This is an illustration made for collaboration with illustrators at the Artulistiwa, with the theme Rupa Gerak Nusantara, or in English it can be interpreted as 'various kinds of traditional dance in Indonesia'. We take the Reog Ponorogo dance as an illustration.
Reog is a traditional dance that became the main identity for Ponorogo Regency, Indonesia. Reog National Festival is held every year along with the anniversary of Ponorogo regency and the Grebeg Suro celebration. Reog tells the story about the struggle of a prince who will propose to a beautiful princess. 'Reog Ponorogo' tells the story of a mythical battle between the King of Ponorogo and the magical lion-like creature called Singa Barong.