Batuan Style Painting, Bali, has been known since the 1930s, with the characteristic of creepy figures and gloomy colors that fills the field of painting. Over time, Batuan Art thematic expanded. However, in market, the art of Batuan painting that is the art of painting traditional is still cannot compete with the art of painting modern.
Various efforts to reawaken the power of the art of Batuan painting. Among which are forming communities, the exhibition together, publishes a book, and built a museum the art of Batuan painting in the Batuan village, Gianyar, Bali.
In terms of their community, the painter of Batuan establish an association of “baturulangun”. which was inaugurated on July 1, 2012. With 80s artists from different generations. In fact, in this Assembly to join three women artists as well. Chairman of the Baturulangun, Made Sujendra, said the Association was formed in addition to give advantage to the Batuan painter, as well as to motivate the young generation to return to love art of Batuan painting.