Cryptic 2017 – Tuwis Yasinta (Uncle Twis) (Indonesia)
Tuwis Yasinta (Uncle Twis)
06 March - 31 March
Uncletwis is a young Indonesian artist, whose work is focussed on using low technology and analogue systems characterised by the imagery of a red rambutan.
He lives and works in Surabaya, Indonesia, a city that is well-known for its industry, trading history and technology. His work involves the playful modification, deconstruction and re-construction of objects. Previous performance works have utilised animation, film, graffiti, DIY/found sounds and objects.
Uncletwis is a member of several artist-led collectives in Indonesia, including Waft Lab, Haifun the World and Melawan Kebinsingan Kota and has shown his work in Korea, France, England, Australia and throughout Indonesia. www.waft-lab.com
Tuwis’ residency is supported by British Council Indonesia.