Indonesian performance art club shocks and startles with confrontational shows not all will enjoy

//Indonesian performance art club shocks and startles with confrontational shows not all will enjoy

Indonesian performance art club shocks and startles with confrontational shows not all will enjoy

Slapping their bodies and running in chaotic circles flailing their limbs, members of Jakarta’s controversial 69 Performance Club create confrontational shows that aren’t always easy to enjoy, but are impossible to ignore. The collective, whose members range in age from 17 to 50, have staged a number of startling productions, with scenes that can make an onlooker feel uncomfortable – as is sometimes the intention.“Performance art in Indonesia is a branch of art that is still quite ‘sexy’,” says…

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