Ideas Journal

Toko Pura-Pura (Quasi-shop)

15 December 2016
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The Jakarta-based artist collective ruangrupa stages "Toko Pura-Pura" as a play on toko rupa-rupa ("assorted shop")—where many of Hong Kong's Indonesian domestic workers' daily needs are met. Utilising old and new archives, the shop serves as a transactional space where knowledge and ideas are exchanged through collaborations with Hong Kong-based artists, musicians, designers, and cultural initiatives.

Toko Pura-Pura Manifesto(ko) in 'Bahasa Indonesia'

Toko Pura-Pura Manifesto(ko) e-dossier

 

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Image: A quick sketch of Quasi-shop in germination by Farid Rakun.

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Thu, 15 Dec 2016

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