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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.

Woes of women on display through ‘Think Pink’

Woes of women on display through ‘Think Pink’

- by Sangita Shrestha

Artist Anisha Maharjan's second solo painting exhibition 'Think Pink', featuring 14 paintings since 2017, is on display at Gallery LA, Bauddha. The exhibition which began on March 9 has the theme related to the expression, experience and life of being a woman in the patriarchal society.

Banksy painting raises $23 million for UK health charities

Banksy painting raises $23 million for UK health charities

- by Associated Press

A Banksy painting honoring Britain’s health workers in the pandemic has sold for a record 16.8 million pounds ($23.2 million), auction house Christie’s said Tuesday. Proceeds from the sale will be used to fund health organizations and charities across the U.K., it said.

Venezuelan teen sells drawings on Twitter to buy food

Venezuelan teen sells drawings on Twitter to buy food

- by Associated Press

Samuel Andrés Mendoza carefully chooses from dozens of colored pencils spread out on his kitchen table, humming a reggaeton song as he deftly applies contrast to the Dragon Ball anime character taking shape on his sketch pad.