Present Measures

Yaya Sung [IDN]

Present Measures is a series of artworks that acknowledge and pay homage to the long history of female leadership in Indonesia. The work uses sourced black-and-white photographs from the 1959 edition of Api Kartini, an Indonesian magazine published by the women’s rights organisation, Gerwani.

Art Exhibition previously on at RMIT:ART:INTERSECT in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 02 May 2019 to Saturday 25 May 2019
Launch Thursday 02 May 2019, 5-7pm

Yaya Sung, Victory Road, 2012 image

Published by anonymous on Tuesday 30 April 2019.
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Present Measures embellishes and decorates these images for solidarity and, in a desperate effort to acknowledge these women, draw our attention back to their tragically silenced voices.


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