Sculpture : Wedding Couple (Hendrawan Riyanto - 1997)

Title : "Wedding Couple"

Artist : Hendrawan Riyanto

Year : 1997

Terracotta, Metal, Bamboo.

Judging by the title, Loro Blonyo, and a coupled form, this sculpture represent the philosophy of duality – how one thing can come into being thanks to other events. The wisdom of this philosophy is that things in nature often exist in couples, like daynight, man-woman, etcetera.

This abstract sculpture uses mixed media, including terracota, metal and bamboo, that were combined into one taking into consideration their composition and significance. In the use of mediums and forms, this artists is renowned for his pluralism.