Erina Tamrakar Single Exhibit at Park Gallery

Fabulous great canvasses of her inimitable women all over Park Gallery: this 2017 single exhibit of renowned artist Erina Tamrakar is a visual show-stopper, vibrant with color and form. Reposting an article from NEPALI TIMES we want to congratulate our longtime friend...

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KTM TRIENNALE 2017: presenting Kiran Maharjan

Please enjoy this wonderful video presenting one of the participating artists, Saurganga Darshandari, and her work:   Kiran Maharjan is a street artist whose works depict images painted realistically with spray, paint which have elements of calligraphy. His work...

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Looking back at great success at IAF 2017

... even in the NEW YORK TIMES the successful participation of six Nepali artists at IAF 2017 was mentioned: "NEW DELHI — It's no surprise that satirical portraits of Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong Un are the centerpiece of the India Art Fair, the annual...

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IAF 2017 with Nepali artists again!

Reposting important news about the participation of Nepali modern artists at this year's INDIA ART FAIR (IAF2017). The HImalayan Times featured two articles yesterday and today outlining the success of last year's participation ("most visited booth") and the...

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KTM TRIENNALE 2017: presenting Saurganga Darshandhari

Please enjoy this wonderful video presenting one of the participating artists, Saurganga Darshandari, and her work:   Saurganga Darshandhari is a visual artist and printmaker based in Kathmandu. She received her MFA in printmaking from University of Development...

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Conversations with Kabi Raj Lama by Sangeeta Thapa

First meeting with Kabi Raj I first came across Kabiraj's work while he was a BFA student at Kathmandu University. Then in 2009 the Siddhartha Art Gallery organized his graduation show at the Annapurna Hotel. As a resident of Boudha and living close to the sacred...

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Kabi Raj Lama exhibit opens at Siddhartha Gallery

Today the KATHMANDU POST published an article by Samikshya Bhattarai about Kabi Raj Lama’s fine solo-exhibition—titled Fragments— which opened on Sunday. Please find it reposted here: Bound by faith Hosted by the Siddhartha Art Gallery (SAG) in Babarmahal, the...

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Imago Mundi Nepal Collection at Taragaon Museum for one day

On Monday, 15 August 2016, Taragaon Museum Kathmandu hosted a one-day exhibit of the Nepali artworks featured in the Imago Mundi NEPAL COLLECTION. Imago Mundi is an Italian arts initiative seeking to map contemporary artists around the world. Imago Mundi promotes...

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Finally a new KIAF – Kathmandu Triennale – 2017!

A third edition of the Kathmandu International Art Festival (KIAF) is scheduled to be held from March 24 to April 7, 2017. Organised by Siddhartha Arts Foundation, the two-week festival will feature works by a host of Nepali and international artists.   NEWS...

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Food tip: “Laphing” – wonderful cold noodles

... today a somewhat different post, about FOOD! Last time in Nepal I discovered something super-yummy: "Laphing", a cold noodle dish which is served all over the Bouddha neighbourhood as it is a traditional Tibetan specialty. I just loved this spicy culinary gem -...

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Chirag Bangdel exposition: “Incantations”

Chirag Bangdel’s most recent painting exhibition „Incantation“ began June 24 at Manny’s Eatery and Tapas Bar in Shaligram Complex, Jawalakhel. Two series: "Geet Govinda" and "Seasons of Hope" He is showing 35 paintings, organized along two themes: “Geet Govinda” and...

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High fashion photo shoot in Patan, gorgeous photography!

I just couldn't but repost this fabulous photo reportage by Buro 24/7 Singapore. This seriously cool company provides coverage and access to the world of fashion and contemporary culture told through an Asian lens - from up-to-the-minute reviews of international...

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Dr. Dina Bangdel about Nepali art (video!)

So happy to be able to post this great interview with Dr. Dina Bangdel, renowned art historian, which just came out on YouTube. She talks extensively about both traditional art of Nepal and the contemporary art scene and the need for both to become visible outside of...

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