Made Wirata was born on February 21,1978 in Gianyar. Gianyar is world renowned for producing famous Balinese art and artisans.|
Wirata's family has been dedicated to this art for generations. Wirata first learned to carve from his father. In 1993, his interest in art lead him to learn from a cousin how to carve modern statuettes. Several galleries in Bali now collect his creations.