BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  GE15
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Front Row  >  Traversing the Ring of Fire with Art

Traversing the Ring of Fire with Art

05-Nov-19 15:00

Traversing the Ring of Fire with Art

It might seem like quite an undertaking to commit to a 10-year project, but that’s exactly what Indonesian multidisciplinary artists Irwan Ahmett and Tita Salina have done with their The Flame of the Pacific project. The project is a series of artistic and social interventions that range from Indonesia to New Zealand, and reflect on the geopolitical issues of the “Ring of Fire” region - where among other things, they travel, collect stories and artifacts, and present performances. We speak with Irwan and Tita about this huge artistic undertaking of theirs, from what inspired it, what exactly it entails, and where they hope it will lead.

Produced by: Sharmilla Ganesan

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  EnvironmentScienceVisual ArtsPerforming ArtsHistoryPeople and PlacesTravel

Tags:  The Bigger PictureFront Rowartistsmultidisciplinary artistsIndonesian artistRing of FirePacific basinpolitical artIndonesian artSoutheast Asian art


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Just For Kicks

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Dr. Muhammad Mohan, President of Transparency International Malaysia & Karen Cheah, President of the Malaysian Bar

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

What's the Focus

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Kenneth Chai, Co-founder, Airgro

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

MSP with Matt Armitage

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

Dr Anasuya Jegathevi Jegathesan, Dean of Psychology and Social Sciences, University of Cyberjaya

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Ng Yi Chung, Malaysia Partner at AC Ventures

2:05 PM

Front Row

Christmas Extravaganza Concert

2:20 PM

Front Row

Follow The Light

3:05 PM

Good Things

ABIM on Building a Moderate Malaysia

4:05 PM

Health & Living

International Anti-Corruption Day 2022: Corruption in Healthcare

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

Just For Kicks

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture

10:00 PM

Track By Track