On 27-30 September 2017, LaSalle College Jakarta interior design department went to Jogjakarta for a field trip. All the students and lecturers stayed at Yats Colony, a boutique hotel with a contemporary and Scandinavian design.
27 SEPTEMBER 2017
On the first day, all the students visited Tentrem Hotel, 5-star hotel located at Cokrodinigratan area to do some research about the interior organization, activity, room facility and other interior related that support the layout system and hotel management. They were welcomed by Ms. Rosa from Hotel Tentrem as the guide, starting from the lobby, waiting room and restaurant area. Then, Ms. Rosa showed each of the guest room, for example deluxe, premier, executive and the presidential room. Finally, all the students visited the other facilities, for example, the gift shop, spa room, ballroom and swimming pool.
At the afternoon, they continued to visit Sarasa Tegel, a company that produced Tegel flooring for the commercial interior, for example, restaurant, hotel, and resort. Mr. Heru (the owner) explained the concept and the process of Sarasa Tegel, then he showed us directly the production, starting from the coloring and basic process until the Tegel dries.
At night, they visited Abhayagiri for dinner, we chose this place because the interior and the architecture was a good representation of a traditional Jogja architecture from its structure and furniture, it was also located on a hill with Prambanan Temple and the City of Yogyakarta view.
In the evening, they go to Sambirejo Prambanan area to dinner at restaurant Abhayagiri. In addition to dinner, students can also learn Abahyagiri interior which is a representation of the traditional architecture of Jogja both from the interior structure and the furniture, restaurant Abhayagiri also located on the hill that leads to the Prambanan temple and the view of Jogjakarta city.
29 SEPTEMBER 2017
On the third day of the entourage of Interior Design LaSalle departed to the tourist area Kaliurang to visit the museum Ullen Sentalu. Ullen Sentalu Museum is a contemporary museum that exhibits historical items relics from the palace Surakarta and Jogjakarta. As a contemporary museum, Ullen Ssentalu has a sequence that is different from most museums in Indonesia where the flow of visitors is directed only one path from the incoming to exit. Unfortunately, the beauty of the museum Ullen Sentalu should not be immortalized by visitors, can only from outside the museum.
In the afternoon the group headed to Sumberharjo area to visit the domes house. Rumah Domes is a rural village which is a relocation area for the victims of the earthquake of Yogyakarta in 2006. Domes house initiated by the world foundation of America with donor Ali Alabar from Abu Dhabi, specially designed for earthquake resistant and vibration resistant. The group was accepted by Mr. Sulaksmono as the manager of this domes house and explained by Mr. Sulaksmono how the early history and the development of domes house until now.
30 SEPTEMBER 2017
On the fourth day of the entourage of Interior Design LaSalle College Jakarta visited the Winotosastro batik house located in Prawirotaman Jogjakarta. Students learn the types of batik, see the process of batik and also do workshops to make batik motifs in cloth by using the process of wax or canting. After the batik workshop activity the entourage departed to Adisucipto Airport to return to Jakarta.
Casa Indonesia held their annual exhibition in Ballroom The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place and as per usual that our Interior Design Program had chance to display student works in the Young Designers section.