On the opening of the exhibition virtually, Sandiaga Salahudin Uno as Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy of Republic Indonesia delivered an opening remark to all participants. Shinta Dhanuwardoyo as founder of LABX Gallery said, "LABX Gallery is our initiation in developing the potential of local artists during a pandemic, to be recognized in the international stage and market." As from the venue host, Windi Salomo, Art Director of ARTOTEL Group added, "We hope by the full support of the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, through this exhibition will empower the Indonesian artists to continue their work though in midst of pandemic and ARTOTEL Group is consistently to commit in providing a platform for Indonesian artists to work and innovate through their creative ideas."
The Milestone art exhibition from March 25 to May 25, 2021
ARTOTEL ARTSPACE in collaboration with LABX Gallery presents "The Milestone", as the biggest collaboration art exhibition in Indonesia in early 2021, which open for public with a strict health and safety protocols in place, from March 25 to May 25, 2021 at ARTSPACE ARTOTEL Thamrin - Jakarta and ARTOTEL Yogyakarta. The Milestone features 11 talented Indonesian artists namely: Aly Waffa, AT Sitompul, Bagus Triono, Bahaudin, Choirudin, David Rivaldo, Imelda Adams, Kadafi GK, Lucia Hartini, MA Roziq and Valentino Febri. In this exhibition, according to the terminology of the word milestone, benchmarks of achievement, each of the artists displays the most historical or meaningful artwork from their career journey in presenting their best works.