Aaron Seeto


Country: Indonesia

Aaron Seeto is an artist and the Director of the Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (MACAN) in Jakarta. He studied for a Bachelor of Arts at Wollongong University. His work explores historical positions through archives, family photo albums and photographic records. He believes that art is fundamental, especially for Indonesians who live in a complex society, as art can help us navigate it. He has exhibited in contemporary art spaces in Australia, New Zealand, New York and Europe.

Aaron Seeto adalah seniman dan Direktur Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (MACAN) di Jakarta. Ia mendapatkan gelar Bachelor of Arts di Universitas Wollongong. Karyanya mengeksplorasi posisi sejarah melalui arsip, album foto keluarga dan catatan fotografi. Ia percaya bahwa seni adalah fundamental terutama bagi masyarakat Indonesia yang hidup dalam masyarakat yang kompleks, seni dapat membantu kita menavigasinya. Ia telah berpameran di ruang seni kontemporer di Australia, Selandia Baru, New York dan Eropa.

Appearing in

Main Program | Where is Indonesian Art Going

Indonesian art is as diverse and dynamic as the extraordinary cultures that flourish across the archipelago, with many artists fusing traditional with new techniques. Join our photo journey in tracing …


Main Program | Sustainability in Creative Practice

Environmental sustainability is something to keep at the heart of anything we do. How can we form an environmentally friendly creative practice, and how does this shape and transform the …