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Making Shivata's dreams come true

Making Shivata's dreams come true

- by Republica

This kind of event helps in strengthening the relationship between two countries where Nepal and India have deep bread and daughter relationship. ...

Typography 2020, exhibition exploring type fonts

Typography 2020, exhibition exploring type fonts

- by Sangita Shrestha

“Typography 2020”, an exhibition by the students studying in BFA  second year in Sirjana College of Fine Arts with Graphic Communications as their major, kicked off on Saturday at Nepal Art Council. ...

Spreading joy of love through paintings (With Video)

Spreading joy of love through paintings (With Video)

- by Sangita Shrestha

It’s February—month of love—meant to be for couples. And what better ways one can express their union and togetherness, than showcasing their feelings and thoughts in the form of art. With this in mind and...

Veteran Sculptor Chandra Shyam honored

Veteran Sculptor Chandra Shyam honored

- by Republica

On the occasion of Golden Jubliee of Adarsha Saula Yubak Secondary School, Veteran Sculptor Chandra Shyam Dangol was felicitated for his dedication toward the promotion of art and culture of Nepal on Sunday. ...

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All set for ‘Buildcon International Exhibition 2020’

All set for ‘Buildcon International Exhibition 2020’

- by Republica

Buildcon International Exhibition is going to kick off on Friday at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. This is the sixth edition of 'Nepal Buildcon International exhibition'. This year, Bahubali Cement is the title sponsor of the exhibition. Bahubali Cement is the product of Balaji Cement Industries.

Nepal-Korea contemporary art concludes

Nepal-Korea contemporary art concludes

- by Sangita Shrestha

In the eyes of a foreigner, Nepal seems to be the land of mystical art, religion and living culture. And the exhibition ‘Namaste Nepal Kathmandu Contemporary Art’, which is a group exhibition of 21 Korean and 14 Nepali artists, is a way of expressing gratitude and respect to each other through contemporary art.

Different aspects of life in detail: Passage of Time

Different aspects of life in detail: Passage of Time

- by Sangita Shrestha

Life is all about experiences and changes. Then, with time, change is inevitable. Depicting his life experiences and the inevitable changes that occurred in his life, an art exhibition 'Passage of Time' by artist Krishna Lama began on Saturday at Nepal Art council, Baber Mahal.

Kathmandu International Film Festival concludes

Kathmandu International Film Festival concludes

- by Republica

The 17th edition of Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF) concluded with the special screening of movie ‘Heidi’ by Alain Gsponer (Switzerland/Germany) on Sunday. And it celebrated Sir Edmund Hillary’s centennial year with a special screening of ‘The Ascent of Everest’ by Michael, about the conquest of Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa on May 29, 1953, officially marked the opening of the film festival on Wednesday.

Kathmandu International Film Festival begins

Kathmandu International Film Festival begins

- by Republica

With the festival tagline “Voices from the Margins” Kathmandu International Film Festival officially began at City Hall, Bhrikutimandap on Wednesday. This is the 17 th edition of Kimff where, it is celebrating Sir Edmund Hillary’s centennial year and a special screening of ‘The Ascent of Everest’, about the conquest of Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa on May 29, 1953, officially marked the opening of the film festival.

Kundoon and Saruk sharing same screen space

Kundoon and Saruk sharing same screen space

- by Sangita Shrestha

Aspiring actor Kundoon Shakya is debuting on big screen through a short film, ‘Thirsty’ by filmmaker Aneel Neupane. The movie is going to be premiered at 17 th edition of Kathmandu International Film Festival (Kimff), scheduled for December 11-15 at City Hall and Nepal Tourism Board hall, Bhrikutimandap.

Gearing up for 17 th edition of Kimff

Gearing up for 17 th edition of Kimff

- by Republica

Kimff 2019 will celebrate Sir Edmund Hillary’s centennial year by opening with a special screening of ‘The Ascent of Everest’, about the conquest of Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa on May29, 1953. The film features narration of Sir Edmund Hillary as he revisits momentous situations during the climb.

Photo exhibition ‘Ways of the Mountains’ on display

Photo exhibition ‘Ways of the Mountains’ on display

- by Republica

A photo exhibition ‘Ways of the mountains’ by Kathmandu-based photographer Sudin KC opened on 30 November at Himalayan Java, Mandala Street, Thamel. The exhibit portrays the mountain culture and stories of the people living in the Himalayas and their rich cultures and traditions that are nearly untouched by modern influences.

Sushila soaring high through 'Udaan: Beyond Boundaries'

Sushila soaring high through 'Udaan: Beyond Boundaries'

- by Sangita Shrestha

There are incidents in our society where a married woman's position in a family is nothing but synonymous to a cow. The family is feeding her so; she has to do whatever they ask her to do. And we are also very accustomed with the social norms that till now, we do not question why only women have to leave their birth place after marriage. Meanwhile, if a woman wants her husband also leave the house, then the woman is blamed as the home wrecker.

Beyond the object on display

Beyond the object on display

- by Republica

We are surrounded by full of objects, the personal objects, common or public objects etc.  Every object has its own purpose to being there and there are lots of stories behind it. However, objects are inseparable things of our daily life. Object reflects the people who belong to it; object also reflects the situation of time.