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The Beautiful Mural at Ismail Marzuki Park

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17, October 2018

On September 10, 2018, the Governor of Jakarta Anies Baswedan was inauguruated mural artwork at Ismail Marzuki Park (Taman Ismail Marzuki or TIM), Central Jakarta. The mural is a collaboration Besar Kolombia di between the Jakarta Administration and Colombia Embassy in Jakarta. The mural itself is part of the Jakarta Administration wanting Jakarta as the art and culture canvas.

Mural at TIM created by Colombian mural artist, Ledania, with “Inside Urban Diversity” theme which means diversity, unity, nature, and relation among humans. The process spend only five days with six until seven hours per day. With yellow-dominated, the mural of Ledonia who original namely Diana Ordonez looks cheerful and become the main attention for every people who pass it. The giant mural decorating walls facing to Jakarta Theater (Teater Jakarta).

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Anies hopes Ledonia’s mural not only make the face of Ismail Marzuki Park more colorful, but can also be enjoyed by all Jakartans. Further, the first man in Jakarta wanting artworks in Jakarta can keep displayed at TIM.

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