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Museum MACAN

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Museum MACAN, is an acronym for The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara, Nusantara being the Indonesian word for the archipelago (and macan meaning tiger).

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This private museum opened its doors in late 2017 and presents a significant and expanding collection of eminent international and Indonesia modern and contemporary art. Indonesian philanthropist and businessman Haryanto Adikoesoemo has been amassing the collection for 25 years and aims not only to provide a dynamic exhibition program focusing on cultural exchange between Indonesia and the international art world, but plans to commission new works and offer artists and curators (among others) creative opportunities. The aim being the boosting of Indonesia’s vibrant art scene and making art more widely accessible—indeed a tiger on ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 800 words.)

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