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Syaura Qotrunadha | Indonesia

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 Syaura Qotrunadha   (b.1992)

is an Indonesian artist who likes to do experiments with various mediums including photography, interactive art, paper recycling, video art, digital archives, installations, and publication materials.


Her work mostly talks about music, history, education and social issues. Her works have been exhibited at “Berdiam/Bertandang: Art for Refuge”, National Gallery of Indonesia (2018), “Cur(e)ating the Earth, Shifting the Center”, Karya Normal Baru Online Exhibition (2020), “10x10: Me Culture/We Society”, Korea Research Fellow (2021), “METAMORPHOSIS METAVERSE”, Elektra Virtual Museum, Montreal (2022) and "Indonesian Young Artists: Redefining the Indonesian Aesthetic", Gajah Gallery Singapore (2023). She is also one of the shortlisted artists for "Julius Baer Next Generation Art Prize" (2020) held by Julius Baer Group and "The 4th VH Award" (2021) held by Hyundai Motor Group.








 (10th Sept - 13th Nov 2022) 

Museum MACAN, Jakarta, Indonesia

 (18th May 2022) 

New Museum, New York City, USA


 (28th Nov 2021) 

The National Awakening Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia

 (28th Nov 2021) 

Bangkok Art & Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand

 (26th Nov 2021) 

A Space, Vietnam

 (24-27th Nov 2021)  

Black Maria Cinema, Manila, Philippines

 (19-30th Nov 2021) 

NTU ADM Gallery, Singapore

 (22nd Oct - 26th Dec 2021) 

ACC Media Wall, Gwangju, South Korea

 (7th Oct 2021) 

The Private Cinema, CGV Cheongdam​, Seoul, South Korea


"Piggy Bankruptcy"  

| Comic strip in collaboration with Caitlin Taguibao

| Call Out Comics Issue 4, Toronto, April 2019



| Section of LOKANANTA Book

| LOKANANTA, Yogyakarta, December 2016


"4th VH Award"

| Online Residency

| Eyebeam & Hyundai Motor Group 


"Youth of Today!"

| Art Residency

| Ruang MES 56, Yogyakarta, Indonesia


"Merancang Kemasan Lagu Dialita" /

"Creating Packages for Dialita Choir’s songs " 

| Workshop with students and participants of all ages

| Komunitas Salihara, Jakarta, 2019

"Reading Susan Sontag " 

| Reading Workshop with Indonesian Institute of Arts Yogyakarta students | Indonesian Institute of Arts Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, 2019


"Sambunghambar" | Co-Founder


"Lokananta Project" | Producer

 2015 - present 

Freelance Photographer and Graphic Designer

 2014 - 2015 

Rolling Stone Indonesia | Internship Writer and Photographer



| GSA Students' Association, Glasgow, Scotland.

"Lokananta Remastered Vol.1"

| Studio Lokananta, Surakarta, Indonesia.

"Circle in the Square"

| No Format Gallery, London, UK.

"Indonesian Young Artists:

Redefining the Indonesian Aesthetic"

| Gajah Gallery Singapore, Singapore.


"Ars Electronica Festival"

| Deep Space 8k Ars Electronica Linz, Linz, Austria.

"Broken White Project Value"

| Art Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia.


| Jogja Gallery, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


| Elektra Virtual Museum, Montreal, Canada.


"Upwind Downtempo: On Sabbaticals and Discoveries"

| Gajah Gallery (Yogya Art Lab), Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

"4th VH Award Virtual Ceremony"

| Online Screening, Hyundai Motor Group, South Korea.

"10x10: Me Culture/We Society"

| Online & Offline Screening, KRF10x10, South Korea.

"Julius Bär Next Generation Art Prize"

| Online Exhibition, Singapore Art Club, Singapore.

"Pause, Rewind, Forward #2"

| Kiniko Art, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.



| Online Exhibition, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.

"Cur(e)ating the Earth, Shifting the Centre"

| Online Exhibition, Karya Normal Baru, Biennale Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

"Arisan Karya Edisi 2"

| Online Exhibition, Museum MACAN, Jakarta, Indonesia.


"Art for Refuge"

| National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.

"Nomad's Land Mobile Service with Azizi Al Majid"

| Mobile Exhibition, Travelling around Bandung

"Nomad's Land Mobile Service with Klub Karya Bulu Tangkis"

| Mobile Exhibition, Travelling around Jakarta

"Nomad's Land Mobile Service with Gerakan Seni Rupa Bogor"

| Mobile Exhibition, Travelling around Bogor

"Itaru Ogawa X Ace House Collective: Mei Mei Art Project"

| Ace House Collective, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"On a Lighter Note"

| Ark Galerie, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Inside/Outside the Skin: Beyond Masculinity"

| Ark Galerie, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


“AceMart Grosir Seni”

| Ace House Collective, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Biennale Jogja XIII: Hacking Conflict, Indonesia Meets Nigeria"

| Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Jong Institut: SISWA"

| Kedai Kebun Forum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Kontrak dan Transaksi Lainnya"

| Ruang Mes 56, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

"Youth of Today"

| Ruang Mes 56, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


Developing World: Alt-Process

| Colorado Photographic Art Centre, Colorado, USA.

"Refreshment #2"

| Dusun Pandes, Sewon, Bantul, Indonesia.



"Jogja Biennale XII: Not a Dead End, Indonesia Encounters the Arab Region"

| Misty Gallery, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Sewon Terbuka"

| Indonesia Institute of Arts Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


"Round Sticker Exhibition"

| Racily, Sewon, Bantul, Indonesia.


"Pameran Minoritas #9"

| Kersan Art Studio, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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