Iabadiou Piko ( Piko Sugianto ) was born in 1984 in Prabumulih, South Sumatera, Indonesia. He graduated in 2005 from Academic Design of Vision Yogyakarta Department ( ADVY ), Major in Diploma of Art Photography Design. He self-taught learning in painting. He is now live and work in Yogyakarta. He had participated in selected group exhibitions in Yogyakarta, Semarang, Solo, Padang, Jakarta, and Surabaya Indonesia. His work has also been included in group shows at Cheim & Read Gallery, New York, Siena Art Institute Siena Italy, Bangkok Art and Culture Center Thailand, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China, “The 40th World Gallery of Drawing, Osten Biennial of Drawing”, Skopje Macedonia 2012, Lotte Gallery Korea, Art Gallery The University Center, Colorado Mesa University USA, Rochester
Contemporary Art Center New York, USA, Sanamchandra Art Gallery, Silpakorn University, Sanam Chandra Palace Campus, Nakhon Pathom province. Bangkok, Thailand, Chiang Mai University Art Center, Chiang Mai Province. Bangkok, Thailand. Forum Fundacao Eugenio De Almeida Museum, Evora, Portugal, Richmond Art Gallery ( RAG ), Canada, and Luhring Augustine, New York, USA.
His work portrays the memories in daily life in an abstract, figurative, and poetic atmosphere. He creates his work using the medium of Painting. His work is abstract, figurative, and intuitive, inspired by people he meets each day, things that happen himself, and places he has been. He captures memories, feelings, and imagination as a visual diary. his work is an allegory and metaphor of what goes around his life.