was born 1950 in Jakarta, Indonesia
Internationally celebrated Painter and Sculptor, Teguh Ostenrik holds a
Master Degree in Fine Arts Hochschule der Kuenste, West Berlin, Germany.
He has had more than one hundred solo and group exhibitions in the USA,
Europe (France, the Netherlands, Germany),Australia and throughout Asia.
His art works and commissioned projects are collected by many private collectors,
museums, international institutions and major corporations. To name a few are
Willem de Kooning Studio – USA, St.Mary of the Angels Church – Singapore,
Fukuoka Art Museum – Japan.
Among many noteworthy recognitions, Ostenrik was awarded
The Best Artist 2009 in Visual Arts Category by Tempo Magazine
and the Top Ten Philip Morris Art Award in 1997.
Most of Ostenrik’s works were created based on his respect to environment.
He used lots of recycle material and mother earth colors.
He believes that having himself raised in Indonesian culture, graduated from
Hochschulle der Künste West Berlin, Germany and later resided in Europa
for 16 years, has created a two sided insights in his works.
The Indonesian and European culture has merged in him and subconsciously
shaped his artistic statement.