Book Launch: Prayers on Canvas: Paintings, Spirituality and Humanity

28 Oct 2018 14:30 - 16:00
/ Free
Blanco Renaissance Museum. Jl. Raya Campuhan (Google Maps)

Prayers on Canvas or Wirid on Canvas is the first book celebrating the work of Nasirun, one of Indonesia’s greatest living painters. During a period of energy and inspiration the artist created one painting per day during Ramadan. The resulting 29 paintings invite examination of the relationships between writing, art, spirituality and humanity.


Nasir Tamara

Dr Nasir Tamara is a nonfiction writer and translator who loves paintings. He founded nDalem Natan Royal Heritage Cultural Center in Yogyakarta, and teaches at Gadjah Mada University. He was …

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