Awan Simatupang (Jakarta, October 24, 1967). Graduated from the Sculpture Studio Jakarta Art Institute in 1991. After finishing his study he embarked on the long road to discover the knowledge that he felt was so evident in the work of the old masters. He was participating various workshops in La Sale College, Goethe Institute Singapore, and poster design in Antonio Ratti Foundatione, Como, Italy. Some of his solo exhibition are “The Other Life,” MD Artspace, Jakarta (2009); “Housing As A Verb,” CP Artspace, Jakarta (2007); dan “Jak Art @2000,” Wijoyo Center, Jakarta (2000). Some of his group exhibitions are “Flight for Light: Indonesian Art and Religiosity,” Art:1, Jakarta (2011); “TRAMENDUM,” Philo Artspace, Jakarta (2010); “Percakapan Masa,” Galeri Nasional, Jakarta (2010); “XYZ,” Edwin’s Gallery, Jakarta (2009).