Program


Art Exhibition | Ooh…Normal Life

When Andy Syah Raya Saragih had the opportunity to live in London and Spain for six months, most of his days were spent studying in museums, libraries, and art galleries. …

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Art Exhibition | i-NTERLEAVE

A solo exhibition by I Nyoman Arisana, i-NTERLEAVE presents nine works characterized by a stark interruption of the drawing space by bold, solid colors — foreign objects and/or space distortion. …

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Art Exhibition | Bali Megarupa IV/2022: Ranu-Wiku-Waktu (Semesta Cipta Sastra Rupa)

Bali Megarupa IV, exhibited 116 works in four locations: Gedung Kriya Art Centre Denpasar, Puri Lukisan Museum, Neka Ubud Museum, and the ARMA Ubud Museum. This year’s exhibition entitled RANU-WIKU-WAKTU, …

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In conversation Yuval Noah Harari and Mark Solms

19 Oct 2022 18:00

Two brilliant minds with equally sharp and philosophical eyes, historian and futurist Yuval Noah Harari, and psychologist Mark Solms, will appear together for a special conversation about consciousness and collectivism …

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Art Exhibition | Oprasi#5 – Extended Narrative

Prasi is a variety of works of art using palm leaves as the medium. In the classical era, Prasi was included in the lontar (Bali’s Palm-Leaf Manuscripts) literary text with …

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Poetry & Performance | Women’s Poetry Slam

26 Oct 2022 18:00 /

In collaboration with ArtsForWomen, the iconic women’s poetry slam will take residence this year at Betelnut. Delicate and daring, these poetry slams will make you laugh, cry and inspire you …

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Art Exhibition | Bakti – Chanting for Humanity

Niluh Pangestu is a young Balinese artist who specializes in graphic arts techniques, especially linocut. In this showcase, we present the main work of the UWRF theme Memayu Hayuning Bawana, …

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Cultural Workshop | Cooking Class and Market Tour

27 Oct 2022 08:00

For traveling foodies and curious cooks, discovering local produce at traditional markets is an essential holiday ingredient. With the Casa Luna Cooking School team, learn about Balinese cuisine’s colorful array …

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Main Program | Festival Welcome

27 Oct 2022 09:00 /

Join us as Ubud Writers & Readers Festival begins with a traditional Balinese welcome dance, a warm welcome from out Founder and Director Janet Deneefe. This year we celebrate 19 …

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Main Program | Keynote with Putu Oka Sukanta

27 Oct 2022 09:15 /

We reflect on the extraordinary life and immense contribution that Putu Oka Sukanta has made to Indonesian literature over more than 40 years. Imprisoned for 10 years during the Soeharto …

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