Nyoman Gunarsa (born Banda Klungkung, Bali 15 April 1944), comes from family background of various kinds of arts, he went to Yogyakarta and study painting at Indonesia Art Academy. He graduated in 1976 and he was among founders of the still existing Sanggar Dewata Bali.
He began applying carving for the framework of his painting after he began integrate all different disciplines of art. “That’s why in my work the frame and the painting are inseparable, ” he said.
He make painting with grateful and generous heart, his color scheme light, dynamic, colorful, warm and have movement. His art mission have always met with the successes in every aspect, spiritual healing, respect, including in commercial.