Asikin Hasan

Asikin Hasan was born in Jambi. From 1985 – 1991, he studied at and graduated from the Depatment of Art and Design, bandung Institute of Technology. He conducted research on the new magazine Tempo (West Java Bureau), until the magazine was banned in 1994. In 1996, he vecame the curator for Gallery Lontar, Jakarta, and in the same year he tokk part in a short course on curatorship at a number of gallerries and museums in Yokyo, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, and Kyoto, under the sponsorship of The Japan Foundation. Now he is the visual arts curator at Galeri Salihara.