Research and planning
I started researching with a map, to help me in getting to know the places that I was going to visit. For this, I used online maps. I also researched about the river and climate change issues online. I figured that I would also need to bring a map as a guide for my travel. But I couldn’t find a map of Bengawan Solo in any book stores, so I tried to stitch a map out of Google Maps screen...
Riverscapes IN FLUX
I was invited to propose a project to be part of this regional art project called “Riverscapes IN FLUX” organized by Goethe Institut in Hanoi. Thinking about river in Indonesia, I cannot resist but to think about the floods that often happen in a number of river basin areas in Indonesia, like Ciliwung river in the capital Jakarta and the Solo river (or Bengawan Solo; “bengawan” means river in...