Pager

I Putu Pager was born in Penatahan, Penebel, Tabanan-Bali on November 27th, 1934. His mother was a teacher during the period when Bali was still a Dutch colony, and his father was a Bendesa / Traditional village master. Since childhood he has been fond of painting. In 1956 he married a girl from Surabaya and now he has six children.

Selected Exhibitons:

  • Learn to paint by autodidact 1955 used Oil on Canvas, his painting spread to the book store “VAN DOI” sold easily
  • While he has worked at advertisement biro for 4 year, he always did his main job as a painter and never leave to paint.
  • 1961 he leaved Surabaya back to Bali and stay in beautiful village worked as a farmer but more serious to develop his painted skill for two years.
  • 1963 back to Sanur in farmer place Sindu built art painting studio
  • 1966 as a membership of Yayasan Pembina Desa Sanur Culture and Tourism of Sanur
  • 1967 Built painting stores employed drop out students.
  • To built open stage dance performance of all kinds Balinese dance.
  • 1967 built a bar and restaurant in Sanur.
  • 1974 made a place for hanging some painting in Tanah Lot it was the one and the first on that time.
  • 1977 was pointed as a coordinator section to arrange exhibition in Art Centre Denpasar for 8 years.
  • 1978 he built “Carlo Bar” and restaurant in Sanur.
  • 1980 He created his own style painting impressionistie through his special technic.