Kai Mata


Country: Indonesia

Kai Mata is an Indonesian musician known for being one of the country’s most outspoken LGBTQ+ artists. Her work has been propelled into the international community, with collaborations and worldwide media attention from the South China Morning Post, Pink News, The Guardian, and Buzzfeed News. She leads identity and Art as Activism workshops and discussions at educational and corporate institutions and performs her original music internationally. She’s recorded with Grammy-Award-winning musician Kipper Eldridge, performed across three continents, and continues to proudly represent LGBTQ+ Indonesians through painting musical stories of the queer experience.

Kai Mata adalah musisi Indonesia yang dikenal sebagai salah satu artis LGBTQ+ paling vokal di negara ini. Karyanya telah dikenal hingga masyarakat internasional, dengan kolaborasi dan perhatian media di seluruh dunia dari South China Morning Post, Pink News, The Guardian, dan Buzzfeed News. Ia memimpin lokakarya dan diskusi identitas dan Seni sebagai Aktivisme di lembaga pendidikan dan perusahaan serta menampilkan musiknya secara internasional. Ia rekaman dengan musisi pemenang Grammy-Award Kipper Eldridge, tampil di tiga benua, dan terus dengan bangga mewakili LGBTQ+ Indonesia melalui gambaran cerita musik dari pengalaman queer.

Appearing in

Music | Closing Night Party

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Poetry & Performance | Poetry Slam

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