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Stevanus j. Manahampi

Starting profesional carrier as Architect since early 2000, Stevanus J Manahampi focus developing his expertise in Mixed-use and High Complexity Project. After 4 years running Urbane Indonesia Jakarta’s Office as Director, in the end of 2012 he start his own architecture firm, WAGA, that specialized in Commercial Architectural Project, from Project Visioning to Construction Documentation and Supervision. Steve JM, nickname among his friend, also active in various organizational activity, such as IAI, Ikastara. In Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia, he was elected as Chairman for IAI Jakarta Chapter from 2012-2015 and 2015-2018. Currently serving as Dewan Arsitek Indonesia (Board of Architect Indonesia) Member since Des 2020.

Beside Architecture, also enjoy art and actively do photography, he already done two collective photography exhibition: Aku Melihat Dunia (I see the World, 2012) and Lost | Found (2013). He also assigened as Project Director for the first ever Indonesian pavilion for Venice Architecture Biennale 2014 and 2018


Principal-CoFounder, Waga; Jakarta - 2012 - Current

Program Director, Jakarta Property Institute; Jakarta - 2021 - Current

Associate Partner, Urbane Indonesia; Jakarta - 2008 - 2012

Property Development Advisor, TSR; Jakarta - 2006 - 2008

Architect, Arkipuri Intranasional; Jakarta - 2005 - 2006

Designer, Global hands Indonesia; Jakarta - 2000 - 2005

Internship, Arga Calista Design; Jakarta - 2000


Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), Bandung, Indonesia,

1994-1999, Architecture Undergratuate Program


Board of Architect Indonesia, Member, 2020 - 2025

Indonesia Pavilion Venice Bienalle, Project Director, 2018

Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI) Jakarta, Chairman 2015 – 2018

Indonesia Pavilion Venice Bienalle, Project Director, 2014

Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI) Jakarta, Chairman 2012 – 2015

Design Week IAI Jakarta, Founder, 2013

Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI) Jakarta, Organization Development, 2009-2012
Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI) Jakarta, Vice Chairman, 2006-2009
Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (IAI) Jakarta, Profesional Practice Dept, 2005-2006
Ikatan Alumni SMA Taruna Nusantara (Ikastara), Strategic Relationship Division, 2005-2008 Ikatan Alumni SMA Taruna Nusantara (Ikastara), Secretary General, 2002-2005

Competition Experience

Mali Airport, Alor, NTT

Open National Competition by Kementrian Perhubungan and Propan with theme Arsitektur Nusantara.
Titled Nusa-Antara with conceptual design based on archipelago condition by creating simple Alor Architecture combine with walless airport and placemaking programing.

LKPP Office, Kuningan, Jakarta

Profesional National Project Competition by LKPP and IAI.
Titled Out-of-the-box as its basic concept to answered all the design brief. Shortlisted

Build Projects

Veloka Bike Park, Jakarta

Sentraland Antapani, Bandung

Sentraland Sukaramai, Medan

Arcade Office, PIK, Jakarta

Mampang Office, Jakarta

Kirana Commercial Avenue, Jakarta

Menara Pasaraya Office Tower, Jakarta

Kirana Two Office Tower, Jakarta

Graha Prima inkopau, Halim, Jakarta

New British Embassy, Jakarta Springhill Apartment, Jakarta Mc Donald Store, Manado L’Avenue, Jakarta

Art And Cultural Center University of Indonesia, Depok

Mediawalk and Lifestyle Center Epicentrum, Jakarta

Apartment Condotel, Lampung Gandaria Main Street, Jakarta

Fantasy Island (Theme Park) Project, Kota Wisata, Cibubur

Conceptual Projects

Cirata Hidden City, Jawa Barat

Ngurah Rai Sport Complex, Denpasar Bali

Blok M Plaza Redevelopment
Icon Complex
Kirana West Park Office, Jakarta

Bekasi Sport Center, Jawa Barat

Cultural Center, Jogjakarta

Kridosono Sport Festival, Jogjakarta

Pejaten Mansion, Jakarta

Daan Mogot KM19 Mixed-Use, Jakarta

South Expo, Jakarta

Naras Office Tower,

Jakarta Signum Tower, Jakarta
Beruga Town House, Jakarta

Senayan Aquatic Center, Jakarta

Ubud International Hotel, Bali

Kuningan Pratama Masterplan

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