Undoubtedly recognized as one of Indonesia’s most influential artist and well-known for her passion for arts and heritage, Happy Salma has joined The Apurva Kempinski Bali as an “Art Advisor”. The knowledge and experience she has as an artist and art enthusiast makes her an ideal person to bring The Apurva Kempinski Bali’s vision to life.

In an honorary position of Art Advisor, Happy Salma will work together with The Apurva Kempinski Bali in raising public awareness of the arts, culture, and heritage of Indonesia. Happy will also provide advice and input on strategic cultural initiatives and participate in key events and projects.

A perfect fit for the profile, Happy Salma is a renowned figure in bringing Indonesian culture and heritage to the forefront, aligning with The Apurva Kempinski concept of celebrating this deeply rooted and rich culture. A proud mother of two children, she is also an esteemed writer and director, not to mention her well- known presence in Indonesia’s theatrical industry.

The Apurva Kempinski Bali honors the nation’s belief of unity in diversity. From the unmistakable characteristic of Balinese architecture, landscape, and guiding principle, to the Indonesian-inspired interior design aesthetics, the nation’s heritage and meticulous craftsmanship are thoroughly reflected throughout the resort. This five-star resort in Nusa Dua establishes its distinctiveness as a true embodiment of Indonesia’s culture and craftsmanship, crafted by hundreds of Indonesian artisans.

In addition to her role, Happy Salma, under her jewelry brand, Tulola will craft elegant jewelry for The Apurva Kempinski Bali’s ambassador – the Lady in Red. Founded in 2007, Tulola Jewellery is made by Indonesian artisans, and each piece of the product is a perfect combination of craftsmanship and artisanship. Just like The Apurva Kempinski Bali, the luxury jewelry line draws inspiration from the Indonesian archipelago, taking the motifs and designs from the past, and restoring them into modern collections.

About The Apurva Kempinski Bali:
Standing atop the majestic cliff of Nusa Dua, with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and a tropical garden, The Apurva Kempinski Bali offers the epitome of beachfront luxury. This five-star resort in Bali presents itself as a majestic open-air theatre, an embodiment of Indonesian elegance. A collection of 475 iconic rooms, suites and villas are showcased, with 60% of the accommodation featuring its own private plunge pools. From a unique culinary journey and indigenous spa treatments to the spacious meeting rooms and alluring chapels, The Apurva Kempinski Bali is a spectacular stage where curated experiences are brought to life. www.kempinski.com/bali