Ponimin M Hum(Indonesia)
Ponimin M. Hum is from Indonesia; he creates elaborate sculptural works and masks, often incorporating elements of dance into his presentations. Steeped in Indonesian traditional culture he is at the same time very aware of contemporary life worldwide; his works, which are rooted in his homeland traditions, are thoughtful and intelligent as well as very lively.
Alongside his ceramic practice he is currently lecturer in the Fine Art Department of the State University of Malang.
“Generally, my artwork centres on ideas and forms from Indonesian local culture, which I use symbolically.”