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Eko Nugroho

January 24 - February 5, 2017
In association with the Asia Society New York, celebrated Indonesian artist Eko Nugroho created an original work at Shangri La that was shown as part of the inaugural Honolulu Biennial (March 8 - May 8, 2017). The site-specific work will remain on view at Shangri La through May 8, 2017.

Known for his dynamic and syncretic artistic style, Eko Nugroho is one of Indonesia’s premier contemporary artists. His vibrant work has earned accolades for its imaginative blend of street art and traditional Indonesian culture, and for its insightful embrace of artistic freedom. In 2013, Louis Vuitton selected Nugroho to design a special edition scarf, the same year he represented Indonesia at the at the Venice Biennale. Nugroho was born in the major art center of Yogyakarta, Java, where he continues to live and work.

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