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Indonesian Experience: Art, Fashion, Food, and Culture

July 7 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Indonesian Experience: Art, Fashion, Food, and Culture
Join us a we celebrate Indonesian Culture!

You are invited to the opening reception and cultural celebration of the Srikandi 5, an art exhibit created by a small group of Indonesian women who are traveling to WNY to share their culture.

The Srikandi 5 was formed in May 2017 in Dallas, Texas as they discussed ideas on how to better deepen understanding and introduce Indonesia to non-Indonesian community by Indonesian Diaspora. The founders of Srikandi 5 are Sylvia Shirley Malinton and Maria Otterbine. The 2018 WNY Exhibit is hosted by Iris Varianti

 

12 NOON – 4PM

1. Balinese welcoming dance

2. MC – Introduction about our group “Srikandi 5”

3. Indonesian Batik Fashion Show

4. Javanese parting dance

5. Reception (drink and finger food)

DETAILS:
1. Balinese opening dance PENDET DANCE:
This dance is performed to welcome guests to celebrate big events such as Weddings or religeous ceremonial.

2. MC – Introduction about our group & speech

3. Indonesian Batik Fashion Show:
The art of decorating cloth in this way, using wax and dye, has been practised for centuries. In Java, Indonesia, batik is part of an ancient tradition, and some of the finest batik cloth in the world is still made there. The word batik originates from the Javanese tik and means to dot. I will forward the pictures next week.

4. Javanese parting dance _GAMBYONG DANCE:
Gambyong Dance is one of the traditional dance form of Java, especially Central Java and is usually performed at the end of an event to let the guests know that the celebration has been concluded.

5. Reception (drink and finger food)
We will have a traditional music instrument called Gamelan, which is the traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments.

Details

Date:
July 7
Time:
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Organizer

NACC
Phone:
716-282-7530
Email:
info@thenacc.org
Website:
www.thenacc.org

Venue

The NACC
1201 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY 14301 United States
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Phone:
716-282-7530
Website:
http://thenacc.org