy’s 16th Anniversary 27 April 2017
Mad about Comedy is having its 16th anniversary this April and is inviting internationally-acclaimed comedians to celebrate the day. The club’s journey started in 2001 when Jack Russel from the UK and Jason Byrne from Ireland established a community that gathered expats across the archipelago. For this occasion, the club is inviting Nick Coppin ( UK) and Ro Campbell ( Scotland / Australia). Guests will also be invited to join the after party. The event will take place at the American Club. For more information please contact +6282111943084 or email info@ madaboutcomedy.com
Video- Dance Workshop 17 May 2017
The Italian Culture Institute will be holding a video-dance workshop in May, organized by director and choreographer Matteo Marziano Graziano. Graziano is known for his works in film, video, as well as the stage. Some of his best works can be seen in his contemporary dance productions, opera and music theatre. Aside from that, he has also been involved in experimental projects that include participatory formats, architectural and sitespecific interventions. The videodance workshop will take place at the Italian Culture Institute. For more information please visit www.iicjakarta.esteri.it/iic_-jakarta/en.