Dzikra Afifah

b. 1998, Bandung, Indonesia
Lives and works in Bandung, Indonesia

Dzikra Fafifah completed her studies in sculpture at the Faculty of Art and Design at Bandung Institute of Arts and Culture in 2021. Her practice revolves around her fascination with scrap clay – clay parts often destroyed after the modelling process, unearthing insights into the extreme transformation of materials into a solid state.

Presently, she finds herself immersed in the creative environment of ‘Studio Lokositato’. It is within this dynamic workspace that she continues to nurture and expand her artistic practice, with a particular focus on ceramic sculpture. This medium allows her to explore the intricate interplay of form and texture, creating unique and evocative work that resonates with viewers. As she delves deeper into her craft, Dzikra’s ceramic sculptures are sure to captivate and inspire, making her a rising star in the world of contemporary art.

BIOGRAPHY INFORMATION FROM GAJAH GALLERY AND BEOPEN ART, JANUARY 2024.

Country: Indonesia