Dadang Christanto’s art: compassion regardless of faith or politics is of primary concern. Javanese born, he lives in Brisbane. See links within the post.

Dasamuka with Sex, Love and Violence, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf, 200x120x120cm

Dasamuka with Sex, Love and Violence, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf /

Behind the Veil, 2010, oil on linen, 136x168cm

Behind the Veil, 2010, oil on linen /

Missing 2, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf, 60x60x45cm

Missing 2, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf /

Victim Imagining Victims, 2009, oil on linen, 136x90cm

Victim Imagining Victims, 2009, oil on linen /

Missing, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf, 60x60x45cm

Missing, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf /

In The Sky #2, 2013, oil on linen, 115x134cm

In The Sky #2, 2013, oil on linen /

Dadang Christanto, Wuku, 30x20x20cm

Wuku /

Dadang Christanto, Missing 1, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf, 60x60x45cm

Missing 1, 2013, cast aluminium, enamel, gold leaf /

In The Sky #3, 2013, oil on linen, 115x134cm

In The Sky #3, 2013, oil on linen /

Under the Sea #1, 2013, oil on linen, 115x134cm

Under the Sea #1, 2013, oil on linen /

Heads from the North, 2004, Heads and Trees installation, 66 bronze heads, dimensions variable, installation at the Sherman Galleries, Sydney All above are on the Gallerysmith site  http://shermangalleries.sherman-scaf.org.au/artists/index.asp.html/

Batik has been burnt #6, 2007, acrylic on Belgian linen /

Garden

Floating #2, 2012, acrylic on Belgian linen / 2 works above are from the ‘1965 Dadang Christanto’ exhibition showing at the QUT (Queensland University of Technology) Museum, Brisbane, 19 Nov. 2015-28 Feb. 2016  http://www.artmuseum.qut.edu.au/exhibit/2015/1965.jsp /

Dadang Christanto, The Water Flow Far Away (2009), acrylic on Belgium linen, 137 x 167cm

The Water Flow Far Away, 2009, acrylic on Belgium linen /

The One Who Float And Disappear, 2009, acrylic on Belgium linen, Janmantonart (Gallery) Brisbane 2010 / http://www.janmantonart.com/portfolio/dadang-christanto/

They Give Evidence, 1996-7, The Asian Gallery Space, The Art Gallery of NSW 2013 / http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/exhibitions/dadang-christanto-2012/

Dadang Christanto, Red rain [Hujan merah]

Red Rain [Hujan Merah], 2003, mixed media including wool, paper, gold, ink, pigments at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra / http://cs.nga.gov.au/detail.cfm?irn=126157

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