Katyusha Methanisa

new age seekers

How Indonesia's Aura Photography 'King' Helped Me See the 'Real' Me

King Gunawan's magical camera somehow saw through all the artifice and photographed the "me" few people get to see.
Katyusha Methanisa
12.21.17
sexual harassment

When Cosplay Crosses the Line

Indonesia's cosplay scene has a sexual harassment problem.
Katyusha Methanisa
12.18.17
rock bottom

How to Choose a Therapist In a Country Where Mental Illness Is Stigmatized

It's not as easy as talking through a few sessions and suddenly everything's good.
Katyusha Methanisa
12.6.17
Photos

Shattering the Stigma Around Mental Illness With Intimate Bedroom Portraits

Photographer Dwi Asrul Fajar is going behind closed doors to capture young people living with mental illness at their most-real.
Katyusha Methanisa
11.29.17
cheating

Why Don't We Blame Men for Their Extramarital Affairs?

A viral video raises important questions about our society's reluctance to address the role of men in cheating scandals.
Katyusha Methanisa
11.21.17
Film

Mouly Surya Talks About Her Third Film 'Marlina: The Murderer in Four Acts'

We talked to the director of the first 'Satay Western' film in the world.
Rizky Rahad
Katyusha Methanisa
11.17.17
rock bottom

Having a Crush is Bad For My Health

There's a reason it's called a "crush."
Katyusha Methanisa
11.9.17
Halloween

The Low-Budget Brilliance of Indonesia's Traveling Haunted Houses

Where else offers this many scares for less than Rp 20,000?
Katyusha Methanisa
10.31.17
Nightlife

50 After-Party Conversation Starters That Aren't 'So... You Hungry?'

Fifty things you can talk about without ever mentioning politics.
Katyusha Methanisa
10.20.17
Fashion

Who Was Jakarta's Best-Dressed Governor?

Suits, batik, and checkered shirts. Who had the best personal style?
Katyusha Methanisa
10.17.17
New music

Meet the Latest Indonesian R&B Singer Trying to Take Over the US

Niki's latest is a buttery time capsule of everything we loved about the 90s.
Katyusha Methanisa
9.29.17
Easy Riders

There's Something Magical Happening in North Jakarta

The city's south gets all the attention, but when it comes to food and massages, there's nothing like PIK.
Katyusha Methanisa
Adi Renaldi
9.28.17
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