We are happy to welcome Soemantri Widagdo as our Advisor Art Former Dutch East Indies and Indonesia! Soemantri Widagdo is an expert on Balinese and Indonesian art and has lent his talents to various books, including ‘The Art of Devotion’ with Ida Bagus Made, ‘Lempad of Bali: the Illuminating Line’, ‘Balinese Art Treasures of the 1940s’ and ‘Art Fallen from Heaven – Modern Balinese Woodcarving’.
He served as the Chief Foreign Curator and the International Liaison for the Museum Puri Lukisan, Bali – Indonesia, from 1995 – 2015. In January 2016, he set up the Yayasan Titian Bali (Foundation) as an artist incubator. He remains the founding chairman of the advisory Board.
We are looking forward to this collaboration!