“DANIEL SMITH watercolor has a different effect than other paints, which is in accordance with my concept in art, expanded creativity with results that are new and have not been done by others.” —Agus Budiyanto
About Artist Agus Budiyanto
Born in 1960, Agus Budiyanto has embraced the world of aquarelle for more than 35 years.
He always wanted his paintings to appear different from what is the common rule, both in terms of size as well as in the mastery of techniques. In the past he held 17 solo exhibitions and participated in more than 55 group exhibitions in Jakarta; Bali; Bandung; Korea; Taiwan; Japan; Contemporary Asian Art Fair Singapore; Shanghai; Biennale Internazionale Dell’ Arte Contemporanea Florence, Italia; Fabriano de Aquarello, Itali; Thessaloniki Watercolor Salon, Greece; Love@rth Jakarta & Bali; 1st India Bienalle & 1st Tirana Bienalle.
Jurror of 2015 The International Watercolor Society Competition, Turkey. Had 5 times awards from 1979-1983 as The Best Artist of South Jakarta and The Best Sketch from Jakarta Council of the Arts. A member of Indonesia Watercolor Society since 1998. He is also a poet. In 2010 He launched his art book “AquarEvolution” in Nasional Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia. As a Country Leader of the International Watercolor Society Indonesia since 2014.
Recent Installation Work from Agus Budiyanto