I Wayan Sujana Suklu
I Wayan Sujana ‘Suklu’ was born in Klungkung, Bali. He studied at the Institute of Fine Art (ISI) in Denpasar where he has been teaching since 2000. He is a postgraduate of Fine Art at Bandung Institute of Technology. Over the years Suklu’s work has morphed into various styles, ranging from meditative abstract to psychological figurative. Apart from painting, drawing, and installation, Suklu’s artistic language stretches out to performance-based events, workshops and curating art festivals.
Suklu is an active protagonist of the contemporary art scene in Bali, and is devoted to helping promote his contemporaries in Bali. He is the founder and the chairman of various art organizations including BatuBelah Art Space and Komunitas Batu Belah. Suklu has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Indonesia, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Korea and Bangladesh