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Ciamis students help conserve batik art

  • Retno K. Djojo


Tasikmalaya, West Java | Wed, April 28 2010 | 09:23 am
Ciamis students help conserve batik art

PREMIUM When Unesco recently recognized batik as Indonesia’s unique cultural heritage, many across the archipelago realized something had to be done to preserve and nurture the art, skill and knowledge of batik making. From the beginning: A junior high school student learns to paint a batik motif on a piece of cloth at her school in Ciamis, West Java. Retno K. DjojoAs a result, several educational insti...