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Tension, a Hundred Years Architectural Perspectives in Indonesia

The exhibition, titled _Tension, a Hundred Years Architectural Perspectives in Indonesia_, is an architectural exhibition held by Pusat Dokumentasi Arsitektur (PDA), in cooperation with Nederlands Architectuurinstitu ut (NAi). This architectural exhibition tells of a narrative on architectural ideas which has taken place in Indonesia in the period 1910 – now. The narrative starts with the search for Indies architecture carried out by colonial period architects such as Henri Maclaine Pont and C.P. Wolff Schoemaker. The narrative would continue with the imagining of free, modern Indonesia during the reign of Sukarno. Architects of that day such as—among other—Friedrich Silaban and members…