Portfolio Category: All Artists

Takashi Takiguchi

Originally from Japan, Takashi Takiguchi is a Melbourne-based dancer and a creative producer. His dance and artistic career started in 2013 when participated in the Butoh workshop led by Yumi Umiumare. Since then, he performed at numerous festivals in Indonesia, Japan, India Malaysia and Melbourne. His solo performances are 'To Live' (2013), 'This world, That...
Read more

Agung Gunawan

Born in Central Java, graduated from the High School of Arts in Yogyakarta, he continued his studies of Yogyakartanese classical dance in Surya Kencana and at the Kraton (Palace) where he continues to perform. He studied other styles of traditional dance such as Sumatranese, Betawian and Kalimantan with Bagong Kusudiharjo and contemporary dance with Miroto. He...
Read more

Agus Riyanto

In 2007, Agus revived the traditional art of bull-trance (Bantengan) that had been extinct in the city of Batu, East Java. He is founding director of the supreme Bantengan Trance Carnival, Nuswantara Joyo in collaboration with the Arts Island Festival 2008-2014. He achieved awards for bull-trances and bull whips in Batu since 1985. Mas Agus is...
Read more

Alan Schacher

Born in 1952, Sydney is a performance artist, devisor and creator. His interdisciplinary practice is concerned with spatial experience and the meanings the body takes on, in diverse situations and surroundings. Working with site, environment and designed sets, he employs cultural landscapes, architectural space and diasporic references as significant motifs in his performances. He is curious...
Read more