The Indonesian Batik Foundation as known as Yayasan Batik Indonesia together with Mediatama Binakreasi (the national agency for promotion, trade fair and exhibition and meeting) hosts a cultural exhibition for Batik, the most highly developed art form of Indonesia’s rich cultural heritage. Since its establishment in 1996, Gelar Batik Nusantara has committed in embarking on the importance of Batik as the fundamental philosophy of the people of Indonesia as well as UNESCO’s list of the Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. This 11th edition of the expo will take place on 8 – 12 May at Jakarta Convention Center featuring the embroidery, accessories and craft of the archipelago attended by thousands of tourists from local to international. It is expected that with this event, the Indonesian Batik along with embroidery and weaving would stay all time in existence and no longer be copyrighted as works of other countries. Stay tuned on Instagram: @gelarbatiknusantara or visit www.gelarbatiknusantara2019.com for details.