I Ketut Soki (1946- Penestanan, Gianyar, Bali) was among the first group of youngsters to study under Arie Smit (born 1916). He favors bright colors in his paintings which influenced other Young Artists. His works are filled with figures arranged rhythmically. He also includes architectural motifs and decorative foliage to make his works symmetrical. Exhibitions : Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, California, 1964), Smithsonian InstitutionYoung Artists Touring Exhibitions (U.S.A., 1964-1965), National Museum (Singapore, 1970-1971), Alpha Gallery (Singapore, 1972, 1974), Balai Seni Lukis Negara (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1983 – 1984), East-West Center (Honolulu, Hawaii, 1998), Museum Nasional (Jakarta, Indonesia, 1995), Centre for Strategic and International Studies (Jakarta, 1996), Indonesia – Japan Friendship Festival (Morioka, Tokyo, 1997).