A Celebration of Art - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara

On November 4, 2017, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara, or famously known as MACAN, officially opened for public in conjunction with Jakarta Biennale 2017.


MACAN was the first museum in Indonesia dedicated to international contemporary and modern art. MACAN was sponsored by Haryanto Adikoesoemo, one of the most famous art collector in Indonesia, and the museum will have over 800 of his personal collection from around the world.

In the future, MACAN will become an important part of the Indonesia visual art development with its network with other art institutions thru their events such as Jakarta Biennale and ArtJog. The art exhibition will focus on the exchange of art between Indonesia and international.


Malaria House, a youth community that celebrate art as part of our movement, stoked by this breakthrough and can’t wait to see others masterpiece from the rest of Indonesian & international artists.


With over 800 collections, MACAN is not only a museum for the art community. It’s a celebration of art for every level of communities. Everyone is invited to enjoy and appreciate the works of the finest Indonesian artists and international ones.


Photos Taken by Boristhemoris


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