Producer and Organizer of Biennale Equator

Biennale Jogja XIII Equator #3 is produced and organized by Yayasan Biennale Yogyakarta

The Mission of Yayasan Biennale Yogyakarta (YBY), established on August 23, 2010 is to:

Initiate and facilitate efforts to achieve a strategic concept of urban planning based on art and culture and to improve the blueprint for cultural city of the future as a space for fair and democratic living.

Visual arts are one of the sectors of cultural creativity which is growing rapidly inYogyakarta, stands in a central position and is very important in the life of Indonesian arts.Yogyakartahas played a very dominant role in the history of Indonesian visual art. This region is home to the most influential art academies, the residences and studios of the country’s leading artists and host to a never-ending stream of arts events.

The development and management of our cultural resources is an effort to build and optimize all the potential of the people creating art and cultural heritage as well as the utilization of all the cultural assets which exist in the Special Region of Yogyakarta.

Governor of Yogyakarta Special Region
Sri Sultan Hamengku Buwono X

Board of Yogyakarta Biennale Foundation
Suwarno Wisetrotomo
Dyan Anggraini
Ong Hariwahyu
Anggi Minarni
Kuss Indarto
Oei Hong Djien
Butet Kartaredjasa
Eko Prawoto
Nindityo Adi Purnomo
Mella Jaarsma

Director of Yogyakarta Biennale Foundation
Yustina Neni

Secretary of Yogyakarta Biennale Foundation
Suryanti Tri Wulandari


Director: Alia Swastika
Artistic Director: Rain Rosidi
Wok The Rock
Manager: Rismiliana Wijayanti