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FX Harsono

This is History 

By HG Masters

PLYWOOD FENCE AND OUR FOREST1982, text, screen print on plywood, 120 x 15 cm, length of installation: 

600 m, installed at Parangtritis beach, Yogyakarta, 1982.

All images in this article are courtesy the artist.

I find my ideas along the roads, in my bedroom, in workshops and theaters. There is no limit to the objects that can give rise to an idea, from the most unusual such as fences and doormats to the most generic such as flowers and women.
—FX Harsono, from the catalog for
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