Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Bali Arts Festival (PKB) 2014

Bali Arts Festival 2014, or in Indonesian, Pesta Kesenian Bali XXXVI, commonly abbreviated as PKB XXXVI 2014. Theme: "Kertamasa: Dynamics lives an agrarian society to the welfare of the universe".


Bali Arts Festival is an annual art show hosted by the Provincial Government of Bali. This year, the Bali Arts Festival will take place from June 14 to July 12, 2014. Lasts for a full month, held at Denpasar Cultural Park.

Bali Arts Festival 2014 will take place during a full moon, at the Denpasar Cultural Park, with a variety of arts performances schedule, from morning to night. Bali Arts Festival this year with the theme "Kertamasa". Kertamasa means the dynamics lives an agrarian society to the welfare of the universe.

Bali Provincial Government as organizers put out a budget of about 560000 dollars. Most of the budget spent to give to arts groups will perform for one month. All kinds of art coming from all districts in Bali. They will be engaged to enliven this annual event. With the aim to keep preserve and maintain the existence of arts in Bali, in order not to disappear because of the changing times.

The plan, the Bali Arts Festival 2014 will be opened by the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. As is tradition that has been going on since the first, the opening will be held open, preceded by a parade of art from a variety of Kabupaten / cities in Bali and invited participants from other regions.

It is not certain when the art of staging schedule will be issued. Schedule arts performance is needed by people who are interested in watching the Bali Arts Festival. Foreign tourists are most in need of scheduled performances. They came to Bali so expect to see a variety of arts in PKB.

In addition to arts performances, PKB XXXVI 2014 also held an exhibition of handicrafts and arts. With the aim to encourage creativity and empowerment of traditional activities and crafts arts society. In this exhibition held in two (2) categories: active and passive exhibition, and will be shown a demonstration utilization palm, traditional medicine (Usadha), paint. Grouping exhibition stand set into jewelry handicrafts, clothing, traditional handicrafts, souvenirs and others, which are hand-crafted products, especially from Bali, and a small proportion from other regions of Indonesia as a participant.