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Heri Dono

Reception: Thursday, February 9, 7-8:30pm; gallery talk at 7pm

On View: through March 3, 2017


Accompanying the Baik Art Residency and Exhibition, the Galleries will present a solo exhibition featuring mixed media works by Heri Dono in the Smith Gallery, on view from February 9 through March 3, 2017.

Heri Dono was born in Jakarta in 1960. He studied at the Indonesian Art Institute in Yogyakarta, where he now lives and works. Dono’s work encompasses painting, sculpture, and installation that punctuates traditional Indonesian folk imagery with cars, screens, and political cartoons. He exhibits his work internationally; recent solo exhibitions were on view at Museé d’art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France; Tyler Rollins Fine Art, New York, New York; and New Museum, Jakarta, Indonesia. His work belongs in several public collections including the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia; Singapore Art Museum, Singapore; and Museum der Kulturen, Basel, Switzerland, among many others.

The exhibition and related programming are made possible through the support of Susan Baik and Prem Manjooran ’92.



Exhibition Reception – Thursday, February 9, 7-8:30pm; gallery talk at 7pm, Belk Visual Arts Center

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