Participant

Cecil Mariani

Desainer, seniman, peneliti di Koperasi Riset Purusha, penggiat seni budaya, pengajar di Institut Kesenian Jakarta Fakultas Seni Rupa Jurusan Desain Komunikasi Visual juga di Program Pasca Sarjana Institut Kesenian Jakarta. 2008-2011 Cecil menjadi bagian dari komunitas salihara. Pada 2011 ia menginisiasi TuaTuaSekolah sebuah program beasiswa independen agar ia dan rekan-rekannya dapat melanjutkan pendidikan pascasarjana setelah ia diterima di School of Visual Arts, New York. Kini selain bekerja sebagai desain strategist pada tim desain “Mariani Witabora”, Cecil juga bagian dari Arisan Desainer Upacita. Ia salah satu dari dewan pertimbangan organisasi untuk serikat Sindikasi (Serikat Pekerja Media dan Industri Kreatif untuk Demokrasi). Tahun 2018, Cecil menjadi bagian dari Dewan Juri program Cipta Media Ekspresi, perayaan pengetahuan dan kreatifitas ekspresi perempuan dalam aneka ragam bentuk dan dinamikanya dengan rupa hibah dana tunai.

A designer, artist, and researcher at Purusha Research Cooperative, culture and art activist, lecturer at the Department of Visual Communication & Design, Faculty of Visual Arts, and Graduate Program, Jakarta Arts Institute. In 2008-2011, Cecil was part of the Salihara community. In 2011, she initiated Tua-tua Sekolah, an independent scholarship program so that she and her colleagues can continue their postgraduate education after she was accepted into the School of Visual Arts, New York. She now works as a design strategist in the design team “Mariani Witabora”. Cecil is also part of Arisan Designer Upacita. She is on the organizational councils for SINDIKASI (Union of Media and Creative Industry Workers for Democracy). In 2018, Cecil became one of the jury for Cipta Media Ekspresi, an arts grant program aiming to expand the knowledge and creativity of women’s expressions in various forms and dynamics.