Saichu Yohansyah

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Saichu Yohansyah (Sayo) was born in Java, but has been living in Berlin since 1987. Beside his studies of sculptures at the art college in Oslo, he travelled through Asia, Africa, Europe and the United States where he discussed his art philosophy with other artists. Since 2000, he has occupied himself with gongs, by producing and painting them on his own. In 2005, he presented the Klingenden Bilder in Berlin. Furthermore, he developed his own sound meditation therapy and created contemporary music compositions along with several musicians. Out of it he produced the program Orient meets Oxident, a cooperation of western instruments with the gongs. He presents his compositions at various exhibitions and performances in Berlin.