Arts in Motion
is a series of short documentaries that tell about the daily life and practices of contemporary Indonesian artists. Men, women, old, young, upcoming and renowned, all unique characters who share the same passion in their profession as a visual artist, fashion designer, architect, writer, photographer, animator and so on. "Arts in Motion" is an independent production developed by Spotlight New Media.
What do these artist do all day? And what are their main motivations and background for creating their works? We follow the artists to their homes and during their activities, early in the morning or late at night. The camera observes the do’s and like’s, as it captures the story behind the persons and their works. We plunge into their domestic life with family and the action of "hunting" photos near a railroad, fashion show, dance performance or fancy exhibitions. These series focus on contemporary artists and the importance of documenting and promoting Indonesia arts in an alternative way.