Komunitas Salihara: An Art Center in South Jakarta


Komunitas Salihara or Salihara Community is an enclave of culture and multidisciplinary arts center in Indonesia. It is first established on August 8, 2008. Salihara is located on Jl. Salihara No 16, Pasar Minggu, Jakarta Selatan/South Jakarta, and occupying an area of 3,800 m2. Salihara Community has several facilities ie: Salihara Theatre, the first black box theater in Indonesia that can accommodate up to 252 visitors. The theatere is equipped with a Soundproof walls, dressing room following all the stage equipment, sound systems, and modern lighting. The roof was also designed as an outdoor theater, named the Teater Atap Salihara (Salihara Rooftop Theatre).

In addition, Salihara Community also has a Salihara Gallery. This cylindrical interior gallery is fitted with a circular wall with no corners are designed to provide wider viewing space. A multipurpose room named Serambi Salihara and a coffee shop with open views located under this building.

Salihara community also has several special programs, including the Festival Salihara, Salihara Literary Biennale, Salihara Women Artists Forum, Salihara Theater Forum, Salihara Jazz Buzz, Salihara Monthly Discussion, and a series of public lectures.

How to get here (see the route map):

From Juanda / Gondangdia / Cikini go to platform 2 and take the Red Line heading to Depok/Bogor then stop at the Pasar Minggu Station and take a 5 minute walks to the Southwest

From Tanah Abang : Go to Platform 3 and take Yellow Line heading to Depok/Nambo/Bogor then stop at the Pasar Minggu Station and take a 5 minute walks to the Southwest

From Sudirman: Go to Platform 2 and take the Yellow Line heading to Depok/Nambo/Bogor then stop at the Pasar Minggu Station and take a 5 minute walks to the Southwest

see the link map or the map below

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