Ay Tjoe born in 1973. After working as a textile designer, she embarked as an artist in around 2000. While holding exhibitions regularly in Southeast Asia, she also participates in international exhibitions in New York, London, Berlin, and Beijing, and is steadily building a reputation as a contemporary artist.
A contemporary Indonesian artist’s first solo exhibition at the museum in Japan. Ay Tjoe Christine brings deep insight into human imperfections and duality to artworks sourced in Christian narratives and spiritual themes. Her abstract images, blending in beautiful harmony with the canvas’ negative space reveal, recall religious iconography, but even more, they convey her earnest search into relationships between humans and all things.
Ay Tjoe Christine “Spirituality and Allegory”
Date: April 28th – August 19th, 2018
Opening Hours: 10:00 – 18:00 (Friday and Saturday till 20:00)
Closed on Mondays (Open on April 30, July 16, August 13), and July 17 (Tue.)
Place: 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
Admission：Adult 1,000 yen, University student 800 yen