Artist: Ridi Winarno, B. 1965
Ridi is a faculty member of the Indonesian Institute of Art, Yogyakarta, in the Visual Arts department. Exhibiting since 2009, his paintings are a collage of images, symbols and words that connect with collectors across cultures. His solo exhibitions include showings in Jakarta, Singapore and Bali. Currently he resides in Yogyakarta.
Artist Statement: "I paint about my childhood experiences. Canvas is like a theater for me. I want to remember my experiences through the canvas. Human and animal life are my inspiration. I do not expect too much with my works. When my works have been able to make people happy, I think that's enough."
Origin: Java, Indonesia
Size: 32" x 40"