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Since the year 2006 we in Jatiwangi have used Jaf Gallery as a...

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Since the year 2006 we in Jatiwangi have used Jaf Gallery as a media to push the creative process of our residents through collaboration. The exhibition in Jaf Gallery will establish over time a new pattern of transaction for how knowledge is distributed and how society awareness is raised. The last luxury things in the life is thinking, Jatiwangi people will no longer need to go to the city anymore to gain knowledge.

Jaf TV is a part of the JaF audiovisual division that is...

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Jaf TV is a part of the JaF audiovisual division that is intended to create independent sources of information for residents through popular media. Community TV was born out of the Village Video Festival, and is an effort to curate the abundance of information that appears in the village through mass media, newspapers, radio, television, and the internet. The community-run program distribute information that results from local needs and issues.

Initiated at the same time of the birth of JaF (2005) and run by...

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Initiated at the same time of the birth of JaF (2005) and run by local citizen. Started as community radio with 40 Watts capacity and 5 KM radius; has now grown into local radio with 1000 Watts capacity and 50 KM radius. JaF Radio is built with the agenda to create a smart and motivated public that is eager to develop themselves based on local culture. For that, JaF Radio uses Sundanese (spoken language in West Java), explore local materials and facts in its on air programs and periodically hold off air meetings in order to strengthen the relationship of the growing community of their listeners.

Jaf’s monthly discussion series is held every 27th of the month....

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Jaf’s monthly discussion series is held every 27th of the month. This activity is an open forum where anyone can come to discuss their thoughts, ideas, and approaches in various and vastly different fields of knowledge. This forum is made possible by the presence of participants from all walks of life: artists, farmers, rooftile factory workers, politicians, teachers, entrepreneurs, and other members of society. Forum 27an also expected to get the latest and fresh information that is happening in the community.

In the beginning Jatiwangi Art Factory (Jaf) opened its art...

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In the beginning Jatiwangi Art Factory (Jaf) opened its art activities by sharing goodwill with village residents through small and intimate musical performances. Jaf also invited musicians and artists to stay for a period in Jatiwangi, and to share their experiences with villages though shows, workshops, collaborations, film screenings, discussions, and so on. Ceramic music consortium is doing research and development in music and ceramics by local resources of Jatiwangi clay.

Jaf Air is an artist in residency program from Jatiwangi art...

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Jaf Air is an artist in residency program from Jatiwangi art factory that provides and support a collaborative space for interdisciplinary artists from indonesia and abroad to work with local and regional individuals, groups, organizations or institutions on specific projects in focuses of rural-urban issue. The character of an industrial society tends to be aggressive and hard working, and we have discovered many traditional art forms that can also function as tools.

Ceramic Music Festival (CMF) is a landmark of the emergence of a...

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Ceramic Music Festival (CMF) is a landmark of the emergence of a new culture in Jatiwangi: Music from clay-based instruments or, simply, ceramic music. Held by the people of Jatiwangi and JaF, the official opening ceremony of CMF 2012 was marked with more than 1500 people of Jatiwangi beating rooftiles in the Rampak 1001 Perkusi Genteng (1001 Rooftile Percussion Orchestra). Involving people from all 16 villages in the Jatiwangi district, the orchestra simply become a movement.

Jatiwangi Residency Festival is a bi-annual festival in the...

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Jatiwangi Residency Festival is a bi-annual festival in the concept of guest-host relationship context. Participating artists will have an opportunity to experience the life, traditions and culture of the people of Jatiwangi and, in turn, to share their own cultural backgrounds and perspectives as artists with their hosts. During the period of residency, artists will collaborate with their hosts and other artists to create new works of art for the festival event.

Village Video Festival is an annual video residency festival...

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Village Video Festival is an annual video residency festival organized by Jatiwangi art factory and Sundayscreen. This festival invites artists and non-artists who have passion in exploring new media to stay and collaborate with Jatiwangi’s residents. Participants will sharpen their vision through advocacy in the form of workshops tutored by invited practitioners, such as: video artists, researchers, filmmakers, and visual communication experts. The expected result of this tutorial method is a kind to formulate a new district remapping in the form of video, also as a strategy to communicate policy in creative ways.
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