Sound Healing Bali Joins Fundraiser for Water Rights at the Yoga Barn

Text by Shervin Boloorian. Image by Arun Joining a world movement to tackle water shortages, Yoga Barn instructors teamed up with world renowned musician Michael Franti and Sound Healing Bali to raise 19 million Indonesian Rupiah for Balinese water rights preservation on Jan 1st, 2017. The New Year’s Day community fundraiser was inspired by an activist movement in the US at Standing Rock reservation to …

Ubud Food Festival 2017

Returning for its third year this 12–14 May, the Ubud Food Festival (UFF) announced today a sneak peek of Indonesian and international chefs ahead of its full program launch in March. This year the Festival will be infused with the theme ‘Every flavor is a story’. As Indonesia’s leading food festival, UFF brings together the archipelago’s most celebrated chefs, restaurateurs, producers, professional food enthusiasts and …

Art Exhibition: ADE SATRIA

This February, Paradiso Ubud presents multi-talented Balinese artist Ade SATRIA, better known under the name of Ades. Originally from Bandung, Ades began painting at the tender age of six and held his first exhibition in Jakarta at fifteen. Similar to a Renaissance artist, Ades is also a professional restorer of ancient paintings exhibited in Indonesian museums, of which he is often the curator. He has …

International Mask Festival 2016

ARMA Foundation fully supports and is committed to establish the International Mask Festival (IMF) Ubud 2016 together with Yogyakarta, Solo, and Malang. IMF is a foundation of art and cultural mask preservation that indeed needs to be protected in order to be able to educate the younger generation and to give appreciation for the masters of mask makers. This festival will definitely get old local masters of …