Jogja Biennale Festival in Yogyakarta


Wayan Kulit performance Yogyakarta(http://picasaweb.google.com) Wayan Kulit performance Yogyakarta(http://picasaweb.google.com)

Jogja Biennale is a festival held on the city called Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Yogyakarta is famous for its lively culture and surrounded by talented artistic people. It is also well known for traditional Javanese culture and fine arts; puppet shows, songs, poetry, drama, batik etc. Many of Indonesia well known artistic is born in Yogyakarta. Not only Yogyakarta famous for its culture and art, it is also the centre of Kraton( Sultan palace).

Potrait (www.flickr.com)

Potrait (www.flickr.com)

Broom Stick 5m by Firman Djamit (www.flickr.com)

Broom Stick 5m by Firman Djamit (www.flickr.com)

The art and cultural festival that is organized every 2 years is call “ Jogja Biennale”.  It aims to enhance the world’s recognition of the city Jogja and its arts. Jogja Biennale has turned into the festival that local people and tourist keenly waiting for. The festival allows the artists to expose their artistic talent to the world, and bring the talented artists together.

"Albara melihat kroposnya tonggak bangsa" by Al Bara (www.flickr.com)

"Albara melihat kroposnya tonggak bangsa" by Al Bara (www.flickr.com)

"Obama" by Wilman Syahnur (www.flickr.com)

"Obama" by Wilman Syahnur (www.flickr.com)

“Starting now, we’re learning not to simply buy and sell works on display. We are presenting this biennale in the same spirit as real biennales in other countries – more a festival than a commercial event,” said the Director of Biennale X, Butet Kartaredjasa

"Kontes Miss" (www.flickr.com)

"Kontes Miss" (www.flickr.com)

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There is a lot hotel deals can be found in Yogyakarta. If you are looking at 5 star hotel, its available from International brand such as Hyatt Regency Hotel Yogyakarta, Sheraton Mustika Resort & Spa Yogyakarta to 4 star Novotel Hotel Yogyakarta and 3 star Ibis Malioboro Hotel Yogyakarta. There is also local hotel rating from 5 star Melia Purosani Hotel Yogyakarta to 2 star Istana Batik Ratna Hotel Yogyakarta. Compare the price of the above hotel , and search for many more hotels in Yogyakarta at discount hotel



One Response to “Jogja Biennale Festival in Yogyakarta”

  • Kinet Kipmo says:

    Great tips to follow. Being professional and showing them there’s more to come I think are the most important. You need to give them a great article, that makes them want to come back. And then make sure you don’t disappoint.

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