Painter Mario Blanco Preserves Bali Starling

GIANYAR Mario Blanco, painter and photographer has succesfully preserved the endangered Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi) in the Antonia Blanco museum in Campuhan, Sayan village, Gianyar District, Bali. “This bird looks very intriguing and in the early 2000s, Bali starlings are very rare in their habitat, the West Bali National Park. Such condition makes me keen […]

Let’s Watch Barong Dance in Batubulan

BATUBULAN Some tourists may be has not been familiar with a lot of interesting things that can be found in tourist area of Batubulan. The interesting thing in this sight is Barong dance performance. Besides, it is famous with ‘batik’ and sculpture made of rocks in Bali, which has a very high artistic value. Artisans […]

Dewa Budjana is Ready to Build Museum ‘Gitarku’ in Ubud

NUSA DUA I Dewa Budjana, musician and guitarist from Indonesia will build museum ‘Gitarku’ in the area of ??Ubud, Bali. According to him, after a career as a guitar player more than 30 years, it began to think to pass on the value of music to the next generation in the field of music. “This […]

Ubud Writers Readers Festival

In Ubud, a Great Debate About the Issues of Our Times By Janet De Neefe For The Bali Times UBUD ~ Once again, this year’s Ubud Writers and Readers Festival brought together a diverse mix of writers from all over the world. For four full days, Ubud was home to authors from Mexico, Africa, Europe, […]

Ubud Writers Readers Festival

In just one week, lovers of literature and ideas from all over the world will descend on Ubud, Bali’s artistic and literary heart, for the 5th International Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. This year’s program will showcase a dynamic range of fiction and non-fiction writers, poets and spoken word artists from more than 30 countries, […]