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Needlepoint of Intestine?

Beside cloth of Tapis, the people of Lampung also have embroidery of intestine. Wait, this is not a real intestine. They called it Sulam Usus (usus = intestine). Sulam Usus is a needlepoint with a distinctive motif, made from satin cloth that shaped as chicken intestine. It has a refined forms and classic models. (more…)

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Tapis of Lampung

Cloth of Tapis is a typical cloth of Lampung. It is made of woven cotton yarn embroidered with gold or silver thread, with floral or fauna motifs. Cloth of Tapis generally used in religious ceremonies, even it is treated as a family heirloom. (more…)

Hitam Putih Malang

Melakukan perjalanan ke luar kota tentu ada suka dan dukanya. Dilihat dari sukanya, banyak… tapi dukanya juga belum tentu sedikit. Tanggal 5 Oktober 2011 aku berkunjung ke kota Malang. Ini adalah yang ketiga kalinya aku ke sana. Dan banyak pengalaman gak enaknya. Yang jelas aku tersesat tiga kali. Namun sukanya, aku bisa mendapatkan gambar-gambar yang tidak aku bayangkan sebelumnya.. (more…)

Ancient Building In The Middle of Intersection

Yogyakarta as a city of culture has its own characteristics and uniqueness. The existence of Palace of the Sultanate Yogyakarta automatically influenced the urban design, which typically has a significant philosophical-symbolic structure. One that is well known is the imaginary line that divides the city of Yogyakarta, which connects Mount Merapi the Tugu Monument Sultan’s Palace Panggung Krapyak and Parangkusumo beach on the south coast. (more…)

The Square of Malang

Generally, the square is a large field surrounded by roads and it can be used as a variety activities. Maybe we can say that the square is the large front yard. Almost every city in Indonesia has a square adjacent to the city hall. The square becomes the icon of the city. It has its own typical, according to the characteristics and the needs of each city. (more…)