Arkasana is the educational wing of the Arka Project which aims to promote and encourage the use of photography as a creative medium in the critiquing the self, society and the relations that arise between the two. This collective was initiated as a response to the condition of photography education in Indonesia which was felt to still have a number of obstacles. Including access that was too focused on larger cities and intended for limited circles, as well as its shortcomings in facilitating photography individuals, groups and practices in Indonesia that may not have been identified before.