Faisal Habibi

Faisal Habibi (b. 1984) is an artist based in Bandung, Indonesia. He graduated from Bandung Institute of Technology in 2008 with a Bachelor of Fine Art) with specialty in sculpture studio. His first solo exhibition 'This is not an apple...' was held at ROH Projects in 2015. Faisal has exhibited extensively locally in Bandung, Jakarta, Yogyakarta and internationally including, Singapore, Berlin, Germany and Australia.

Since the beginning of Faisal’s career, he has been concerned with material culture to interrogate its culture by playfully yet critically positing and creating alterations of the objects, inviting his viewers to form a conversation with everyday objects. Faisal’s works have been the highlight of many awards, including Kompetisi Karya Trimatra Salihara (Winner), Indonesia Art Award (Juror’s Choice) and Bandung Contemporary Art Awards (Special Mention).

In 2014, he was awarded with a residency program at the Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik (ZKU – Center for Art and Urbanism) in Berlin, Germany.

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