Hanny Widjaja

Art &


About me

Born in Bandung, she have loved drawing ever since her childhood. Painting for her is an expression of her amazement of the Creator, which is why she prefer to paint objects of nature such as animals and landscape in realism, usually utilizing oil paint, pastel, watercolor, or gouache. Despite her preference to realism, she have explored abstract as well in her twenties.

Attended an art and culture school in Bandung in 1973, she had never really concentrated on painting until 2002 and since then, she had attended many exhibitions in Indonesia such as Jakarta, Bogor, Malang, Bali, Jogjakarta, Solo and abroad such as, Edmonton Canada, Incheon Korea, Kuala Lumpur,Langkawi, Pulau Ketam,Malaysia, Taipei and Taichung, Taiwan, Tokyo, Japan, Shanghai, Suzhou, Nanning,, Hexian,China, Nepal, Tirana Albania. Her solo exhibition was titled “Save Our Heritage” at Hotel Salak Bogor on June 8 – 15, 2008 and at American Club Jakarta in June, 2009. In March 2009 she got an honorable mention in Indonesian Heritage Society’s First Art & Photography Exhibition “Image of Indonesia” in Jakarta for her painting “Kampong by Ciliwung River”. She is one of the finalists of Art Revolution Taipei 2019 and 2020, in 2021 she is appointed to be General Association’s Tsai Mo Art Ambassador in Indonesia.

Until now she sometimes takes part in auctions for charity, especially for the poor, children with special needs and for church, for whom and she made some religious paintings. Her paintings have been collected by people from Indonesia and other countries such as Australia, Japan, Columbia, South Africa, The Netherlands, United States and Canada. Among her various activities, she also offers drawing and painting lesson.



  • May 4-14, 2022

    RINART Tirana International Contemporary Festival


    Online exhibition during the pandemic

  • Dec 10-30, 2021

    Truly Watercolour


    Online exhibition during the pandemic

  • Mar 7, 2021

    r e-intrpretation of InternationalContemporary Watercolour, BY the RIVER, Female Watercolour Painter at Qingdao Sculpture Musseum

    Shanghai, China

View All Exhibitions