Satya Cipta, Somya of Mount Agung, chinese ink, 24k gold, vermillion on hot pressed paper 300g, 56 x 76 cm, 2018
Satya Cipta, IndonesiaShe is Balinese, however she was born in Lombok Island 1988, and raisedin Sumatra and Java Island, Indonesia. She graduated from Jakarta Institute ofArts on Performing Arts Department, majoring in Theatre. Satya’s works explorea number of poignant social issues from a personal perspective, disharmony, asocial disorder of women in revolt; women who do not accept the role attributedto them in Balinese tradition, women in revolt against the sexual violence of men,women avenging the violence done to them. It is the painful sexualizing ofwoman’s body that Satya’s questions.Her technique is developts from Balinese traditional technique such as Batuantechnique, ‘sigar mangsi’ and using the Chinese wash layering. Satya had her firstsolo exhibition at The Museum Puri Lukisan, Bali in Oktober 2018.
Satya Cipta, Somya of Mount Agung, 56 x 76 cm, 2018