Interrogation

Heri Dono is a celebrated contemporary artist from Indonesia noted for paintings, installations and performance that incorporate myth, politics and imagination. He is one of the leading contemporary artists in South East Asia. Based in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, his work integrates classical dance, music and shadow theatre with a radical experimental practice that includes performance, video, sound, painting, electro-mechanical sculpture and installation. Heri Dono’s work was included in the landmark exhibition Traditions and Tensions at the Vancouver Art Gallery, the 3rd Shanghai Biennale, and in a major solo exhibition at the Japan Foundation’s Asia Centre in Tokyo.