Current Exhibition

Timoteus Anggawan Kusno

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Timoteus Anggawan Kusno (b.1989, Indonesia), is a former student of social and political sciences and an artist based in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He had been commissioned and shown his work internationally in several cultural institutions and biennales, including Mumbai City Museum, India, Center for Fine Art Brussels, Belgium, Biennale Jogja XIV Equator #4: Indonesia- Brazil, and 13th Gwangju Biennale, South Korea, among others. His artworks are also part of the museum collection in the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) Seoul, Korea, and Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA) Taipei. In 2021, Kusno is honored with the Video Production Award from the Han Nefkens Foundation ? Loop Barcelona, in collaboration with the Fundacio Joan Miro, Barcelona; Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing; MoCA Taipei; ILHAM Gallery, Kuala Lumpur; Centre dArt Contemporain, Geneve and Art Hub Copenhagen. In 2022, he got commissioned by the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam to work and make intervention with the museum collection that resonate with the long and unheard colonial experience.

ARTIST BIO
1989Born in Indonesia
EDUCATION
2018Magister Humaniora / Masters degree Cultural Studies, Sanata Dharma
University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2012Bachelors degree Communication Studies, Faculty of Social and Political
Science, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Studied Social and Political Science
Studied Master of Humanities in Cultural Studies
Studied Religious and Cultural Studies
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Post-Graduate Program
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2022Luka dan Bisa Kubawa Berlari, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2022Ghost Light, Composite: Moving Image Agency & Media Bank, Melbourne, Australia
2021Ghost Light, Cemeti Institute for Art and Society, Yogyakarta, Indonesia1
2020Death of The Tiger, The Columns Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2019S.E.A Focus, The Columns Gallery, Gillman Barrack, Singapore
2018Forgetful happy land, The Columns Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2014Ethnography Exhibition by Centre for Tanah Runcuk Studies: Memoar Tanah Runcuk
Kedai Kebun Forum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2009What's Good Today?, Via-via, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2021Spectre, The Columns Gallery, Gillman Barracks Singapore
2021Kebun Sejarah/Garden of History: in collaboration with Kevin van Braak, het Glazen Huis, Amstelpark, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2021Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning, The 13th Gwangju Biennale, curated by Defne Ayas & Natasha Ginwala, Gwangju Biennale Hall, Gwangju, South Korea
2021ArtJog MMXXI: Arts in Common - Time (to) Wonder, curated by Ignatia Nilu, Jogja National Museum, Indonesia
2020Akar Hening di Tengah Bising, FKY 2020, curated by Lisistrata, Museum Sonobudoyo, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2020Terra Incognita, Solo Project with The Columns Gallery, ArtJakarta Virtual, Indonesia
2019Mindful Circulations, curated by Kerstin Winking, Mumbai City Museum, India 2019
Stories We Tell To Scare Ourselves With, curated by Jason Wee, Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA), Taipei, Taiwan
2019Between Stripes and Scratches پ, curated by Jens Cheung, Galeri Lorong, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2019South East Asia Focus: Timoteus Anggawan Kusno, The Columns Gallery, Gillman Barracks, Singapore
2018KIAF 2018 Art Seoul, Coex hall, Seoul, Korea
Asia Project: How Little You Know About Me, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) Seoul, South Korea
201831/2 Tahun Bekerja: Seni dan Propaganda Pendudukan Jepang, 1942-1945 Teater Kecil, Taman Ismail Marzuki, Jakarta
2018A Tale of Two Cities: Narrative Archive of Memories, Project 7 1/2, Gimhae Arts & Sports Centre, South Korea
2018Pressing Matters, a project in collaboration with Kevin van Braak, Framer Framed, msterdam, Netherlands
2018Historylab, Mes56, Yogyakarta
2017Equator Jogja Biennale 2017, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2017Power and Other Things: Indonesia & Art (1835-now), Europalia, Palais des
Beaux-Arts Bruxelles / Bozar, Brussel, Belgium
2017Biennale Jatim, Surabaya, Indonesia
2017A Tale of Two Cities: The Disintegration of the Persistence of Memory, Arko Art
Centre, Seoul, South Korea
2017Art for Peace, Artraker Biennale Prize, St. James Cavalier, Malta
2016Inside/Outside Skin: Beyond Masculinity, Ark Galerie, Yogyakarta Indonesia
2016FBB: If All the Moons Aligned, Savvy Contemporary, Berlin, Germany
2016Kerjasama: Reciprocal, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2016125 in 110 zone, Watchthisspace, Alice Springs, Australia
2015Arcus Project, Ibaraki, Japan
Liminal, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2014Arte 2014: Indonesia Arts Festival, Jakarta, Indonesia
2014Ark Galerie, Yogyakarta & Erasmus Huis, Jakarta, Indonesia
2013Pertemuan Kedua, PSBK, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2012Les Tonnerres de Brest 2012, Brest, France
2012Basta Man, thematic concept for Festival Film Dokumenter 2012, Yogyakarta,Indonesia
2011Mengintip Laut, Center Culturel Francais de Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2010Prahara Rumah Tangga, performance workshop, Proyek Kodok Ijo, Yogyakarta,Indonesia
2009Tribute to Sapto Raharjo, YGF, Taman Budaya, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2009Frau: A Girl on The Run, Center Culturel Francais de Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2009Sumbu Roda, House for Sale, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2009The End of Conversation, Public on The Move Program, Biennale X Jogja, Indonesia
2008Jogja Deathmatch, with Trilogy Monster Logos, Roomate Gallery, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2008Ini Baru Ini, Viviyip Artroom, Jakarta, Indonesia 2008 Trilogi Monster Logos, Indonesia
Visual Art Archive, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2007Hijau-Hitam, Fort Vredeburg, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2007Shout Out!, Yogyakarta Art Festival XIX, Culture Window of Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2007Biennale Jogja IX Neo Nation, Jogja National Art Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
DUO EXHIBITION
2017Tony Albert & Timoteus Anggawan Kusno, Sullivan+Strumpf, Gillman Barrack, Singapore
2016Timoteus Anggawan Kusno & Tony Albert: 125 in 110 zone, Watchthisspace, Alice Springs, Australia
ART RESIDENCIES
2021Padepokan Bagong Kussudiardja, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2019ACC guest resident artist, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
20182019 ACC-Rijksakademie Dialogue Exchange Program, Gwangju, South Korea and Amsterdam, Netherlands
2018Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, South Korea
2017Fundacao Oriente Museu, Museum of the Orient, Lisbon, Portugal
2017FUNDACAO ORIENTE MUSEU, Lisbon, Portuga
2016Kerjasama, Artback NT, Alice Springs, Australia
2016Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2016KERJASAMA, Artback NT, Alice Springs, Australia
2016KERJASAMA, Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2015ARCUS PROJECT, Moriya, Ibaraki, Japan
AWARDS & GRANTS
2021Han Nefkens Foundation ? Loop Barcelona in collaboration with Fundacio Joan Miro Video Production Award
2019The Prince Claus Fund & Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) Mobility Fund, the Netherlands
2018ASIA CULTURE INSTITUTE, South Korea
2017MINISTRY OF CULTURE, Indonesia
2017ARTRAKER BIENNAL AWARD, Malta
2016ASIALINK, Australia
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
2019Museum of Contemporary Art, (MoCA) Taipei, Taiwan
2018National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA), Seoul, South Korea
COMMISIONED WORKS
2022Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
202013th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
2017Europalia Arts Festival Indonesia, Brussels, Belgium
2017Galeri Gejayan, Library of Sanata Dharma University, Indonesi