KADIPATEN, INA, 1962
Diyanto was born on 23 February 1962 in Kadipaten, Majalengka, West Java. He currently lives and works in Bandung. In 1987 Diyanto joined the ASEAN Young Painters Workshop at Nan Yang Academy, Singapore, under the direction of Tang Da Wu. In 1991 Diyanto graduated from ITB Fine Arts. He began his study of Theater Performance in Augsburg, Germany, directed by Wolf Wanninger in 1992. Diyanto got an artist residency program at Curtin University, Perth, Australia, in 1999 and two years later, was granted an opportunity to attend Wind of Artist in Residence at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan. Since 1987 he has carried out joint exhibitions at his homeland and abroad and several solo exhibitions. Apart from parks, arranging theater stages in Bandung and Jakarta, they also perform performing arts.