Ridwan Kamil, architect – Saving Cities With Urban Farming
TEDxBandung – in the Indonesian language
Ridwan Kamil is one of the biggest names in modern Indonesian architecture. As an architect with a love for green, he uses creative design to solve urban issues. He is famously known as the designer of Aceh’s tsunami museum and Rasuna Epicentrum (Jakarta). His house was made from 30,000 used Red Bull bottles. In 2009 he was received the Top Ten Business Architecture Award from BCI Asia and Architect of the Year from Elle Decor Magazine.
Ridwan Kamil is a creative consultant and educator who cares about social environment. He believe that change is from within and from grass-root movement, not government-driven. His is involved in the Bandung Creative City Forum and Indonesia Berkebun (IDberkebun) which takes place in 14 cities around Indonesia.