Hi. My name is Faiz.
I'm a graphic designer, now I'm with a brother who manages the Alternative Art Space.
Our Space Like an Integrated Community Room Because here we have several different Community Focus Programs, We also run Weekly Programs and monthly programs such as Art Exhibitions, Music Shows, Poetry Nights, Film Screening.
we are open to everyone who has creative ideas and collaboration in several projects.
Intimate house consists of several sub-sections
- Artmore Studio
They focus on the visual arts project and the Graffity Program, they have a design studio and a painting studio
with notes of slogans, movements, sounds. Mesinsuara Consists of making Music showcases and Helping Local Musicions to Distribute and provide their music.mesinsuara always tries to expand the possibilities to collaborate with other musicians and also with the enthusiasm of music. Mesinsuara also triggers the movement of local music.
- Mesra Shop
We also have merchandise stores collected from creative people around us and try to sell them as merchandise.
- Innocent Coffe Bar
Providing the best food and drink for everyone
- Layar Berkaca
a community consisting of making film screenings and film discussions
- Vermisse Guest House
1st Backpacker Hostel with intimate area.
Our location is located in the heart of downtown Sukabumi, only 600 meters from the main Sukabumi train station and we have an Alternative Art Gallery.
The Building looks Vintage from several angles and is combined with inspired by Street Art Culture, a minimalist design to create a pleasant and enjoyable stay for everyone.
For more information and if you are interested in coming, you can always contact us and we want to help you answer questions about our program and help you get around by giving directions.
Looking forward to seeing you soon,
Help with Computers / internet
You can Get Experience of Study Art Collective Sukabumi local indonesian. Also you can Join and collaboration with our project.
also you can choose wich project you want to join.
- We will joining into our program so will be a part of our project
We can Traveling together to Gunung Padang site is a prehistoric site inherited from Megalithic culture in West Java. Precisely located on the border of Gunungpadang Hamlet and Panggulan such as a historic sites, hang out place, touristic places, with our local comunity.
- Showing you the local foods and also how to cook them if they wanna learn.
- We would like to make your time here is great. The area is popular for its beautiful nature, Like Rain Forest . Waterfall also you can going together to turtle beach, its not near from here but we can go together.
- Visual Art Project
You can make several art projects such as Exhibitions. also if you do graffity you can create a graffity program with our graffity community.
- Documentary video
Record a video of all activities at the intimate house Based on your perspective,
and you can filter and present after you have finished making the video.
- Music Collaboration
We have a small music recording studio here, so you can make musical collaborations here with the Mesinsuara Team.
we are happy to see our place better and better, so we believe Plant will help our space look good.
You can help us garden here.
- Teaching English language
Not everyone here is smooth using englis so you can make our community improve their skills better.
- Create art merchandise
You can come here and discuss with us we and together find ideas for making unique items
- Interior design Vermisse Guest House
We have a new guesthouse here. we will be happy if you can help us make our guest house look more comfortable and travel.
- Making Art Program
From all lists you can choose which project you want to do here. or you can specify it here.
most importantly, we want all volunteers who come to feel comfortable with this place and have some specific results when doing some projects.
We have 5 Room of guest House.
Shared accommodation with a private room and we can help you to provide meals or you also can cook your own meals.
Ps : usually we served sundanese - indonesian food, if you are vegetarian we can help you looking for vegetarian foods.
After you have free time when you here. you can go to Rain forest
Rainforests are forests characterized by high rainfall, with annual rainfall in the case of tropical rainforests between 250 and 450 centimetres (98 and 177 in), and definitions varying by region for temperate rainforests. The monsoon trough, alternatively known as the intertropical convergence zone, plays a significant role in creating the climatic conditions necessary for the Earth's tropical rainforests
we close enought with rain forest.
You can also using our motorbike to going arount city..
getting here and away :
From Jakarta airport :
1. take the "Damri" bus from soekarno hatta airport to sukabumi (available from 08:00 AM - 16:00 PM)
2. you can take sky train to the airport link station and take the train to sudirman station and continue with commuter line to bogor station then after that you can take a train from paledang station (it's 5 minutes walkaway from bogor station) to sukabumi (you need to book in advance) another option is mini van or bus to sukabumi.
3. Book door to door travel from soekarno hatta aiport to sukabumi , but you need to book in advance.
From Bandung airport (i suggest you to go from here because the traffic jam isn't as bad as from jakarta to sukabumi) :
1. you can take taxi or bus from husein sastra negara airport to Leuwi panjang bus terminal and take a bus to sukabumi
2. Book a door to door travel from bandung to sukabumi.
ps : i recommend you to download Gojek or Grab (an online transportation like Uber) from appstore or google play for the transportation options, it's so cheap and easier to get, you can hire a car or motorcyle to take you from A to B point (up to 22- 27 km)
available local transportation :
Online transportation (Gojek, Grab)
Cheapest and easiest way to go from A point to B point! you can download the application on Appstore or google play!
Public Transportation (Angkot)
the ANGkutan KOTa (=city transportation) which is the so-called “Angkot” among Indonesians. These cars look like minivans or minibusses with eye-catching color such as blue, red, or green. Every Angkot has their own route, to distinguish by letter or number code, or line color on the side. The route usually posted on the windshield, example like ‘Bhayangkarai-Degung-City Mall’ means that Angkot will go through those 3 places on their route.
BUS / Train :
To Yogyakarta :
there's a bus with air conditioner from Sukabumi to Yogyakarta , you can book in the travel agent nearby and it's really cheap around $10 . it takes like 12 hours from Sukabumi , usually you will get free food (buffet style) while the bus stop by in the restaurant. and there's a small restroom in the bus
to Bali (Denpasar)
there's bus with air conditioner From Sukabumi to Denpasar , which cost aroud $30 and it takes like 24 - 27 hours and they will stop by in the restaurant for several time and you will get free food also (buffet style) and there's a small restroom in the bus. you can see the scenery around the java island as it will stop by in few cities.
To Bandung :
There's a bus with air conditioner from sukabumi to bandung and it cost like $2 - $3 dollar and it will takes like 3 - 4 hours depends on the traffic.
To jakarta :
There's a bus leave to jakarta but it's rare to find the bus with air con, so the best way to go to jakarta is by Train because the traffic is pretty bad also , and you need to book in advance ( sukabumi - bogor train) then take another train to jakarta. it cost like $3-$4 dollar both train and bus, the train has air con both economy and executive class
ps : There is no airport in sukabumi because it still built and renovate together with the toll road, so the nearest airport is Soekarno Hatta Airport (Jakarta) and Husein Sastranegara Airport (Bandung). the best way to go to Sukabumi is from Bandung!
ps : i can help you out with the book if you let me know in advance
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week