ARTi UK
     Indonesian art within the UK's cultural diversity
Ikon Ikon2011 Jagat Gamelan
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Welcome to ARTi UK.com. You will find information about what's going on in the UK related to Indonesian art and culture

ARTi UK, established in August 2010, is a non-profit organisation aiming at promoting Indonesian arts and culture within the UK's cultural diversity.

Indonesia Kontemporer 2011 will be one of the first stepping stones for ARTi UK to reach its objective. Supporting by the Indonesian Embassy, ARTi UK is also currently organising a youth gamelan group Jagat Gamelan. To know more about this activity click Jagat Gamelan.

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The founder

Felicia Gerda Nayoan-Siregar is the founder of ARTi UK, a non profit  organisation which works to promote Indonesian arts and culture in the UK.

An economics graduate from University of Indonesia in Jakarta specializing in marketing management , Lisa has applied her skills in many different businesses contexts whilst based  in Indonesia including the garment industry, banking, the media and  trade.

Since moving to London in 1995 with her husband and two children, Lisa has been involved in the promotion of a variety of  events in her local area, South East London, including art  exhibitions, concerts and fundraising events such as Tsunami Night.

Now that her children are more independent, Lisa has more time to focus on bigger events and now specialises in the promotion of  Indonesian arts and culture in the UK. With a life-long passion for the arts in general and the Indonesian arts in particular, Lisa is committed to making ARTi UK a vehicle for bringing greater global  recognition to Indonesian arts and culture, starting with the UK.

 

Lenah

 

Culinary Promotion Manager

Ex-journalist Lenah Susianty has been living in London for 18 years. “It’s the place where I have lived the longest in my life,” says mother of two now considers London as her home.

Lenah loves reading and eating, no wonder she is very keen to bring Indonesian cuisine to London. She is responsible for food stalls Artiuk's annual event, the Indonesia Kontemporer.

Interested to try Indonesian food? Ask her and she will tell you where to get the authentic Indonesian dishes.

In her spare time, when she’s not busy gobbling food, she likes to do some translations.

Endang

Jagat Gamelan Manager

Endang Budiarti Scanlon has been living in London for nearly 25 years. She lives with her husband and her two children in SE London and now works for one of the universities in London.

As a gamelan player herself before, Endang has a special interest in gamelan and feels privilleged to be a part of Jagat Gamelan and is very grateful with the opportunity to be able to join ArtiUK in promoting Indonesian culture in the UK. Juggling work and household chaos, Endang is committed to supporting the continuation of Jagat and using her spare time to organise activities within Jagat.

Graduating from Bogor Agricultural University (known as IPB), she once worked as a researcher at one of the R&D departments within the Department of Industry in Bogor. Having a postgraduate degree from Loughborough University helps Endang with expanding her career in the UK.

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