Sat 23rd Jun, 2018

The 40th Bali Arts Festival 2018

Jl. Nusa Indah No.1, Denpasar Timur, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80236
Sat 23rd Jun, 2018 - Sat 21st Jul, 2018
02:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The 40th Bali Arts Festival - PKB 2018 lifts a theme “ Teja Dharmaning Kauripan “ – Fire as the Spirit of Creation. The theme is expected to build and rekindle the people spirit and to create condusive, creative, innovative and wise atmosphere in dealing with various events. The essense of heat energy as sources is important in human life which should be empowered to realize the welfare of life. The meaning of this spirit, in addition to the creation of innovative work that still stands on the sources of classical and traditional arts, is also  the spirit in preserving the creation of the artists in earlier times  which is until now still as the wealth of Balinese art and culture.

PKB as a vehicle of excavation, preservation and development of arts and culture has given contribution and high motivation to the society in appreciating and improving the quality of Balinese arts and culture.

The role and commitment of the provincial and district or city administration in every effort advancing the local culture arts to raise  the regional competitiveness and civilization in the area of the Republic Indonesia through PKB,  is expected to maintain the civilization of Bali which has supreme quality and  gives positive  impact for the younger generation as the successor of the nation.

Here are the schedules : 

Time : 14.00 ( Mid Indonesian Time – MIT ). Location : In front of the People Struggle Monument, Denpasar. Program : Cultural Procession of the 40th Bali Arts Festival 2018.

Time : 18.00 ( MIT ). Location : Madya Mandala Stage. Program : Semara Pagulingan Musics, by Arya Pengalasan Arts Group, Pejeng Kawan Village Tampaksiring Subdistrict , GIanyar Regency.

Time : 20.00 ( MIT ). Location : Ardha Candra Amphitheatre, Arts Center Denpasar. Program : - THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 40TH BALI ARTS FESTIVAL - 2018. - The Colossal Dance—drama Sendratari “Kresna Duta”, by the Indonesian Arts Institute – ISI. of Denpasar