Riksa Afiaty (ID)
Riksa Afiaty is a curator based in Indonesia. She was part of the collective ruangrupa Jakarta from 2011-2016, and worked for curatorial team of Jakarta Biennale 2015 #16 "Neither Forward nor Back: Acting in the Present". In 2017 worked with Charles Esche and Enin Supriyanto for Europalia Arts Festival 2017 entitle “Power and Other Things”. Her ongoing thinking revolved around the decolonial contestation on archives and collections in dutch institutions. In 2016 she granted by Foundation for Arts Initiatives to research a model and modus operandi of Art Institutional by learning from non-western institutions. She selected as a participant in Jan Van Eyck academie for 2018-2019.
Photo: Power and Other Things. Courtesy to Jin Panji dan Mechsura Wijil Kaisar (co-curated by Riksa Afiaty)