"Art is the process of living life by documenting the beauty of life whether happy or sad. Thus, art is the harmony between reality and imagination."
Born: Sukoharjo, 4 April 1979
Studies: Institute of Art, Yogyakarta
Works: For Lentho, painting becomes one of the therapy to live life. By painting, Lentho wants to stop the moment and document it, for him, he also finds solace in it and painting helps him solve the problem that comes in his daily life. His story in his painting are mostly influenced by the surrounding phenomenon that he faces, such as his concern for the environment and satire of the political situation in the country.
About the Artist
Lentho graduated from Indonesia Institue of Art Yogyakarta. He has uniqe style of painting , he mostly does wood cut technique by using hardboard. Lentho presents his artwork in two panels (canvas and hardboard). His story, in his paintings are mostly influenced by the surrounding phenomenon that he faces in daily life, such as his concern about the environment and satire of the political situations in his country . Lentho has joind a lot of solo and group exhibition in the country as well as in Singapore and Cambodia . Lentho, in his work, has strong character and consistency in choosing colors. Without being depressive, dark colors are dominant in his artwork.