About me

Born in 1957 in Jakarta, Indonesia, Trinawangwulan mentored with S. Sudjojono in Sanggar Pandanwangi in 1976, graduated from the Indonesian Institute of Fine Arts (Sekolah Tinggi Seni Rupa Indonesia) in Jogjakarta in 1982, and studied under Dullah in Sanggar Pejeng, Mas-Bali 1982-1983. Since 1976 she has participated in exhibitions in Indonesia and internationally and has won awards for her work. In 1983 she was the Indonesian representative to the ASEAN Youth Painting Workshop and Exhibition in Bangkok. In 1985 she was a member of the Bagong Kusudiadja dance group which travelled and performed across Europe and Asia. Since 1986 she has been living and working in Germany. Her exhibitions in Europe are sponsored by the ASEAN Institute of Heidelberg.

Group Exhibitions

2014 ISI-ISI by Talenta Organizer, Jakarta, Indonesia 2013 With Kelompok Cibubur, Banjarmasin, Indonesia 2008 With Fauzie Ass’ad, Berlin, Germany 2000 Pelukis Indonesia tahun 70-80, KBRI Bonn Bad Godesberg, Germany 1999 Indonesian Culture Festival, Altes Lederfabrik, Köln, Germany 1996 Sumatera-Bali, Rathaus Hartberg, Bonn, Germany 1987 With Bagong Kussudiardja, Haus Raineberg, Hüllhorst bei Lübbecke, Germany 1983 ASEAN Youth Painting Workshop and Exhibition in Bangkok, Thailand 1978-1986 Jakarta, Bandung, Semarang, Jogjakarta, Surakarta, Malang, Banjarmasin, Makassar

Solo Exhibitions

1987 Yildiz Palas Centre, Istanbul, Turkey 1986 Galerie Werkstatt Seestraße Neunzehn, Plön, Germany Galerie Goethe Institut, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany Volksbank, Mühlhausen, Germany Gallery of Culture and Tourism, Ankara, Turkey 1984 Taman Ismail Marzuki, Jakarta

Other Art Activities

2002-Present Teaching painting, gamelan, dance in Berlin, Germany 1987-2001 Taught painting to children and adults, gamelan and dance, Bonn, Germany 2006 Painted the Bear Indonesia, The Art of Tolerance, United Buddy Bears, Berlin 1993 Guest lecturer for the Faculty of Balinese Dance in Ballet-Friedrich Wilhelm Universität Bonn 1985 Taught Interstudy Course Design and Interior, Jakarta Performed in the dance group Bagong Kusudiadja across Europe and Turkey 1980-1981 Taught batik in SMA Negeri IKIP Jogjakarta


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1982 Award from the Minister of Education and Culture of Indonesia Exemplary Student of STSRI ASRI Jogjakarta

1977 Best Sketch Award STSRI ASRI Jogjakarta

1976 Winner of IMADA poster contest (Ikatan Mahasiswa Jakarta)