Culture

The All Time Spirit at Soundrenaline 2019

The All Time Spirit at Soundrenaline 2019

Soundrenaline 2019 was back for its annual music festival, and the show was as coveted as it was prismatic, highlighting cross-generational and multi-genre music in the theme of The Spirit of All Time for its 17th year.
World Press Photo 2019 and the Empowerment of Photography

World Press Photo 2019 and the Empowerment of Photography

Visual journalism comes alive through telling the stories of the world in this year’s World Press Photo Exhibition at Erasmus Huis.
Bridging the Sound

Bridging the Sound

In spirit of festival season, Manual Jakarta spent the day with Mondo Gascaro, Bam Mastro of Elephant Kind and Fathia Izzati of Reality for Bridging the Sound to kick-off Soundrenaline 2019. Here, the three musicians from three different eras share how they heed to their musical influences in this career.
The Annual Treat from Art Jakarta 2019

The Annual Treat from Art Jakarta 2019

Back for its annual grand art fair this weekend, Art Jakarta 2019 is showing a new grandeur as the biggest contemporary and fine arts fair in Southeast Asia to the delight of art appreciators and collectors around.
“Xu Bing: Thought and Method” Debuts at Museum MACAN

“Xu Bing: Thought and Method” Debuts at Museum MACAN

Xu Bing: Thought and Method is a major retrospective that exhibits the artist’s process of bending cultural norms, challenging socio-political contexts, as well as commenting globalisation and the world, translated onto thought-provoking artforms.
ART Jakarta: A Highlight of Galleries to Visit

ART Jakarta: A Highlight of Galleries to Visit

ART Jakarta 2019 is set to hold the largest art fair in the southeast asian region with more than 70 local and international galleries participating to celebrate the fine arts scene with Indonesia at the heart of the ever-evolving field. We have compiled twelve galleries to look for on your next visit.