I Made Bandem


Who is I Made Bandem?

Prof. Dr. I Made Bandem is a Balinese dancer, artist, author, and educator. See: http://www.nytimes.com/1990/08/19/arts/theater-the-joe-papp-of-bali-finds-himself-in-a-cultural-pickle.html

Bandem studied Balinese dance from a very early age, and was performing Baris and other dances by the age of ten. One of the first Balinese dancers to study in the United States, Bandem earned his masters' degree in dance from UCLA, and his PhD in ethnomusicology from Wesleyan University. Bandem's academic career includes sixteen years as the director of the Indonesian College of the Arts in Denpasar, and was also the Rector of Indonesia's oldest cultural institution, the Institut Seni Indonesia - Jogjakarta

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