The Solo Great Sale exhibition held in the framework of the February, Solo Great Sale which became the annual agenda by the City of Surakarta, the UKM Cooperative Office participate to enliven the Solo Great Sale.
2. EXHIBITION OF SOLO INDONESIA CULINARY FESTIVAL
At the Solo Indonesia Culinary Festival at Vastenburg Fortress held by the Tourism Office. The Surakarta City UKM Cooperative Office participate in enlivening the event by sending several SMEs assisted by the UKM Cooperative Office and PLUT (Integrated Business Service Center).
3. INACRAFT EXHIBITION
The Surakarta City UKM Cooperative Office again participated in the INACRAFT Exhibition International Exhibition at the Jakarta Convention Center held from 24 to 28 April 2019.
Tumurun Private Museum is located at Jalan Kebangkitan Nasional RT 02 RW 04, near Taman Sriwedari Solo. As the name suggests, this museum is not open to the public. But occasionally the museum opened a special schedule. Or the public can use the appointment system that is posted via the email address on the Tumurun Private Museum page. The uneasy access would be paid if the visitor has earned a granted visit permit.
There are 100 collections of artwork in the museum owned by the founder of the largest textile business giant Sri Rejeki Isman (Sritex) Group. Inside there are two parts that are on display in the former pool area. The upper floor is a masterwork that is closed to the public. At the bottom, there is some contemporary work and Instagramable.
The whole collection is a treasure trove of HM Lukminto’s personal collection. Some of the existing collections are born from the golden hands of Mochtar Apin, Henk Ngantung, Arie Smit, Antonio Blanco, Ahmad Sadali, Affandi and Lee Man Fong. In addition, there is also Emil Rizek’s work, But Muchtar, Srihadi Soedarsono, Hendra Gunawan, and S. Susjojono. Other artists are H. Widayat, Johan Rudolf Bonnet, Walter Spies, Willem Gerard Hofker, Sudjana Kerton, Basoeki Abdullah and Raden Saleh.
While at the bottom, art lovers can find Kei Imazu’s work, Sinta Tantra, Eko Nugroho, Entang Wiharso, and Heri Dono. Do not miss not to see the works of Rudi Mantofani, Mochtar Sarman, Eddie Hara, Eddy Susanto, Handiwirman Saputra and Syaiful Garibaldi. Wedhar Riyadi’s gigantic sculpture once displayed at Art Jog 2017 is also here.
“The nature of our museum is still private because the infrastructure is not possible to open in general. But if there are people who want to visit, can directly contact us, “said owner Tumurun Private Museum as well as Vice President Director of PT Sri Rejeki Isman Tbk (Sritex) Iwan Kurniawan Lukminto Tumurun Private Museum presence is expected to give space appreciation of fine art in the City of Bengawan.
Iwan says one rare collection in Tumurun is Affandi’s paintings obtained in the United States. Affandi’s painting was once collected by a foreign citizen who lived in Indonesia long enough. Because the owner was gone, his son who did not understand about Affandi’s work finally decided to release.
Surakarta Radya Pustaka museum is the oldest museum in Indonesia, This museum has various histories which can improve our knowledge. Besides, we also can walk around there to relax. Radya Pustaka museum was built in Pakubowono IX government era which governed by Kanjeng Raden Adipati Sosrodiningrat IV in October 28th, 1890. Then, this museum was moved to Radya Pustaka Museum Building where located in Slamet Riyadi street, Surakarta, in January 1st, 1913. At that time, the building was owned by a Dutchmen, named Johannes Busselar. This museum collections are statues, traditional clothes, leather puppet, old photos and books, gamelan, and other ancient artifacts.