Asmat festival attracts global visitors
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Agat, capital of Papua's Asmat regency, is famous for its traditional wood carvings which have inspired artists the world over. Each year the Agats diocese organizes the Asmat Art Festival, attracting crowds of visitors to the area. The local tribe believes that the spirit of the Asmat descendants, rich in art, still lives in the trees as well as along the shores. The Agats diocese...