Roy Voragen moved to Indonesia after receiving masters in philosophy and political science from the University of Amsterdam in 2003. He taught undergraduate and graduate courses in philosophy and political science at universities in Bandung and Jakarta between 2003 and 2010. Since 2010, he works as an independent curator and freelance writer. He has curated, organised and participated in projects, talks and seminars in Bandung, where he resides, Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Manila and Hong Kong. He writes and publishes conceptual poetry: #superduperdecorativeart manifest; written in response to Asmudjo Irianto’s solo exhibition Unoriginal Sin, Art in the Expired Field, Aleph’s permutations, Your Lips Stutter, Eulogy for K; Futile Erasure and Primal #m74207281.