Riar Rizaldi is an Indonesian artist currently based in Hong Kong. His main focus is on the relationship between humans and technology, consumer electronics, theory-fiction, image circulation, and network intervention. Through his works, he questions notions of (a)temporality, image politics, digital materiality, media archeology, and unanticipated consequences of technologies in human life. He is also actively composing and performing sonic-fiction using the methods of field recording and foley through programming language.
Riar is currently a PhD candidate at School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong.