We Walk, We See, We Draw
1O1 Travel Sketch edition supported by PHM Hospitality, Hotel THE 1O1 Malang OJ and Sketchwalker was successfully held on 30 June – 1 July 2018. The event was attended by more than 250 participants and invitations, dedicated to those who like to travel while promoting local destinations, preserving cultural heritage and historical building of Bandung including its local culinary in the form of sketches and to encourage young people to be more creative in actualizing their creativity through sketching.
Malang is the fourth city, after Bogor, Yogyakarta and Bandung from total 7 cities of 1O1 Travel Sketch series. On the first day, the event is dedicated to participants who want to learn more about related topics by joining several workshops, they are:Basic Sketching Workshop with Motulz Anto and Nugraha Pratama, City Sketch Workshop with Darman Angir, Indoor Sketching with watercolour Workshop with Iqbal Amirdha, Spontaneous and Artistic Sketching Workshop with LK Bing, Human Interest Workshop with Seto Parama and Sketching for Kids Workshop with Odie Astadi and Nadia Mahatmi. Then followed with travel sketch in surrounding area of hotel THE 1O1 Malang OJ. In the evening, we held a fun talkshow “cangkrukan” with the topic “Sketching is Learning” with L.K Bing, Darman Angir, Gagoek S. Prawito – Head of BPPD Malang, Motulz Anto, Artyan Trihandono and attended by media and other invited guests at Hotel THE 1O1 Malang OJ.
The opening ceremony took place on the second day on Sunday, July 1st, 2018 located at Alun alun kota Malang. The event was opened by Mr. Sutaji – Plt.Walikota Malang, Mr. Budi Tirtawisata – CEO of Panorama Group and attended by other guests like Mr. Gagoek S. Prawito, Mr. Agung Harja Buana and 1O1 Travel Sketch participants. The destination for the Travel Sketch event is Alun –alun kota Malang, Kayu tangan area, Pasar Besar and splendid (bird market). After that, all the participants are invited to ride Macito Bus (Malang City Tour) and having city sightseeing before returning to the hotel for sketch auction.
At the end of each event, we held a sketch auction and the fund raised will be donated to support the development of the community or foundation chosen as a form of CSR. For Malang city edition, we raised IDR and will be given to support continuous education and training for children with special needs under the care of YPAC – Yayasan Pembinaan Anak Cacat Disabled (foundation for disable and special needs children) Malang.
The next 1O1Travel Sketch will be held in Jakarta on October 2018, international events in Bali on early March 2019 and Palembang. The series in several cities are organized to promote local tourism in Indonesia, especially where PHM has a hotel chain as well as to celebrate 45 years of gait of Panorama Group – an integrated group of companies focused on Tourism, Transportation, Hospitality and related businesses.