Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo – S.E.A. Focus

Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo

Indonesia / ROH

Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo (b. 1978) is an artist based in Bandung, Indonesia and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Painting from the Bandung Institute of Technology (2001) and a Master’s of Fine Art at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London (2005). He is particularly interested in the utilization of resin as a medium that conserves minerals, pigments, and other particles. He concentrates on the idea of expanding painting through investigating its core constituencies and forms. Recently his practice has begun to incorporate elements of video and new media, as well as sculpture.

Arin’s work has been featured in numerous exhibitions in South East Asia, Europe, the United Kingdom, and the United States, including an exhibition at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York back in 2013. He was also nominated as a finalist for Best Emerging Artist using Painting by the Prudential Eye Awards in 2015. Recently, his works were featured in ARGO, Simon Lee Gallery, London, UK (2019); after taste at Sullivan + Strumpf, Sydney, Australia (2017) Silent Salvo at ARNDT Gallery, Berlin (2015), and were included in Art Basel Hong Kong 2017 and Biennale Jogja XIV: Age of Hope in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.