Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Heri Dono

 (born 1960)
Heri Dono is active/lives in Indonesia.  Heri Dono is known for Painting.

Biography  
Heri Dono


Heri Dono was born in Jakarta in 1960. Heri studied at the Indonesian Institute of Art in Yogyakarta for seven years (1980-1987), winning the Best Painting Prize in 1981. Just before graduation, Heri Dono deliberately dropped out of this school on principle. He said, “No institution can guarantee that with a certificate, you can be an artist. So I did an experiment for myself to see if I did not get a certificate — could I still be an artist?” Heri Dono's greatest accolade was winning Belgium's Prince Claus Award in 1998. He also won the Unesco Prize at the Shanghai Biennale in 2000. Heri Dono has had solo exhibitions in the United States, Singapore, Australia, Canada, Japan, Great Britain and Switzerland.



Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday

About  Heri Dono

Born:  1960 - Jakarta
Known for:  Painting