Born: Yogyakarta, 11 February 1966
Studies: Institute of Arts in Yogyakarta
Works: Irwan does realist painting on canvas that visualize the beauty of panorama and social phenomenon. He specializes on sketching on the spot such as the street view and cultural event.
About the Artist:
Painting for Irwan is the choice of life, since Irwan started to paint since when he was a kid.
Irwan Sukendra was graduated from Institute of Arts Yogyakarta in 1985. He is a realist painter who mostly does sketches. He usually does sketching on the spot, mostly visualize the circumstances of the crowd spots in Yogyakarta that never sleeps and many cultural events especially Traditional Java dance and wayang (puppet) performance.
Irwan already had experiences in visualizing traditional Java dance and wayang performance , he is very detail in each of his works as he also studies the history and content of each dance and wayang show that he visualize. Irwan also paints on canvas that also visualizes and promotes the beauty of Indonesia culture.
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