Timeline

1959
Born in Purworejo, Central Java, Indonesia
1979–1986
Graphic Design at Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
1996
Phillip Morris Indonesian Art Award

Exhibitions

2014
Prospect.3: Notes For Now, Prospect New Orleans, New Orleans, LA (October 25, 2014 – January 25, 2015).
2013
Maritime Culture. Art Jog, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
2013
G Seoul 13: International Art Fair, Nadi Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
2013
Dermawan untuk Darmawan, Nady Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2013
Beast/Bloom for Thee: Biota etc., Galeri Canna, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2013
SIP! Indonesian Art Today, ARNDT, Berlin Germany.
2013
SIP! Indonesian Art Today, ARNDT, Singapore.
2013
CYCLE No. 3, Ardnt Gallery, Berlin, Germany. (solo)
2013
CYCLE No. 2, Tyler Rollins Fine Art, New York, NY. (solo)
2013
Biennale Jogja XII Equator #2, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2012
Daur, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia. (solo)
2012
Beyond the Self: Contemporary Portraiture in Asia, McClelland Gallery + Sculpture park, Melbourne, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide, and The museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territiory, Darwin,
2012
Contemporary Indonesia, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK.
2012
Migration, Arndt Gallery popup, Sydney, Australia.
2012
Panorama: Recent Art from Contemporary Asia, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.
2011
The End Is Just Beginning Is the End, Tyler Rollins Fine Art, New York, NY. (solo)
2011
Art Stage Singapore 2011, Nadi Gallery, Singapore.
2011
Ekspansi: Contemporary Sculptures, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2011
Asia: Looking South, Arndt Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
2011
Beyond the Self, National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, Australia.
2011
Beyond the East, Macro Museum, Rome, Italy.
2011
Negotiating Home, History, and Nation: Two Decades of Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.
2010
Illuminance: Agus Suwage and Filippo Sciascia, National University of Singapore Museum, Singapore.
2010
The Show Must Go On, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2010
Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia, Arario Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
2010
Reality Effect, SIGIarts Gallery, National Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2010
Almost White Cube, CGartspace, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2010
Ecce Homo, Galeri Semarang, Indonesia.
2010
Pleasures of Chaos, Primo Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy.
2010
Contemporaneity: Contemporary Art of Indonesia, MOCA Shanghai, Shanghai, China.
2009
The Golden Age, Ark Galerie, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2009
Milestone, Vanessa Art Link, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2009
Hibridization, North Art Space, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2009
Still Crazy After All These Years, Jogja National Museum, Jogjakarta, Indonesia. (solo)
2009
2009 Agus Suwage: CIRCL3, Singapore Tyler Print Institute Gallery, Singapore. (solo)
2009
Beauty in the Dark, Avanthay Contemporary, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2009
Beyond Globalization, Beyond Art Space, Beijing (group)
2008
Allegorical Bodies, Indian Contemporary Art, A Art Contemporary Space, Taipei, Taiwan (group)
2008
Dari Penjara ke Pigura, Galerie Salihara, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2008
Bentuk-Bentuk, Valentine Willie Fine Art & Nadi Gallery, Melbourne Art Fair, Melbourne, Australia (group)
2008
Space/Spacing, Galerie Semarang, Semarang, Indonesia (group)
2008
Coffee, Cigarettes and Pad Thai, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan (group)
2008
Beauty in the Dark, Avanthay Contemporary Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland. (solo)
2008
The Scale of Black, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Singapore (group)
2008
CIGE, Nadi Gallery, Beijing, China (group)
2008
Shanghai Contemporary Art 2008, Shanghai China (group)
2008
Inanimate Performance, Soka Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan (group)
2007
ICON, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (solo)
2007
Biennale Jogja IX 2007 ”Neo-Nation”, Jogjakarta National Museum, Indonesia (group)
2007
Shanghai Contemporary Art 2007, Shanghai, China (group)
2007
Thermocline of Art, New Asian Waves, ZKM, Kalsruhe, Germany (group)
2007
Imagined Affandi, Galeri Semarang, Semarang, Indonesia (group)
2007
China International Gallery Exposition, Langgeng Gallery & Vanessa Art Link, Beijing, China (group)
2007
Indonesian Contemporary Art Now, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2006
Common Link, Vanessa Art Link, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China (group)
2006
Singapore Biennale 2006, Singapore (group)
2006
The 21st Asian International Art Exhibition, Singapore Art Museum (group)
2006
Signed And Dated, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (group)
2005
Pause/Re-Play, Galeri Soemardja, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia (solo)
2005
Beauty and Terror, Loft Gallery, Paris, France (group)
2005
2nd CP Biennale, Urban/Culture, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2005
Summit Event Bali Biennale-Space and Scape, Bali, Indonesia (group)
2005
Asian Contemporary Art, Singapore (group)
2004
Artscope, Selasar Soenaryo, Bandung, Indonesia (group)
2004
Indonesia, China Exhibition, organized by LOFT Gallery Paris-Barcelona-Hong Kong, Pakubowono Residence Hall, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2004
Exodus Barang, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2004
Fabulous Fable, Art Singapore, The Contemporary Asian Art Fair, organized by Nadi Gallery, Suntec City, Singapore (solo)
2004
Toys “S” US, CP- Asian Art Space, Jakarta, Selasar Soenaryo, Bandung (solo)
2004
Playing the Fool, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Southeast Asian Painting & Works of Art, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (solo)
2003
Ough…Nguik!!, National Gallery, Jakarta, organized by Nadi Gallery, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta (solo)
2003
All We Need is Love, Nadi Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia (group)
2003
Countrybution, Biennale Yogyakarta VII, Jogjakarta, Indonesia (group)
2003
Passion: Etno-Identity, Beijing, China (group)

Public Collections

Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Japan