Jim Supangkat

Jim Supangkat, born in Makassar on May 2, 1948, is an art critic and chief curator of CP Foundation. He graduated from the Department of Fine Arts and Design at the Bandung Institute of Technology in 1975. He started his career as sculptor and initiated the Indonesian New Art Movement the same year, becoming a full-time art critic and independent curator in the late 1980s. From the 1990s onwards, he was actively involved in introducing Indonesian art internationally and establishing regional art forums, mainly in Southeast Asia.