Riar Rizaldi (Indonesia-Hong Kong)
Riar Rizaldi (b. 1990, Bandung, Indonesia) works as an artist and amateur researcher currently based in Hong Kong. His main focus is on the relationship between capital and technology, extractivism, and theoretical fiction.
Riar has also curated ARKIPEL Jakarta International Documentary & Experimental Film Festival — Penal Colony (2017), Internet of (No)Things (2018) at Jogja National Museum and co-curated Open Possibilities: ‘There is not only one neat way to imagine our future’ at JCC, Singapore & NTT ICC, Tokyo (2019-2020).
His works have been shown at Locarno Film Festival, BFI Southbank London, International Film Festival Rotterdam, NTT InterCommunication Center Tokyo, Centre Pompidou Paris, Times Museum Guangzhou, and National Gallery of Indonesia amongst others.