Jazzed: Music Festivals of Borneo and Indonesia

Audience At Outdoor Music Festival

The music scene in Borneo and┬áIndonesia┬áis varied, thriving and caters to a growing interest in the cultural as well as modern music genres in the region. Musical festivals are often a mix of local and international acts brought together to allow local talent to learn from well-established artists, who in turn bring a bagful of […]

Putting the Art in Jakarta: Indonesias Contemporary Art Scene

The largest and most populous country in SE Asia, Indonesia claims some 17,000 islands that stretch over 5,000km across equatorial Asia to Australia. Such geographic expanse lends to a great wealth of ethnic and cultural diversity. The Islamic state was colonized by the Dutch in the early 17th century as an important trading post, with their rule lasting over […]