Monday, March 12, 2012

'Little Barry" Nanny : An Indonesia Transgender

'Little Barry' Nanny from JefriAries on Vimeo.



Turdi alias Avie, former nanny for the US President Barack Obama during an interview in Jakarta. Turdi, a transgender nanny in Indonesia who shot to fame after reports revealed he had cared for Barack Obama in the late 1970s wants nothing from 'little Barry' but to meet him again someday.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ



Transgenders during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ

Transgenders during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ




Transgenders during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ

Transgenders during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ

A transgender during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ

Transgenders pose for photograph during Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ in Jakarta, Indonesia

Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ


Two candidat of Indonesia Human Right Commisoner, Yulinaus Rettoblaut 'Mami Yuli' (L) accompany with Senior Advisor GAYa Nusantara Foundation, Dede Utomo (R) during a press confrence after Launching Rapid Assessment Human Right of LGBT-IQ at Human Right Commision Office in Jakarta.

Singer Perfomance during President Election

Transgender Singer's perfomance during president election in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Singer Perfomance during President Election



Transgender Singer's perfomance during president election in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer

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HIV/Aids Sufferer

A transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer during treatment at Hospital in Jakarta.February 24,2012. © jefri aries

HIV/Aids Sufferer

A transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer hold ARV medicine during treatment at Hospital in Jakarta.February 24,2012. © jefri aries

HIV / Aids Sufferer

A transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer during treatment at Hospital in Jakarta.February 24,2012. © jefri aries

HIV/Aids Sufferer

A transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer during treatment at Hospital in Jakarta. © jefri aries

HIV/Aids Sufferer

A transgender HIV/Aids Sufferer during treatment at Hospital in Jakarta. © jefri aries

Transgender HIV/Aids Conseling Center



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Thursday, February 23, 2012

Nancy Iskandar a Volunter



A 56 years old transgender, Nancy Iskandar a HIV/Aids conselor volunter at PKBI Center in East Jakarta. February 23.2012.

HIV/Aids Conseling in Jakarta


A transgender recieve HIV/Aids conseling by the volunter at PKBI Center in East Jakarta, February 23. 2012. © jefri aries

HIV/Aids Conseling in Jakarta

A transgender recieve HIV/Aids conseling by the volunter at PKBI Center in East Jakarta, February 23. 2012. © jefri aries

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

My Destination Photo Project

I will expolerer my photo story about daily live by transgender in :


Aceh : One of Indonesia province with Saria Law or Islam rule.

Batam One of city border with Singapore, as a city of Industry, Night live and tourism

Jakarta a capital city of Indonesia, where transvestites strugle to government, organization, activist of Transgender, HIV / Aids organization, place of transgender live with various profession

Yogyakarta a city of javanese culture, where place for Islamic boarding school of transvestites,live harmony with their neighborhood.

Solo Place of java culture, tourism destinationSurabaya a capital city of East Java.

Bali a paradise island in Indonesia

Makasar a capital city of South Sulawesi, where the tansgender know as "Bissu" a traditional transvestive saman.Bissu was known since the growing of Buginese Empire, and its one of the genders of the Bugisese Tribe, an ethnic group of South Sulawesi. The Bissu are commonly termed "gender transcendent" or as "having a ritual role" in the Bugis culture. There are divergent theories regarding the definitive origins and meaning of "gender transcendent" in this context.Nowday, the community increasingly rare Bissu and they has a leader which keeps their existence as old tradition rooted in the La Galigo epic.

Borneo an island of forest, with many tribe known as Dayak with their amazing traditional

Maluku a thousand island in Indonesia eastern Indonesia.

Papua a place of Tribe, Inland, and some of trangender infected by HIV / Aids

Human Shadow Photo Project


video"Human Shadow: Indonesia Transgender" is documentary photo enttily by myhand i began a years ago, as my reflection about transgender struggle in Indonesia

The documetary is about Transgender live and struggle in one of populus moslem country Indonesia, where rejection and the expulsion of society was still going on against transgender, A religion group denying the existence of the transgender , until the violence and abuse.

stigma and repugnance to the society of made transgender become a closed group.

According data of organization transgender on 2008 in Indonesia about as 7 millions transgender. that number could rise and decrease, about 34 percent of them infected by HIV/Aids.

Due to the absence of discrimination in the employment for formal or informal sectors, causing them down to the street, become a sex worker and infected sex diseases.

Now transgender struggle demand a rights for work and health care., push the parliament and government made legal protection of transvestites.the existence of the transgender in indonesia ranging from the city based of Islam rule in Aceh until to the inland of tribe in Papua. Especially for viewers in parts of the world where transgenderphobia is still prevalent.

Transgender Protester

Indonesian transgenders holds a protests poster present for Habib Rizieq' during a demonstration against the hardline Muslim group Front Pembela Islam(FPI) or the Islamic Defender Front in Jakarta, Indonesia. February 14, 2012. Some 200 Indonesians converged on a Jakarta square on February 14 to denounce the Islamic vigilante group known for its armed attacks on minorities and moderates.© jefri aries

Mariani : Islamic Transgender Boarding School

A transgender MARIANI, Chief of Transgender Islamic Boarding School in Yogayakarta, Central Java. © jefri aries

Street Vendor

Old transgenders lunch at street vendor in Yogyakarta, The lack of public attention, there are no jobs, live in their old age miserable and under poverty. © jefri aries

Transgender Sex Conseling

Transgender Sex conseling for HIV / Aids education in Yogyakarta, Central Java. © jefri aries

Night Worker


Transgender Escorts work as night worker at the bar in Jakarta. © jefri aries

Mamy Yuli, A candidat Commisoner of Indonesia Human Rogh Commision

YULIANUS RETTOBALUT, known as Mami Yuli (transgender name) , a transgender become candidat of Indonesia Human Right Commision, Mami Yuli one of candidat from transgender. A transgender have graduate Law Bachelor of At Tahriyah - Islamic University. Yuli a native Papuan from Wamena District. © jefri aries

A Designer Cheny Han


Cheny Han, A transgender designer made a gown at studio in Jakarta.© jefri aries

A Designer Cheny Han


Cheny Han, A transgender designer made a gown at studio in Jakarta. © jefri aries