“THE END PRODUCT IS MYSTERIOUS”: Indonesian Artist Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo – artist profile

By indosenia | June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leading Indonesian artist Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo is still on his exciting journey through the materiality of resin (his signature medium since 2008) – NOW he’s “preserving the momentum” with moving images. Running from 22 July until 12 August…

GUNUNG PADANG: The key master of Indonesia’s oldest megalithic site

By indosenia | June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The pyramidal megalithic site „Gunung Padang“ in Westjava is proof of one of the oldest civilizations in the world. The megalithic building is around 9000 years old and thus even beats the pyramids of Egypt. Through…

GUNUNG PADANG: Der Wissenshüter der ältesten Megalith-Stätte Indonesiens

By indosenia | June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Die pyramidale Megalith-Stätte „Gunung Padang“ ist mit großer Wahrscheinlichkeit Zeugnis einer der ältesten Zivilisationen der Welt. Das mindestens 9000 Jahre alte Megalith-Gebäude überragt somit die Pyramiden Ägyptens und könnte unseren Geschichtsbüchern ein völlig neues Gesicht geben….

JERUK PURUT – JAKARTA’S MOST NOTORIOUS CEMETERY RELOADED

By claudia koenig | April 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

The last retreat of numerous Indonesians, Jeruk Purut, is a hotspot for restless spirits and all sorts of shady creatures. The most prominent ghost, a headless priest, is, however, the trademark of the cemetery. A…

JERUK PURUT – JAKARTA’S MEIST GEFÜRCHTETER FRIEDHOF RELOADED

By claudia koenig | April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Die letzte Ruhestätte zahlreicher Einheimischer, Jeruk Purut, wird als der Hotspot für rastlose Geister und allerlei zwielichtige Kreaturen gehandelt. Der prominenteste Geist, ein kopfloser Pfarrer, ist allerdings das Aushängeschild und Markenzeichen dieses Friedhofs. Allerlei Legenden…

INDONESIA’S HORRORMOVIES BETWEEN LOCAL GHOST-STORIES AND GLOBAL POP CULTURE

By indosenia | April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

“A world without any ghosts? Isn’t that boring?” (Indonesian native, 26 years) Who believes in spirit and fables? Even the western world is mostly dedicated to reason-based perception of paranormal activities. In Indonesia the world…

INDONESIENS HORRORFILMINDUSTRIE: ZWISCHEN LOKALEN GEISTERGESCHICHTEN UND GLOBALER POP KULTUR

By indosenia | April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

„EINE WELT OHNE GEISTER? IST DAS NICHT LANGWEILIG?”  (Indonesischer Filmstudent, 26 Jahre) Wer von Euch glaubt denn noch an Geister und Fabelwesen? Im Westen werden wir ja oftmals von klein auf durch rationale Erklärungsmodelle unserer…

JAKARTA MUSEUMS-GUIDE (PART I)

By indosenia | April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

By reading Part I of our Museums-Guide you will explore the diverse collection of the National Museum in Jakarta as well as the Textile’s Museums stunning Batik collection. The schedule for the Highlight-Tours in the…

INDONESIAN HYPERCUISINE

By claudia koenig | March 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Make Bandung stop on your travel and check out French-artist Enora Lalet’s hybrid food-explorations and –creations. Her recurring favorite strategy called “Cooking Faces” is plumbing the depth on borders and tendencies of cultural identity concepts…

INDOBLOG: travel-writing about Indonesia's Art and Culture

Do you want to experience Indonesia from a different perspective?

This blog contains a broad variety of articles with main focus on Arts and Culture in Indonesia. Oscillating between different writing styles and formats IndoSenia’s travel-blog will work as an interface between sharing personal travel experience and spreading deeper knowledge about Indonesia’s diverse culture and art scene.

INDOGUIDE: cultural travel-guide through Indonesia

Are you about to visit Indonesia and you don’t know where to go yet?

IndoSenia’s cultural guide serves you with high quality information in a compact format. Detailed descriptions of museums, art-spaces, traditional festivals & more will lead you through the jungle of information. The orientation box beside contents all important facts for a quick overview.

INDOEVENT: current arts & cultural events throughout Indonesia

Do you want to know everything about upcoming events during your stay in Indonesia?

IndoSenia’s event calendar keeps you updated with the latest dates & infos about what’s going on in Indonesia on a monthly basis. Have a look & don’t miss current exhibitions and cultural festivals!

INDOMANIA: work or study within Indonesia's art & cultural scene

Do you want to stay a little longer in Indonesia and learn more about its diverse culture and art scene?

IndoSenia provides you a platform with the most attractive options how to gain deeper insights into Indonesia’s cultural diversity through a study or working experience. Whether you are looking for temporary internships, voluntary programs, stipends or job offers, IndoSenia will keep you in the loop with the latest opportunities in the field of Arts and Culture.

INDOGALLERY: travel photography

Capturing Indonesia

Get inspired for your next trip and take a rummage through IndoSenia's captivating photo collection across the world's largest archipelago. Got interested in Travel Photography? Catch tips and tricks how to capture the soul of your journey.

ASIA & EUROPE

Detecting entanglements and interrelations in Art & Culture

Finally we will explore exchanges between Europe and Asia in a broader context. This section will range from documentation and information about intercultural activities to more specific articles, which will focus on transcultural processes between Asia and Europe in the field of Art & Culture.

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“THE END PRODUCT IS MYSTERIOUS”: Indonesian Artist Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo – artist profile

By indosenia | June 29, 2017

Leading Indonesian artist Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo is still on his exciting journey through the materiality of resin (his signature medium since 2008) – NOW he’s “preserving the momentum” with moving images. Running from 22 July until 12 August…

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GUNUNG PADANG: The key master of Indonesia’s oldest megalithic site

By indosenia | June 10, 2017

The pyramidal megalithic site „Gunung Padang“ in Westjava is proof of one of the oldest civilizations in the world. The megalithic building is around 9000 years old and thus even beats the pyramids of Egypt. Through…

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GUNUNG PADANG: Der Wissenshüter der ältesten Megalith-Stätte Indonesiens

By indosenia | June 10, 2017

Die pyramidale Megalith-Stätte „Gunung Padang“ ist mit großer Wahrscheinlichkeit Zeugnis einer der ältesten Zivilisationen der Welt. Das mindestens 9000 Jahre alte Megalith-Gebäude überragt somit die Pyramiden Ägyptens und könnte unseren Geschichtsbüchern ein völlig neues Gesicht geben….

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JERUK PURUT – JAKARTA’S MOST NOTORIOUS CEMETERY RELOADED

By claudia koenig | April 29, 2017

The last retreat of numerous Indonesians, Jeruk Purut, is a hotspot for restless spirits and all sorts of shady creatures. The most prominent ghost, a headless priest, is, however, the trademark of the cemetery. A…

Read More
#jeruk purut #ghosts #hantu #geister #friedhof #cemetery #kuburan #indonesia #indonesien #horror #jakarta #geistergeschichten

JERUK PURUT – JAKARTA’S MEIST GEFÜRCHTETER FRIEDHOF RELOADED

By claudia koenig | April 28, 2017

Die letzte Ruhestätte zahlreicher Einheimischer, Jeruk Purut, wird als der Hotspot für rastlose Geister und allerlei zwielichtige Kreaturen gehandelt. Der prominenteste Geist, ein kopfloser Pfarrer, ist allerdings das Aushängeschild und Markenzeichen dieses Friedhofs. Allerlei Legenden…

Read More
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INDONESIA’S HORRORMOVIES BETWEEN LOCAL GHOST-STORIES AND GLOBAL POP CULTURE

By indosenia | April 20, 2017

“A world without any ghosts? Isn’t that boring?” (Indonesian native, 26 years) Who believes in spirit and fables? Even the western world is mostly dedicated to reason-based perception of paranormal activities. In Indonesia the world…

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Are you about to plan your trip to Indonesia and you are looking for a way to immerse yourself during your stay?  Combining a handy travel guide & blog with essays on Arts and Culture IndoSenia provides the latest insider-tips for a unique travel experience in Indonesia. Correspondingly IndoSenia rounds up the most valuable job, volunteer, internship, and fellowship opportunities within Indonesia’s lively art & culture scene. With the main focus on Arts and Culture IndoSenia serves as a virtual platform for globetrotters and Indonesian-(art)lovers. Switching between insider's & outsider’s points of view, tradition & modernity, or global & local, you will get a deeper understanding of Indonesia’s vibrant contemporary culture from different perspectives.

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