Henri Maclaine Pont’s Pohsarang: Java’s Most Idiosyncratic Church?

In 1936 Netherlands-born architect Henri Maclaine Pont completed his final architectural masterpiece, a church complex located about 7 kilometres outside the city of Kediri in East Java. While all of his designs had mixed the traditional architecture of the Indonesian archipelago with Western influences, at Pohsarang he pushed this direction further than ever before, creating…