Danarto is an Indonesian writer and artist. His father was Jakio Harjodinomo, a sugar factory foreman. His mother named Siti Aminah, small batik traders in the market. His work is well known especially of which is a collection of short stories, Godlob. Another collection of short stories, Adam Ma'rifat, won the Literature Prize 1982 Jakarta Arts Council and Main Book Gifts 1982. In 2009 Danarto accept Ahmad Bakrie Award for literary field.