My Land For Sale, 2019
Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 50 cm
About the artwork
Tjokorda Bagus Wirtamaja depicts a panda bear in this painting. The rich green background of the work is symbolic of nature and the natural world, and the artist skillfully uses colour and shading to render the animal in a captivatingly realistic manner which is evocative and powerful. Tjokorda’s works are inspired by the social and political conditions of life in his native Indonesia, and he has received numerous awards for his evocative pieces, including the Best Sketch Award at the FSR Seni Murni Institut Seni Indonesia Yogyakarta.
About the artist
Tjokorda Bagus Wiratmaja was born in 1984 in Gianyar, Bali and enrolled in SMK N1 High School Sukawati with a specialization in Art, going on to graduate from The Indonesian Art Institute (ISI) in Yogyakarta with a Masters in Fine Arts. Tjokorda creates artworks stemming from intense emotion and fearless color exploration, with layered and textured canvases that sometimes use elements such as sand and pigment powder to achieve their finishing.Go to Tjokorda Bagus Wiratmaja's profile ›