Artists indieguerillas, Lulu Lutfi Labibi, and Ari Wulu will present some of their projects including Petruk Jadi Supermodel (Petruk Becomes Supermodel), the collaborative project between Lulu and indieguerillas that was featured at the opening of Artjog 2015, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Commissioned to create a performance for NTU CCA Ideas Fest 2016/17, the group will introduce ideas of wastage and upcycling, key concepts for the commissioned performance which will take place on Friday, 13 January 2017. Following the performance, a workshop will take place on Saturday, 14 January 2017.
Through this workshop, the group seeks interest from the public to join them as performers / ‘models’ for the performance in January 2017.
Indieguerillas (Indonesia), founded in 1999, is an artist collective based in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, comprising of Santi Ariestyowanti and Dyatmiko “Miko” Bawono. Trained in visual communication and interior design respectively, both graduated from the Indonesian Institute of the Arts in Yogyakarta. In addition to being known for their interest in folklores, indieguerillas are also recognised for employing visual effects and inter-media experimentation in their works.
Lulu Lutfi Labibi (Indonesia) studied textile craft at the Indonesian Institute of the Arts in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. In 2012, he launched LULU LUTFI LABIBI, a ready-to-wear fashion label that promotes the use of Indonesian traditional textiles such as lurik, tenun, and batik in a more up-to-date look. Through working directly on the body without deliberate creation of additional patterns, the technique of draping take on an identity of its own. In 2015, indieguerillas initiated a collaborative project Petruk Jadi Supermodel with the label, and was presented in Artjog 2015, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Ari Wulu (Indonesia) is a solo electronic music performer also known as midiJUNKIE or WVLV. He has been actively creating arrangements and performing since 1998, and his works have been presented in various events and festivals in Indonesia. Apart from his audio works, he is also the Program Director of SoundBoutique (since 2005), Yogyakarta Gamelan Festival (since 2009), and is a Board Member of Yogyakarta Art Festival (since 2013).
Photo by Eandaru Kusumaatmadja and Raditya Bramantya. Copyright Lulu Lutfi Labibi and indieguerillas. Courtesy Lulu Lutfi Labibi.