Born in Bandung, she have loved drawing ever since her childhood. Painting for her is an expression of her amazement of the Creator, which is why she prefer to paint objects of nature such as animals and landscape in realism, usually utilizing oil paint, pastel, watercolor, or gouache. Despite her preference to realism, she have explored abstract as well in her twenties.
Attended an art and culture school in Bandung in 1973, she had never really concentrated on painting until 2002 and since then, she had attended many exhibitions in Indonesia such as Jakarta, Bogor, Malang, Bali, Jogjakarta, Solo and abroad such as, Edmonton Canada, Incheon Korea, Kuala Lumpur,Langkawi, Pulau Ketam,Malaysia, Taipei and Taichung, Taiwan, Tokyo, Japan, Shanghai, Suzhou, Nanning,, Hexian,China, Nepal, Tirana Albania. Her solo exhibition was titled “Save Our Heritage” at Hotel Salak Bogor on June 8 – 15, 2008 and at American Club Jakarta in June, 2009. In March 2009 she got an honorable mention in Indonesian Heritage Society’s First Art & Photography Exhibition “Image of Indonesia” in Jakarta for her painting “Kampong by Ciliwung River”; in 2019 finalist of Art Revolution Taipei.
Until now she sometimes takes part in auctions for charity, especially for the poor, children with special needs and for church, for whom and she made some religious paintings. Her paintings have been collected by people from Indonesia and other countries such as Australia, Japan, Columbia, South Africa, The Netherlands, United States and Canada. Among her various activities, she also offers drawing and painting lesson.
Sept 20-30, 2019
Sept 3-10, 2019
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