Fondly known in the Indonesian art world as “Our man in Paris”, Salim lived in Paris from 1957 until his death over a decade ago at the age of 100. This is his story.
No modern metropolis is without problems, and Jakarta is no exception, but there are ways to love our city if you would only look closer. Jakarta has a lot to offer and is definitely a place that will make anyone keep coming back.
Istituto Italiano di Cultura Jakarta was established in 2000 and has since played a leading role in fostering the diplomatic relationships through culture between Indonesia and Italy.