On Thursday 21st July, 2011, the 'Art From Prison' auction was held at Warisan Restaurant & Bar in Kerobokan, Bali.
The purpose of the auction was to raise money to fund art programs for prisoners in Kerobokan Prison.
Warison restaurant has a long tradition supporting the arts, showing the works of local and international artists, as well as providing a meeting place for the areas painters, writers and art lovers.
Thirty-five paintings by Kerobokan prisoners were on auction, including a painting by Myuran Sukumaran.
The monies raised will go towards purchasing art materials to be used by the prison art program.
Nico Vrielink, a renowned Dutch painter living in Indonesia auctioned some of his work, as did the artist Theos.
Both painters teach art in Kerobokan prison.