Photos by Grafis Nusantara
Introducing “Grafis Nusantara Vol. 02,” a captivating publication curated by Kamengski that unveils a mesmerizing array of more than 150 kerupuk labels. From the personal collection of Atras Alwafi, meticulously gathered since 2015, as each label tells a unique story. This beautifully crafted book is brought to life by the artistic prowess of Tiny Studio, a dynamic design atelier based in Jakarta renowned for their mastery in brand identity, art direction, and awe-inspiring photography.
This captivating publication serves as a treasure trove of visual inspiration, unveiling the often-overlooked realm of kerupuk labels – the cherished Indonesian snacks and culinary companions. Discovering the hidden artistry behind these labels, which may be dismissed as cheap or kitschy by some. In truth, they serve as reflections of the socio-cultural influences and unique identities rooted in their places of origin.
In order to celebrate, Grafis Nusantara and Kamengski have joined forces to present a book publication and release event scheduled for June 2nd, 2023, at Grammars Gift Shop. This “take over” promises an enchanting gathering with esteemed speakers, including Atras Alwafi, Tiny Studio, and Norrm Radio with captivating music performances.