Archive for the ‘Bali Arts & Crafts’ Category

Museums - in Denpasar

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Le Mayeur Museum A trace of a Belgian artist, drien Jean le Mayeur de Merpes (1880-1958) who arrived in Bali in 1932, is left in Sanur in the form of paintings. The impressionist who was married to Balinese woman expressed the beauty of Bali, including the local women, on canvas. Location: Sanur [ Read more ]

Art - Villages of Gianyar Regency

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Batuan Batuan is the production center of best paintings which take the inspiration from the dynamic and beautiful life of the Balinese people. Along with the development, the stories behind the art creations are getting more various and well developed. Batubulan The best sculptors of porous grey [ Read more ]

Galaxyan - Jewel from Milena Zu

Saturday, November 13th, 2010

Wearing jeans paired with a tube top and a bright green jacket, her long red hair was flowing as a flying saucer – like – ufo – bracelet dangles from her wrist. When I asked her about it, she explained  that since she was a child, the “outer space” and later on her [ Read more ]

Ceramics - Arts Stay to Exist in Bali

Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Nowadays, ceramics or pottery has become a Balinese tradition which still exist and survives. Even this art continues to be preserved and developed pursuant to necessity of the community.  Recently, the development of ceramic handicrafts indicates a progress, either on the use of materials and [ Read more ]

Pearl - Silver Combination Bracelet

Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Bracelet accessories are ordinarily made from various raw materials such as silver, gold, pearl, and many others. However the trend and demanding market is bracelet of silver in combination with pearl. It is dominant consumers are foreign tourists vacationing in the area. Other than bracelet [ Read more ]

Bali - Silverwork Business Stays Prospective

Saturday, October 30th, 2010

A number of souvenir craftsmen and silver jewelry in Bali said the prospective of commodity production and marketing stayed quite bright, even the number of tourists visit has not increased significantly. “Perhaps, the number of foreign tourists is not too high, but we are still in [ Read more ]

Tanah - Lot Arts Festival 2010

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

This month once again Bali will be filled with spectacular cultural festival. It is the 2010 Tanah Lot Arts Festival. By its name people already realize that this festival is held in Tanah Lot, the most famous tourism object in Bali. Tanah Lot Arts Festival is planned to be held from July 26, and [ Read more ]

Traditional - Balinese Textile

Friday, May 21st, 2010

Balinese textile is more than a piece of cloth but it is also representing their culture, and religion exclusivity. In royal  family shrines, especially the woman, always view each other to show the most beautiful creations, and some believe that it is not only wrapped the body but it’s [ Read more ]

Gamelan - Makers for Balinese puppet show

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

As we know that in Bali, Bali Aga still exist and not just in Tenganan and Trunyan but still a lot of another village. Now I will write about Tihingan village and Kamasan Village in Klungkung regency. Tihingan village very popular with their gamelan production, traditional Balinese musical [ Read more ]

Word - of Mouth in Seminyak Bali

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

These days fashion doesn’t only apply to the clothes you wear. Your home and living space are an extension of your style and increasingly are being treated with the same designer style reverence once reserved for the catwalks. Word of mouth has heard the word..and is spreading it like [ Read more ]