15 October 2020 - 15 February 2021
Linda Gallery is pleased to announce its participation in OPPO Art Jakarta Virtual 2020. OPPO Art Jakarta Virtual 2020 is a joint exhibition held in a virtual space, as a way to maintain mutual optimism: that various works of art can remain meaningful amidst the current physical limitations. Taking place until 15 December 2020, Linda Gallery will be showcasing exclusive artworks by one of Indonesia’ s most distinguished sculptors of Contemporary Art; Nyoman Nuarta.
Nyoman Nuarta (born 1951) is well known for creating numerous masterpieces and building monumental statues which can be found in cities across Indonesia. He has been recognized as one of Indonesia’ s outstanding and foremost modern sculptors. In 2018, Nuarta completed his most ambitious and notable project – the GWK monument in Bali which was officiated by President Joko Widodo. It has become a significant landmark of Bali; standing 121 metres tall and weighing more than 3, 000 tons. His career as an artist has won him numerous awards and recognitions including the “Padma Award” that was presented by the Indian Government in 2018. The collectors of his sculptures spread throughout the Asian-Pacific region, Europe, and many other countries.