Curator Selection / 2023 / /

Karya Kuno

  • Photographer
    Jacopo Maria Della Valle, Italy
  • Category

The Sundanese are Indonesian ethnic people of the western region of Java island.The Sundanese kingdom reached its zenith between 1482 and 1521,remembered as a time of peace and great prosperity.The jobs that the Sundanese carry out are the ancient crafts handed down from generation to generation,in particular the cultivation of rice is very important: the Sundanese culture, beliefs and traditions are usually centered on the cycle of rice. Other traditional Sundanese crafts are making paper umbrellas and pottery, dyeing fabrics, weaving fishing nets and drying fish, and collecting water lilies.