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Amir Sidharta


Amir Sidharta graduated in architecture at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and also in the field of museum in George Washington University, Washington DC. He manages the auction hall "Sidharta Auctioneer" in addition to being the curator of Pelita Harapan University Museum. 
Some exhibition he curated: "Tegang Bentang: Perdebatan Pemikiran dalam Perkembangan Arsitektur di Indonesia" at Erasmus Huis (2008) and "Dari Mooi Indie Hingga Persagi di Museum Seni Rupa Jakarta"(1997). He also published some books about Indonesian artist: S. Sudjojono Visible Soul, Vibrant Arie Smit, Erica Art's Most Playful Child and book about Indonesian Contemporary Architecture "25 Tropical Houses in Indonesia".  Amir was active at political world and became the head of Culture Network Department in Partai Amanat Nasional (PAN). Amir also one of the founder of Indonesian Art Coalition