Each house at Umajati is decorated with select art from the
Threads of Life gallery in Ubud. The
4.5 meter (15 foot) wall in each house’s living room showcases
masterworks from traditional weavers across Indonesia.
Cushion and pillow coverings display how these heritage arts can make beautiful homewares. Basketry made for traditional functions finds new roles around the house. Combined with the hundred-year-old timbers of the house structure, the effect is intimate, accessible, redolent of the past and yet expressive of the present.
Ubud is regarded as the cultural center of the Bali and is where a journey into the heart of island can begin. Temple ceremonies, weddings and cremations are lavish public spectacles. ...Read More