JakArt@2003 International Arts, Cultural and Educational Festival
|a group of artists|
and concerned citizens
established a grass-roots organisation to demonstrate, expose, share, encourage and promote the benefits to be gained from the development and promotion of the arts , the importance of CREATIVITY in our social, economic, and cultural activities, the significance of Human Values and Freedom of Expression in development, Indonesia’s image internationally by placing it on the cultural map of the world, the wealth and diversity of our Cultural Heritage, contemporary artistic development, the benefits of intercultural and interdisciplinary artistic collaboration, exchange and comraderie, the importance of audience building, increased government support and funding for the Arts and arts education.
The result was JakArt@ 2001, JakArt@ 2002, and JakArt@ 2003, an International Arts, Cultural, and Educational Festival to commemorate Jakarta’s 476 Anniversary. This year, in the month of June, JakArt hosted:
600 events, 130 groups,
from world-class performances & exhibitions to public art & spontaneous expression in over 200 venues,
ranging from the conventional to the alternative in collaboration with over 100 government and NGO organizations & associations, foreign embassies, etc., involving hundreds of enthusiastic volunteers, from all walks of life, including many artists.
|Mikhail David||Vice chairman & artistic Director|
|Ary Sutedja||Secretary General|
|Luluk Purwanto||Festival Coordinator|
|René Van Helsdingen||Festival Coordinator|
|Executive Members, Visual Arts|
|Ahmad Djuhara||Executive Members, Architecture|
|Aryati Prawoto||PR Coordinator|
"in the spirit of volunteerism"
"in the spirit of philantrophy"
JakArt’s program for 2003 had incorporated a code system for Public Relations. T for theatre, V for visual Art, M for music, F for film, MD for multidiscipline, D for Dance, E for Education, L for literature, A for Architecture. The venues were also coded by abbreviations. For example: concert Hall: CH, community location: COM, GAL: Gallery etc etc. A Sample of an announcement:
V003 at cc01
(V003= Struggle & Creation, Art Exhibition of 22 young artists from Indonesia
Mikhail David: Vice chairman & artistic Director
click photo for complete article: Jakarta Post
JakArt is supported by
the Minister of Culture and Tourism,
Mr. I Gede Ardika, and by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Dr. N. Hassan Wirajuda and endorsed by UNESCO.
JakArt has received an invitation
to become a founding member of the Confederation of Asia Pacific Festivals.
Also Supported by:
Panitia Daerah Peringhatan HUT ke 476 Kota Jakarta dan HUT KE 58 Proklamasi Kemerdekaan RI / Pemerintah Propinsi Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta (DKI)
Erasmus Huis / Centre Culturel Francais / Embassy of the Argentine Republic / Australian Embassy / Embassy of Austria / British Council / Embassy of Canada/ Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt / Embassy of Finland / Embassy of France / Royal Embassy of the Netherlands / Embassy of the Republic of Poland / Embassy of Switzerland / Embassy of the United States of America / Embassy of Japan / Egyptian ministry of Foreign Affairs / Egyptian Ministry of Culture / BDO Tanubrata / Plasmedia / Masima Corporation / Farida & Associates / Standard Chartered Bank / Munich Records / Pro Helvetia / Bakoel koffie / International Music Foundation, Jakarta / Jakarta Jazz Society/ PT Ireng Maulana PRO / Jazz club Pod Filarami / the city of Pod Filarami / Small Jazz Academy, Gorzow Wlkp, Poland / Australian Northern Europe Liaisons / Kelola , Arts management / the Jakarta Arts Counsil / Duta Fine Arts Foundation/ Origami Craft Group / Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade / Dharma Mulia Galleries / Sae Gallery / Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Canada/ Aminef / Oktagon Art Photography Gallery / Stichting Moments of Joy / yayasan Dynamika Indonesia / Homeless World / Plan Indonesia / Rajacraft.com / Sangga Buana / The British Library / Taman Ismail Marzuki / Gedung Kota Bawah / Gedung Kesenian Jakarta / Zoom Resto & Lounge / Bale Air (Panggung Musik) / Gading Food city / Kelapa gading Mal / Gading Batavia / Galeri Nasional / Gedung dua8 / Zeita Gallery & Studio / Jakarta Hilton International / Santika Hotel / Mal Ciputra Jakarta / Sigitiga Atrium / Supermal Karawaci / Rumah Sakit Pusat Angkatan Darat / World Trade Center / Departemen Pendidikan Nasional / Asean Sekretariat / Plaza Senayan / Senayan Square / Taman Sari / Yayasan Pembinaan Anak-Anak Cacat / Institut Musik Daya / Farabi, Lembaga Pendidikan Musik Farabi / ak.’sa.ra bookstore / Balai Latihan Kesenian Jakarta Barat / Balai Latihan Kesenian Jakarta Selatan / Balai Latihan Kesenian Jakarta Timur / Balai Latihan Kesenian Jakarta Utara / Balai Latihan Kesenian Jakarta Pusat / Universitas Islam Negeri / Universitas Trisakti
and many others
JakArt @ 2003
a not-for-profit festival to celebrate the birthday of Jakarta