Artika Sari Devi
Miss Universe Indonesia 2004

Artika Sari Devi Kusmayadi is the winner of Puteri Indonesia 2004 beauty pageant who was born in Pangkal Pinang 29 September 1979. Women who familiarly called as Tika began her career by becoming the ninth Miss Universe Indonesia in 2004 at the age of 25 years, represented Kepulauan Bangka Belitung, and crowned on August 6, 2004, in the Jakarta Convention Center.
She represented Indonesia in 2005 Miss Universe Pageant and has a proud achievement. It because, this beautiful women was the first Indonesian woman to advance to semifinals, competed in the Evening Gown Competition finished in the top fifteen.
She starred in a musical Indonesian film called "Opera Jawa" (Requiem from Java) directed by Garin Nugroho, which was nominated for 2006 Toronto Film Festival, 2006 London Film Festival, and 2006 Venice Film Festival. The movie also being nominated for Best Movie in Indonesia Film Festival.
Now on, Artika Sari Devi has married in 2008 and has 2 children. She holds a Master of Law Studies degree from Universitas Gajah Mada and was cited on the UNICEF website as an example of natural breast-feeding practices for women from developing nations.

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