(Jakarta, 1960)

Born 1960 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Lives and works in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Graduated from Indonesian Institute of the Arts (ISI), Yogyakarta, Indonesia in 1987. Studied Wayang kulit (leather puppets) under Sukasman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia in 1987-1988. Graduated from University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia in 2002. Graduated in 2004 from Fellowship for Curatorial Work, IFA Stuttgart, Germany.

Selected Solo Exhibition:
"Heri Dono" Frgfabriken at Stockholm in 2015, Sweden.
"The World and I" at Tyler Rollins Fine Art in 2014 New York, USA. 
"The World and I: Heri Dono's Art Odyssey" at Art:1 New Museum in 2014, Jakarta, Indonesia.
"Heri Dono-The Ship of History" at Sperl Galerie in 2013, Nikolaisaal, Potsdam, Germany

Selected Group Exhibition
"Venice Biennale" at Venice in 2015 Italia
"Base "RED'." at REDBASE Foundation in 2015, Yogyakarta - Indonesia
"In Search of Meaning - The Human Image in a Global Perspective" at Museum de Fundatie in Zwolle at 2015, The Netherlands.
"Voyage Trokomod" at 56th Venice Biennale in 2015, Indonesia Pavilion, , Venice, Italy.
"Fiesta Fatahillah" at Jakarta Endowment for Arts and Heritage program in 2014, Jakarta Contemporary Art Space, Kantor Pos Fatahillah, Jakarta, Indonesia.