Indah Widiastuti is Faculty in Department of Architecture, SAPPD- Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB), Indonesia. As an academician by profession she has been active in teaching, researching, publishing for various national and international forums since 1998. She gained Asia Fellow Awards in 2004 and ICCR Scholarship in 2007 that has led her to stay in India for studies on Architecture in Kerala. She is currently a PhD Scholar, in Department of Architecture- SAP in Anna UniversityChennai, Chennai Tamil Nadu.
Traveling, music and poetry have been her deep-rooted interests since long. She started taking poetry seriously and writing poems only during her stay in India and acknowledges the role of her dear friend and mentor Obo in shaping her world of poems.