Patriot is an artist and an educator who lives and works in Bandung. As a painter he often uses the optical imaginary aspect of an image, thereby making use of the flat surface of a canvas to make deviating/shifting (?) images. Originating from paintings with plural imagery, woven images, as well as layering connections between memories and meaning behind abreasted images. He was one of the finalists of Bandung Contemporary Art Awards in 2012 and 2015, also his solo exhibition “KUP: Titik Silang Kuasa 66-98” that explores the memory throughout New Order in Indonesia was held in Lawangwangi Creative Space in 2014.