He was born in Yeh Hambang, West Bali in 1970. He is a graduate of the Indonesia Arts Institute in Denpasar, Bali. Made Duatmika, is very much inspired by the works of other significant Indonesian artists such as Sudjojono and Hendra Gunawan; as well as renown foreign artists such as Matisse and Chagall. Made Duatmika has a very unique style that portrays expressions of innocence and trust in his art. He brings into his paintings influences of the Balinese way life in the bright colors and non geometric shapes. In his work, he frequently gives a picture of the peace, joy and cheerfulness of Bali. Made Duatmika’s art has been featured in solo exhibitions in Jakarta and Singapore, and he has also participated in numerous collaborative exhibitions both in Indonesia and abroad.