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Rajendra Shakya appointed to lead Nepal Art Village

Rajendra Shakya appointed to lead Nepal Art Village

- by Republica

Nepal Art Village, a company which aims to promote artisan families of Nepal to live and display their masterpieces, lost its President Raj Kumar Shakya- a well known repousse artist to COVID-19 on June 5,...

NYC Chinatown museum reopens with anti-Asian racism exhibit

NYC Chinatown museum reopens with anti-Asian racism exhibit

- by Associated Press

A New York City museum dedicated to telling Chinese American history marked its reopening to the public on Wednesday, with an exhibit on Asian Americans and racism that it curated partially through submissions gathered during...

Shivangini’s ‘Bold and Beautiful’ on display

Shivangini’s ‘Bold and Beautiful’ on display

- by Sangita Shrestha

Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babermahal Revisited, is holding an abstract painting exhibition by artist Shivangini Rana. Rana’s solo exhibition titled ‘Bold and Beautiful’ features bold brush strokes with vibrant colors on canvas depicting her carefree and...

Picasso kept in Maine house closet for 50 years is sold

Picasso kept in Maine house closet for 50 years is sold

- by Associated Press

A mixed-media painting attributed to Pablo Picasso has been sold after spending 50 years in a closet in a house in Maine. John McInnis Auctioneers, based in Massachusetts, confirmed that the painting entitled “Le Tricorne”...

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Eight interesting facts about Sithi Nakha

Eight interesting facts about Sithi Nakha

- by Sangita Shrestha

Sithi Nakha is celebrated on the sixth day of the waxing moon, according to the lunar calendar, in the Nepali month of Jestha/Asar. This year it has fallen on Wednesday, June 16.

Skeletons of related Viking-era men to reunite for exhibit

Skeletons of related Viking-era men to reunite for exhibit

- by Associated Press

The skeletons of two related Viking-era men, one who died in central Denmark and the other who was killed in England during a massacre ordered by a king, are set to be reunited for an exhibition opening in Copenhagen this month.

Traditional artist Rajkumar Shakya no more

Traditional artist Rajkumar Shakya no more

- by Republica

Traditional artist Rajkumar Shakya, proprietor of On Metal Arts and Crafts, who is known for his creation of masterpieces of monumental proportion is no more. He died on Sunday due to complications from Covid-19. He was in his mid 50's.

Comic strip artists band together for a silly and good cause

Comic strip artists band together for a silly and good cause

- by Associated Press

Fans of newspaper comics will instantly notice something missing in many of the strips this Friday — pants. More than 25 cartoonists behind strips from “Blondie” to “Zippy the Pinhead” are celebrating the quirky holiday No Pants Day in a way that helps charities get clothing to those in need.

‘In my dream’ on display at NAC

‘In my dream’ on display at NAC

- by Republica

A group art exhibition featuring paintings, photographs and more titled ‘In My Dream’ kicked off on Thursday at Nepal Art Council (NAC), Babermahal.

Sirjana: A Collective Art show 2021 on display

Sirjana: A Collective Art show 2021 on display

- by Republica

Sirjana: A Collective Art show 2021 kicked off on Friday at Nepal Art Council (NAC), Baber Mahal, representing the works of artists affiliated with the art gallery and Sirjana College of Fine Arts.