MUSEUM OF INTERNATIONAL FOLK ART

SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO, 2009


In 2009, the MOIFA purchased a complete collection of Ki Purbo Asmoro's wayang, and asked him to travel to Santa Fe to perform as part of the festivities of the exhibit.  As part of the same tour, he also performed at Rice University in Houston, Texas. 



THE SINGAPORE ART MUSEUM: 2006

LA PAZ, BOLIVIA: 2008

4-City USA Tour, March 2012:

  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
  • New York City: Asia Society

International Tours

1990, UK             1994, Austria          2001, Greece

2005, Thailand    2006, Singapore      2006, USA

2007, UK              2008, Bolivia          2008, Japan

2009, France        2009, USA              2010, India

2012, USA             2013, France          2013, USA


New Delhi and Jaipur INDIA: 2010

The 6-CITY USA TOUR: 2006

  • Seattle
  • New York
  • Chicago
  • Kalamazoo
  • Wesleyan
  • The Smithsonian, Washington DC

LONDON: 2007

Dallas Art Museum, June 2013

in honor of the 101st birthday of Mrs. Margaret McDermott

  • performances of "Gandamana is Buried Alive" and "The Life Story of Kunthi"
  • workshops in wayang characters and wayang design
  • gadhon performance

JAPAN: Tokyo and Kobe, 2008

FRANCE: 2009 and 2013


Ki Purbo Asmoro toured Thailand in 2005, Greece in 2001, Austria in 1994, and London in 1990. Unfortunately, no photos from these tours are available.