Sabar Jambul

“Finding pleasure in simplicity is an attitude. Breathe, love, paint, be happy and enjoy the simple things in life… like a child.”


Born: Salatiga, 20 January 1977

Education: Senior High School, Kutoarjo, Central Java

Style: Contemporary, Figurative art

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas

About the Artist:
Sabar Jambul is a self-taught Indonesian contemporary figurative artist. His creative stimulus has predominantly been children and their world of innocence, simplicity and purity. Sabar illustrates the many facets of childhood and growing up in his works. While he celebrates the joys of childhood in considerable number of paintings, he also delves deep into the tribulations of growing up in difficult circumstances in certain others. Sabar’s works lay emphasis on the attitude and perspectives of children, how they react to situations and environments, both positive and negative. Some of his works are extension of his personal childhood memories as well. His palette is bright and colorful to match his style and creative influence.

Group Exhibitions:
2020 Group exhibition in Plaza Indonesia, Jakarta
2019
• "Tutur" exhibition 80++ tribute to Oei Hong Djien, OHD Museum, Magelang, Indonesia
• "Imagining Maestro", MJK, Indonesia
• Group ehibition in Oeang Coffee Roastery, Jakarta, Indonesia
2018
• Charity exhibition, Pos Seni Godod
• "Kepak-Kepak Sayap" exhibition, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta
• Garden party exhibition, Kembang Jati Art House, Indonesia
2017 "Life Story", Tahunmas Art Room, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2016
• "Drawing Nusantara" exhibition, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia
• "Move Art #2", Tahunmas Art Room, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
• "Move Art #3", Tahunmas Art Room, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
• "Sketsa Merah Putih", SMSR Gallery, Yogyakarta

2015
• “Kolam Susu”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta
• “Gelar Maestro”, Taman Pintar, Yogyakarta
2014
• “Di Balik Cerobong”, Mien Gallery, Yogyakarta
• “All You Can Art”, Jogja National Museum, Yogyakarta

2013 “Room and Hope”, Biasa Gallery, Yogyakarta
2012
• “Aksi Semangat Juang”, Posnya Seni Godot, Yogyakarta
• “Spirit of Art”, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta

Solo Exhibitions:
2017 "151617", Tembi Cultural House, Yogyakarta, Indonesia