about

Gustra Adnyana is a creative & art director, event, and festival programmer born, raised, and based in Ubud, Bali. He’s very active in the literary and visual arts, dedicating his free time to helping artists, writers, and creative people create arts events.

He also has a teaching background, teaching creativity to young learners and as Indonesian Program Manager for the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival, the Ubud Food Festival, and co-founder of Littletalks Ubud – a library & cafe.

Work Experience
2009-2012. Teacher at Kumara Creativity Centre, Ubud. Bali
2009-2014. Program Assistant at Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Bali Emerging Writers Festival (now Bali Emerging Voices Festival)
2014-2016. Program Coordinator at Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Bali Emerging Writers Festival, and Ubud Food Festival.
2017. Teacher at Cinta Bahasa – Indonesian Language School
2018. Senior Community Program at Mudra Swari Saraswati Foundation
2020. Indonesian Program Manager at Ubud Writers & Readers Festival
2020. Program Manager at KEMBALI: A rebuild Bali Festival – Virtual Festival

Grant
2014. Professional Development in OzAsia Festival, Adelaide Festival Centre, South Australia. Supported by Australian-Indonesian Institute.