Our Team

Cristian Rahadiansyah

Festival Director

The Jakarta-based journalist has worked for seven different magazines in the last 15 years. Cristian has written and edited several books, hosted a radio talk show as well as given talks in various writer and photographer forums.

Ng Swan Ti

Program Director

Her works have been featured in the Noorderlicht, the Jakarta Biennale and the DongGang Photo Festival. Swan Ti, Managing Director of PannaFoto Institute, was the member of the Joop Swart Masterclass 2016 selection committee.

Jippy Rinaldi

Creative Director

Jippy is the founder of Jippy Rinaldi Design Studio, which focuses on branding, editorial and digital design for companies and organizations. He also manages Pokkonya Popsicles and LAKA Copper Indonesia

Yusni Aziz

Deputy Director

Yusni, a photographer and writer, is the co-founder of Heterogenic (@htrgnc), an online platform for Indonesian photographers. His works have been published by PHmuseum, The Guardian, DestinAsian Indonesia, Tempo and many more.

Nina Hidayat

Head of Communications

Apart from her main job as the Head of Communications at Museum MACAN, Nina explores various women's issues on her blog, Tentang Perempuan. She has worked for lifestyle publications Prestige Indonesia and Marie Claire Indonesia.

Rosa Panggabean

Assistant Curator

Rosa, a recipient of the 2014 Erasmus Huis Fellowship to Amsterdam, regularly teaches photography workshops and explores social change, identity and human rights issues. Her first photo book, Exile, was published in 2014.

Fransisca Angela

Program Manager

The Jakarta-based independent photographer has an interest in documenting people’s stories. Such interest has brought her to follow a local priest in Bali for Airbnb Experience and cover Lombok earthquake relief for Mercy Corps.

Irene Barlian

Program Manager

The Jakarta-based photographer explores culture and humanity issues. Her works have appeared in several publications and exhibitions in USA, Switzerland and Greece. In 2019, Irene joined Reuters as a contributing photographer.

Suhartina Sindukusumo

Program Manager

Her career in journalism started in 2013 when she joined DestinAsian Indonesia's editorial team. She moved to Bali to work as an editor for Bali & Beyond magazine, then decided to return to Jakarta and has since become a freelance writer.