Past Projects

AIAA has initiated or been involved in many projects and events over the years.

Here is an overview of what we have been doing.

Harmony Day 20182018

Harmony Day: annual one day festival to be held in April, involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

 

2017

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2016

Australian Cultural Ambassador Project: AIAA initiated this project with the support of the Australian Consulate in Bali and with the assistance of Gamelan Master Dewa Made Nurjana achieved an invitation to present a major collaborative project of Australian and Indonesian artists performing the Shakuntala Dance Drama with full Balinese gamelan orchestra at Bali Arts Center, Bentara Budaya and other major venues in July 2016.

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2015

Australian Cultural Ambassador Project: AIAA initiated the Australian Cultural Ambassador project in 2015 in conjunction with the Australian Consulate in Bali and support of the Balinese provincial government and the University of NSW which created the opportunity for over 20 University of NSW students and lecturers to perform at premier cultural event Bali Arts Festival plus a VIP dinner for 100 invited guests with TV and media coverage.

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2014

Ramayana Topeng Workshop and Performance

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2013

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2012

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2011

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

Work for the Dole: 2011

I Made Denis is a Balinese gamelan musician: more

2010

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

2009

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

Artist-in-Residence Asep Suhenda: more

2008

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

2007

Harmony Day: annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

Indonesian writer Laksmi Pamuntjak: AIAA assisted her to visit the Writer’s Festival more

Indonesia Extravanza Workshop and Performance: more

Richard Oh and Dewi Lestari Simangunsong: author, publisher and film director Richard Oh and singer-writer Dewi Lestari Simangunsong more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

Suara Indonesia Radio Show BayFM 98 more

2006

Harmony Day: An annual one day festival involving a very wide representation of the many multicultural communities that live in the North Coast and incorporating a variety of performances by Indonesian cultural groups and artists.

Suara Indonesia Radio Show BayFM 98 more

2005

Colours of the World Multicultural Festival: held in Nov 2005 at Byron Bay Community Centre, it was a colourful, exciting and delightful celebration of cultural diversity of Byron Shire. The day included a martial arts expo including Capoiera, Aikido and Iaido, Japanese music and dance, African drumming, Irish dancing, Aboriginal films, speakers, belly dancing, Dances of Peace, food festival.

Inspirasi Indonesian Arts Festival: held in June 2005. a celebration of Indonesian culture through workshops, performances, music jamming and collaboration between local and visiting musicians, dancers and artists, gamelan music wokshops, mask making, visual arts collaboration, installations etc, fire performance etc. more

Work for the Dole:  2005

Expressions of Love Between Australia and Indonesia Exhibition more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

Suara Indonesia Radio Show BayFM 98 more

2004

Byron Still Loves Bali: a showcase of beautiful Indonesion arts and collaboration,  the finale a concert of visiting artist Efen Jaenudin, co-ordinated by Alison pearl. Ongoing funding for Bali bomb victims.

Wawan Juanda from the Republic of Entertainment, Bandung more

The Balinese Extravaganza at Byron Bay High School more

East Coast tour of Indonesian Fusion group Anything But Roy more

Bali Childrens’ Art Competition North Coast NSW more

Umbil Umbil: Supporting the Arti Foundation Denpasar more

Malam Persahabatan launched AIAA Bandung at STSI Bandung more

 Musician in Residence Wahyu Roche: more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

Suara Indonesia Radio Show BayFM 98 more

2003

Byron Loves Bali Shakuntala fundraiser May 3rd 2003 more

Byron Loves Bali: two concerts were held to raise funds to help Balinese victims of the Bali bombing. A total of $16,000 was raised through music, dance and drama performances. The money was donated to 12 targeted support projects. The project was auspiced by AIAA.

Australia Indonesia Poetry Exchange more

Budya Indonesia Course more

Work for the Dole: 2003-

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

2002

Suara Indonesia Radio Show BayFM 98 more

Byron Loves Bali Fundraising at Surf Club more

Fundraising to purchase the Salendro Gamelan more

Byron Loves Bali more

Artist in Residence Efiq Zulfiqar: more

Wahyu Roche Musician in Residence: more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

2001

Warogus Ensemble performs more

Poetry Exchange Project more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

 

2000

Fundraising for Ozindo more

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

 

1999

Inspirasi Online Newsletter more

Krakotau Performs more