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Showcasing effects of corruption through art

Showcasing effects of corruption through art

- by Sangita Shrestha

Transparency International Nepal (TIN) organized a one-day painting exhibition on Sunday at Nepal Art Council, Babermahal. TIN has been organizing painting exhibitions on an annual basis with an aim to inculcate in the viewers a sense of the virtues that people need to follow in order to eradicate negative effects of corruption on society through art.

Portrait painting workshop begins

Portrait painting workshop begins

- by Republica

The Department of Painting, Nepal Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) began an eight-day-long ‘Portrait Painting Workshop-2077’ on Tuesday in Naxal.

Five journalists receive ‘Fine Arts Award’

Five journalists receive ‘Fine Arts Award’

- by Republica

The Society of Fine Arts Journalists (Sofaj) Nepal organized an award ceremony on Thursday in Lalitpur. The award is given every year to outstanding journalists from various media who have been contributing to the field of fine arts through their work.

Heart-shaped art brings love, hope to virus-ravaged spots

Heart-shaped art brings love, hope to virus-ravaged spots

- by Associated Press

Donald Verger has been putting heart into his art during the pandemic. And images of those intricate hearts made from vibrant sea glass are flowing back to schools and hospitals that have been hard hit by COVID-19 during the pandemic.

Rodin Museum sculpture garden reopens to public

Rodin Museum sculpture garden reopens to public

- by Associated Press

There is a ray of light for Parisians who, like the rest of the French nation this weekend, begin to observe a tightened coronavirus curfew: The famous Rodin Museum sculpture gardens is reopening to visitors.

Youngsters realizing importance of ethnic food

Youngsters realizing importance of ethnic food

- by Republica

My City has taken interviews of two young members of Ethnik, which has introduced chaaku as their products in the market with modern packaging. And, Ethnik is a new business venture and a team name for 4 students from People’s Dental College, who participated and won the On-Campus Finale of Hult Prize at IOM for the cause 'Food for Good'. They plan to take their products at the international level in the Regional competition being held soon.

Crusaders for promoting 'Lipi' through calligraphy

Crusaders for promoting 'Lipi' through calligraphy

- by Republica

Callijatra team has conducted more than 40 workshops in the nation and also represented Nepal for the first time in the world's renowned Association Typographique Internationale  (ATypI) 2019, an annual fall conference dedicated to typography and type design,  held in Tokyo, Japan

World Newah Conference concluded

World Newah Conference concluded

- by Republica

The Newah Organization (WNO) celebrated its 10th anniversary with a virtual global conference titled 'Global Newah: The Next Milestone' on December 30 and 31, 2020.

‘A Single Brushstroke’ on display

‘A Single Brushstroke’ on display

- by Sangita Shrestha

Siddhartha Art Gallery at Babermahal Revisited, which was closed for the last nine months due to the pandemic, has reopened with the exhibition "A Single Brushstroke: Chan Mind Spiritual Painting" by Jerome Edou.