Malahayati, born and based in Jakarta, Indonesia. She studies photography at Galeri foto Jurnalistik Antara and selected for Photojournalism workshop that hold by World Press Photo Foundation and Isee in 2004-2005. She had work editorial and commercial photography for several Mass Media and Company such as Prospektif (business magazine) Gatra (news magazine) and Deteksi Indo (major music event organizer). Her work published in several media such as Tempo, National Geographic Indonesa, Asian Geo etc. And she joined many Photo exhibition, a few it “Indonesia Dream “ at Erasmus Huis 2008, “Mata Perempuan” at TIM Cipta gallery 2006, Jakarta Biennale 2009. She has held her solo photo exhibition at instituto Italiano di cultura Jakarta in 2008. This exhibition “Statement of Soul” is about veil/jilbab/hijab (moslem women dress according to Islamic rule) fashion and its culture in Indonesia. Recently she selected for Vision 20/20 Photo Exhibition of contemporary Indonesian engaged photography at Jakopič Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia. she is also chapter lead of Women Photograph Indonesia
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