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

Public Collections

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