(University of Melbourne/Curator Public Programs Asia TOPA)
Sadiah Boonstra is a scholar-curator based in Jakarta, Indonesia. She received her PhD from Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam in 2014. Sadiah is currently Asia Scholar at the University of Melbourne and the curator of public programmes at Asia TOPA, Melbourne. Her research and curatorial interests focus on the cultural history, heritage and performing arts of colonial and contemporary Indonesia in relation to the Netherlands and their representation in museums.