Danang Bramasti was born in Indonesia. After secondary schooling at SMA Pangudi Luhur, he studied Economics at educated at Parahyangan Catholic University School and philosophy and theology at Driyarkara School of Philosophy. Ordained in 2007, he served in parishes in Bongsari, Semarang and as parish priest of Saint Stanislaus Church in Girisonta, Semarang, Central Java. A keen artist, Danang has used exhibitions to draw attention to the plight of workers in Indonesia.