1.8.08

Confirmed List of Presenter

Woohoo...
finally we have 15 presenters who will definitely awe you!!
Here they are (not based on list of appearance):

Yu Sing
This guy has been really into recycle material and wasted building materials. Without waiting too long, he started his experiment with his own house and his mother's. Which is turn-out...unique.
Find out more about him and his stories in 2o slides.

Oky Kusprianto (Habitat for Humanity)
Another young architect that walks his talks. Together with a friend he started a non-profit design organization called Studio Habitat, to support an NGO "Habitat for Humanity" to provide good design for cheap houses. They've successfully facilitate families to build and 'design' their first livable house.

Glenn Hartanto (architecture lecturer)
What is so good for being a lecturer? There's lots of story to tell particularly if you are facing both academic world and practical projects. Glenn with long background growing up in state may tell you his side of story about challenges his facing nowadays in this part of creative world.

Bandung Public Furniture
How many good public furniture you can find in Bandung nowadays? These people are trying to give identity to Bandung's neglected public spaces, by means of product designs. This is part of claiming Bandung's identity as emerging creative city

Gilang Anom
There might be plenty of toys produced by big corporates. But this one is different. Gilang Anom is an 11 years old boy who develop his toy design skill with full support by Jendela Ide, a place for creative children. Curious? Listen to him telling his own story!

Yudi & Meizan (Bandung new Angkot)
Mostly everybody has love-hate relationship with Bandung Angkot (city shuttle van). But like it or not, these Angkot connects 99% of places in Bandung. This team is looking for creative way to make Angkot more 'lovable' and contribute to give better face to Bandung. They have designed and built prototype to make this dreams touchable.

Alexandra Crosby
She was born in Sydney, spends as much time as possible in Indonesia, and currently lives in Linz, Austria. While her training is in Visual Communications, she has developed a 'career' (using the term very loosely) in designing events and redesigning spaces to create meaningful cultural exchanges, particularly between Indonesia and Australia. She is active in many art collectives and artist-run spaces, usually fulfilling a multitude of roles for which no one else has volunteered. She recently curated the exhibition Sisa: reuse, collaboration and cultural activism from Indonesia, was co-director of the Gang Festival in 2005 and 2008, and is currently completing a PhD researching the visual culture of environmental activists in Java.

Chandra of Batik Game NITIKI
This is his final thesis project, and he is going to show you how Traditional Pattern (Batik) can be fun with touch of digital technology. He'll bring his 'game touch screen' to show us how this game works.
Why don't you try it yourself?

Faisal (9Matahari)
Outstanding visual artist company comprises of young talents from Bandung. Together with KICK (in KICKFEST) they contribute in event "Re-Imagining the City" transformation of Bandung with multimedia that stimulates human five senses.

Agung Sentausa (Indie Movie Director)
He was graduated as architect, but his life leads him as movie director.
Starting his career as assistant director, he moved on to make music videos for Indonesian popular music. "Garasi" is his feature directorial debut and now he is working on his next movie.

Modjembe Stomps the Ground (Percussion)
Jendela Ide Percussion in Concert 2008, a collaboration with 9 Matahari

RIC SLIM and ZEO of NUFF SUM (Bandung Hip-Hop Talent)
Brothers who have unique and original sense of music. RIC SLIM the music mastermind and ZEO the alter MC on the duo. NUFF SUM has several hip-hop tracks aired at several radios in Bandung, meanwhile they are actively producing hundreds of unreleased tracks. With this solid background they are known as promising representation of Bandung Hip Hip Scene.

T.I. Reza (Architect cum Musicoholic)
Everheard anybody with 1250 CDs and Vinyls collection?This time Reza, an architect who has passion in musics (and history of musics) will share or even infect you with his 'music ideology', thru his collections since in junior-high.

Dicky (INVICTUS)
Clothing company in Bandung has started since almost 10 years ago. Dicky is one of the early clothing company in Bandung called INVICTUS. Now, he has several shops outside Indonesia.

Pavel Sedlák (Art Curator)
This guy is new media art curator, who is now in Singapore as one of the resource persons for the art camp, Ludic Times: The Art of Gaming.

Ryan Koesuma (.bdg)
He will tell us about the new branding for Bandung. Good thing!

3 comments:

Indriani said...
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sphinxku said...

surya and i saw NITIKI/Batik Fractal in an exhibition during Indonesia National Heritage Week in Jakarta...

Capung Tan said...

Batik Fractal is on exhibition too...
btw, please help me spread this Pecha Kucha Bandung Link..
thanks!