Latest News for: Lombok art


The belated return of Indonesian artifacts from the Netherlands

Antara News 22 Aug 2023
... four collections, including a Puputan Klungkung Keris from the Kingdom of Klungkung, Bali, four statues from the Singasari Kingdom era, 132 art objects from the Pita Maha Bali collection, and 335 looted treasures from the 1894 Lombok Expedition, according to the ministry.

Netherlands to return looted treasures from Sri Lanka and Indonesia

The Times of India 07 Jul 2023
The committee was formed in response to a request from Indonesia to return natural history collections and art pieces taken during the colonial period. Among the notable items being returned is the "Lombok treasure," looted from the Island of Lombok, Indonesia, in 1894. This treasure comprises precious stones, silver objects, and gold ... .

Netherlands to return nearly 500 looted objects to Indonesia and Sri Lanka

The Times & Democrat 07 Jul 2023
... including the “Lombok treasure,” consisting of 335 objects from Lombok, Indonesia, the Pita Maha collection, a key collection of modern art from Bali and the 18th-century Cannon of Kandy, a ceremonial weapon from Sri Lanka made of bronze, silver and gold and inlaid with rubies.

"Lombok Kidz NFT" has become on sale on October 26th! KiHeiTai's second Open Town project starts in Lombok, Indonesia

The Call 22 Oct 2020
... NGO working to solve educational issues in Lombok, and a digital artist from Indonesia and implement community development with proceeds from NFT art sales together ... To realize the above structure, Lombok Kidz NFT art was created by Dany Saputra, a digital artist from Indonesia.

Netherlands returns historical objects to Indonesia

Antara News 10 May 2020
He explained that after going through research conducted by experts, four artifact collections comprising 132 collections of Balinese Pita Maha art objects, the Singasari statue, Lombok royal heirlooms, and the Puputan Klungkung dagger will be returned to Indonesia.

BI continues to expand use of QRIS, streamline features

Antara News 22 Apr 2020
Furthermore, to ensure the success of the KKI campaign, which is part of Gernas BBI and Proud to Travel in Indonesia, BI has intensified synergy toward achieving exoticism in Lombok ... People can purchase various handicraft products, and Lombok's superior culinary arts will be on display through the website of Indonesian creative works.

Villages are current strength of Indonesian tourism: ministry

Antara News 02 Feb 2020
Tourism is a business about trust ... "The most basic and important thing in realizing quality tourism is the (excellent) standard of service," he added, according to a press release issued on Monday ... Related news. West Lombok opens new speedboat route to draw tourists. Related news. Bali Arts Festival helps recover island's economy, tourism.

Lombok Mandalika circuit ready to hold 2022 WSBK: Minister

Antara News 23 Jan 2020
Rinjani, Lombok ... Along with the NTB provincial government, his side has also prepared various supporting activities, such as the "Lombok Sumbawa Fair" that will promote handicrafts, culinary arts, performing arts from local culture, and the value of Indonesian local wisdom ... Lombok Airport to facilitate WSBK Mandalika 2022.

Minister to promote Bau Nyale Festival in Mandalika

Antara News 28 Oct 2019
Praya, Central Lombok (ANTARA) - Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Sandiaga Uno will attend the Bau Nyale Festival at the Seger Beach Special Economic Zone in Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, to promote the tradition of Sasak people ... All activities conducted also prioritize the Lombok people's art and culture.

Indonesia Pavilion enthusiastic about joining MIHAS halal showcase

Antara News 11 Sep 2019
"We are enthusiastic because in the previous two years, we were online, so it was not optimal ... Apart from finding potential085810616066 buyers, he is participating in the MIHAS event to simultaneously promote the Indonesian cuisine, especially culinary arts from Lombok, such as satay and Rembiga chicken ... Related news ... BPJPH. Related news ... ....

Bali Arts Festival helps recover island's economy, tourism: minister

Antara News 30 Jun 2019
Denpasar, Bali (ANTARA) - The 2022 Bali Arts Festival, held from June 12 to July 10, 2022, can help restore Bali's tourism and creative economy sectors affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Sandiaga Uno said ... In 2022, the Bali Arts Festival carries the theme "Danu Kerthi.

Never too late for self-taught Malaysian painter who also paints for charity

The Star 09 Jun 2019
Penangite Koh Teng Huat was a “Jack of all trades” until he unearthed his latent talent in art a decade ago. A latecomer in art, he nevertheless nurtured his talent ... Being with the artists ignited the passion for art in him ... Art can help people and myself ... Koh (with his artwork held high) waded across a river after his art trip to Lombok, Indonesia.

Indonesia park covers nude mermaid statues’ breasts to respect ‘eastern values’

Yahoo Daily News 28 Mar 2019
Dolorosa Sinaga, the sculptor of the statues was not pleased though and told BBC Indonesia that the park's move denied the public "the beauty of arts products". "What they did was close public access to enjoy the arts." ... Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 hits Indonesia's Lombok region.

Saving Lombok’s beaches 

Inside Indonesia 14 Mar 2018
Inadequate waste disposal on Lombok’s beaches and seas causes untold problems ... Gary Forsdike ( is an Australian researcher at the University of the Sunshine Coast in the faculties of Arts and Business, and Science, and was in Lombok recently researching coastal pollution and public attitudes towards waste.

Lombok holds gladiator-style Peresean Festival

The Jakarta Post 24 Nov 2017
... called Peresean Festival currently ongoing in Lombok from Nov ... Central Lombok tourism department head Lalu Putria said that the festival aims to preserve the traditional art and culture of the Sasak tribe.