RRREC Fest

Tanakita Camping Ground, Sukabumi, West Java, Indonesia

Began in 2014, this yearly festival is intended to provide a platform that can generate a meeting point to share experiences among music festival goers, musicians, artists, activists, local residents, festival organizers, as well as cross-disciplinary public from all generations; all of whom will be camping, gathering, and venturing together for 3-days/2-nights at Tanakita, in a casual hang-out atmosphere that is intimate, warm, and cozy. We believe that fresh, audacious, and clever ideas are often conceived from the tradition of having laid-back, spontaneous, and natural meet-ups. It is dedicated to values alternative minds and spirits who have creating new ideas and imagination, as well as the inclusivity of artists and audiences alike.

Background

RRREC Fest in The Valley began in 2014. This yearly festival is intended to provide a platform that can generate a meeting point to share experiences among music festival goers, musicians, artists, activists, local residents, festival organizers, as well as cross-disciplinary public from all generations; all of whom will be camping, gathering, and venturing together for 3-days/2-nights at Tanakita, in a casual hang-out atmosphere that is intimate, warm, and cozy. We believe that fresh, audacious, and clever ideas are often conceived from the tradition of having laid-back, spontaneous, and natural meet-ups. It is dedicated to values alternative minds and spirits who have creating new ideas and imagination, as well as the inclusivity of artists and audiences alike.

Program

RRREC Fest in The Valley is a small and intimate festival in the format of a weekend getaway package deal/music-camp, which comprises a series of programs that carefully tailored; such as music performances, visual art exhibition, layar tancep (open-air cinema), artists’ residency, theater, workshops, talks, kids program and adventure. These programs are thoroughly put together by curatorial team of the festival. The curators with the artistic team designed an adventure to be experienced together based on space and time orientation, where each performer and musician will be playing in a specific time and at specific stage or location.​

Curatorial Frame

Curating unique local and regional talents, the music program is crafted to features selected artists that are considered to have created outstanding works. The line-up includes names of eccentric and inspiring musicians, legendary music figures, upcoming new artists, a few reliable music selectors, along with a panorama of experimental artists from South East Asia and its neighbors. The visual art exhibition is specifically supported by a residency program in order to develop works that are closely related with the local environment and community. The talks sessions and workshops are hosted by invited practitioners and organizations who are active in distributing knowledge to the public, as well as introducing creators, initiators, and artists; to share their own experiences in their respective field of practice. As for the film-screening program, it will show video works, short films, and feature-length films that will complement the wonderful atmosphere of the festival.