As part of this year’s Sanur Village Festival (SVF), you can enjoy the Sanur International Kite Festival which will be held from 3-8 August 2017. This is one of the programs in that combines art, aerodynamic, culture, including philosophy, history and innovate imagination. Not only can you enjoy the festival, they will also have some selected kites on display at the Kite Art Exhibition at Sudakara ArtSpace from August 7th-September 6th.
Sanur has been known as the world-famous village in the kite world. Traditional and contemporary kites uses various materials, from traditional until modern while exploring current issues, in the cultural tradition until recent life. This year, the translation of Sanur Village Festival 2017 theme “Bhinneka Tunggal Ika” or unity in diversity will be flown to the sky. In the bible of Sutasoma by Mpu Tantular, Bhinneka Tunggal Ika is a framework that becomes the basis of festival themed Save Our Culture.
Sanur International Kite Festival 2017 is joined by participants from 26 countries, making it an internationally standard event. Concurrently with the kite festival, an indoor exhibition will be held at Sudakara Space in Sudamala Suites & Villas Sanur with workshop, seminar, and dialogue. This is a historical occasion, placing SVF as the organizer and Sanur as the destination for world class kite event.
The kite designs in SVF continually change, for traditional kites or unique from Sanur, such as bebean, pucukan, and janggan, will be displayed and compete, including category that innovative and contemporary. National participants opt for wayang kulit / shadow puppet figures to enhance their visual quality, such as Bima, Kresna, Hanoman, Gatotkaca, Dasamuka and punakawan, created as a symbol of respect for cultural values that are universal.
Sudamala Suites & Villas
Jl. Sudamala No.20, Sanur