Biography

“Photography is a medium, nothing more.”

Born 1985 in Garut, Indonesia. He’s an alumnus of Universitas Padjajaran. In 2010 he enrolled as an assistant of photography laboratory and an assistant of photography lecturer in Universitas Padjajaran, and now study at Institut Teknologi Bandung Faculty of Fine Art, Postgraduate. Bandung, Indonesia.

Last professional carer in media was in 2008-2010, at Greeners magazine, focusing on the environmental issues. In 2010 to date he works as a full time freelance photographer focused on subjective documentary, and write at a variety of mass media, about the visual criticism.

Some of his works have been exhibited in several well-known galleries in Indonesia. He also acclaimed his name internationally in certain exhibitons such as Jakarta Biennale #14 in 2011, 2012 ASEAN-Korea Centre exhibition entitled “Asean self-portrait” at the Seoul Museum of History, the Singapore Biennale International Photography Festival 2012, SPOT ART on 2013 Singapore Biennale, ART|JOG|14 entitled “Legacy of Power”.

He also received divers scholarships as in 2009, “Portraiture” of Commune Illuminati Bandung, Indonesia, “Angkor Photography Workshop” in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with Antoine D’Agata from Magnum Agency and Workshop with Françoise Huguier from VU Agency as his mentor. In 2011 he received a Diploma Program of Photojournalism scholarship from Ateneo de Manila University