12:51 pm July 20, 2014 | No Comment
After sticking solidly to his passion for seven years, finding different sources of inspiration and working hard with his band, Gilang Wisnandar is looking forward to releasing an EP with his Melbourne-based band, Undervienna Skies.
4:00 pm June 22, 2014 | No Comment
Twenty-six-year old Rosalindynata Gunawan, or Ling Ling, grew up loving arts, and now works as a designer. She embraces challenges in designing clothes for children where comfort comes first and aesthetics second. She studied fashion design at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Australia, but finds her inspiration in Jakarta.
10:32 am May 26, 2014 | No Comment
Novita Angie is a ubiquitous presence on billboards and TV screens everywhere. A renowned model, actress and TV and radio host, she now enjoys a professional role as a chief editor of a lifestyle magazine. She made time in her busy day to talk to us about how she got where she is today and where she wants to go.
12:44 pm May 18, 2014 | No Comment
At the end of 1990, Monty brought his expertise in psychology to the world of sports by working with the country’s national athletes. He has worked with boxers, archers and even served the national Olympic committee (KOI).
11:45 am May 5, 2014 | No Comment
Seno Haryo is a Jakarta-based photographer harboring an extraordinary passion toward Star Wars. Growing up in a family that has always been fond of the fantasy franchise, Seno started collecting action figures as a child. Years later, while learning the skills that would lead to his current occupation as owner and photographer of Photomotion in […]
5:11 pm April 20, 2014 | No Comment
Sex psychologist Zoya Amirin is embarking on a new journey as an actress. She plays the mother of a 16-year old girl in “Me and You versus The World,” a new film by Fajar Nugros starring Rio Dewanto and Dhea Seto. A first timer to the silver screen, her background as a psychologist nevertheless helped her understand the nature of acting.
10:20 am February 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
“I was pursuing my career as a journalist when I discovered so many values about journalism that fascinated me, mainly transparency, balance and objectivity,” says Rio Damar, founder of melela.org. Rio envisioned a website that would provide a platform where LGBT or non-LGBT people could share stories to ultimately spread understanding of sexual minorities in […]
10:52 am November 27, 2013 | No Comment
Being a radio broadcaster and helping an organization are two different things: one is held in a confined room, while the other is held outside, where there are always places to go and ways to meet and help people.
12:57 pm November 17, 2013 | No Comment
Unable to afford for university, Irwanto ‘Ito’ Hutadjulu went down on the street and became a street musician. Then, he began to build a community for children in the area of Tanah Kusir in Kebayoran Lama, South Jakarta. Now he is 25 and in his last year at Budi Luhur University, but he hasn’t let go of his service to those kids. He and a few others have continued into building a teaching community.
12:57 pm November 10, 2013 | No Comment
Afit Dwi Purwanto first opened Holycow! Steakhouse in March 2010. From its humble beginnings of a warung in Senopati, Holycow! Steakhouse has grown with “CAMPS” in Kebon Jeruk, Senopati and Kelapa Gading. The 34-year-old is dedicated to shattering the stereotype that steak is expensive. With the help of his wife, Lucy Wiryono, the Holycow! brand has been built through social media.
2:44 pm November 3, 2013 | 1 Comment
Born, raised and living in Jakarta, Florentina Niradewi is an optimistic, outgoing and confident woman in her early 20s on a successful career path as a group account manager of WIR Group, a Southeast Asia-based creative agency. Also an organizer of TEDxJakarta, she had been involved in this non-profit organization since November 2010. TED stands […]