The art centre is one of the largest and most complete cultural
centre in the archipelago. Designed by Bali's foremost architecture,
Ida Bagus Tugur. The vast complex, apart from its very real cultural
function, is show place for Balinese temple and palace architecture.
The complex includes the open stage Arda Candra, Museum, Balinese
pavilions and sprawling, parklands, as well as their art galleries
(including one permanent art collection). Each year from mid-June
to mid-July the Bali Art festival is held here.