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Astrid Sri Haryati

Strategies for managing growth in coastal Indonesia, Cohort 3


Primary Research Area: Spatial & Environmental Design
Secondary Domain: Engaged Social Design and Organizational Strategies

Astrid founded Terra Lumen, a planning design firm with offices in Jakarta and Los Angeles, served as Special Assistant to Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, as Special Staff to Indonesia Minister of Trade, as SF Arts Commissioner, and led cities’ design review panels. Her nationwide to local initiatives include Indonesia’s high-speed rail economic corridor redevelopment, Chicago Green Alley, and SF Civic Center Sustainable District. Her non-profit develops STEAM facilities, calls for architects to reduce land-based debris, adopts sea-turtle ecosystems, and instigates a community-based economy since the pandemic. She received MLA from the University of Colorado at Denver and B.Arch from Bandung Institute of Technology. Recognitions include Indonesia’s Most Powerful Woman of the Year 2012.

Research Interest

Building a new language of context-sensitive design thinking and solution for regional transportation infrastructure and community development initiatives in Indonesia.