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Old Nepal in Ed Van der Kooy’s reel

Old Nepal in Ed Van der Kooy’s reel

- by Republica

In coordination with The Saraf Foundation, The Taragaon Museum is organizing a photo exhibition titled ‘Nepal Then’ at its premise located at Boudha. The exhibition started on Wednesday.

Art exhibition enhances Nepal-Russia friendship

Art exhibition enhances Nepal-Russia friendship

- by Republica

Russian Center of Science and Culture in collaboration with Nepal Russia Art Club has organized an art exhibition ‘Friendaversary’ at the premises of Russian center of science and culture.

Awareness through art about climate change

Awareness through art about climate change

- by Republica

With an aim to raise issues regarding climate change to a larger audience using art, the event entitled ‘Disrupting Climate Disruption: A Global Day of Creative Action’ is going to be held at Utpala Cafe, Boudha on Saturday.

4 things about divine architect and craftsman: Lord Vishwakarma

4 things about divine architect and craftsman: Lord Vishwakarma

- by Sangita Shrestha

According to the ‘Rig Veda’, Vishwakarma is the personification of creative power of the Supreme Being and the divine architect of the universe who invented many architectural wonders along with tools/weapons for gods/goddesses. And here’s a list of five things about him and his invention:

‘Amalagam’ on display at SAG

‘Amalagam’ on display at SAG

- by Republica

Siddhartha Art Gallery (SAG) established by eminent artist Shashikala Tiwari and Sangeeta Thapa in Pratap Bhawan Complex in Kantipath has been showcasing artworks of talented artist since September 28, 1987.

Are you ready for Kumari Rath Jatra?

Are you ready for Kumari Rath Jatra?

- by Sangita Shrestha

The first day begins from Kumari Ghar, Basantapur and heads toward Chikanmugal, Jaisi Dewal, Lagan, Hyumat, Bhimsensthan, Maru and halts at Kumari Ghar. Lord Ganesh’s chariot is pulled first, followed by Lord Bhairab and then Kumari.

Paintings that speak history of Nepal

Paintings that speak history of Nepal

- by Prasanta Lamichhane

Nevertheless, if you wish, you were able to see them in clear picture, then the ongoing exhibition ‘Nepal through the ages’ by 82-year-old, veteran artist Hari Prasad Sharma at Nepal Art Council, Babermahal is the place to visit.

Creating dialogue through art: ‘Object in Focus’

Creating dialogue through art: ‘Object in Focus’

- by Sangita Shrestha

The artist who believes that he is a bridge between traditional and contemporary art says art is similar to journalism. He adds, “Art gives us identity and we should acknowledge the value of art. And through art, an artist tries to create dialogue and depict the picture of society and current happenings as journalism does.”

To Remember: Mix media exhibition concludes

To Remember: Mix media exhibition concludes

- by Anwesha Khadka

Remembrance is what makes memories alive throughout life. A mix-media exhibition ‘Space A’ by Iranian artists Farshid Davoodi, Maryam Ashkanian and Sima Shahmoradi began on August 28 at Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisited.

‘BFA Show 2019’ on display

‘BFA Show 2019’ on display

- by Republica

The ground floor of the gallery is garnered by graphic communication works. The works in the exhibition are quite impressive which is not less than a professional’s work, if one has to compare. The students have used their creative approach to brand products, create a product and run a campaign utilizing their graphic communication skills.

‘Together International Art Exhibition' on display

‘Together International Art Exhibition' on display

- by Republica

A group art exhibition titled ‘Together International Art Exhibition’ has begun at Mithila Art Gallery, Thamel. The exhibition was inaugurated by Gopal Chitrakar, Vice Chancellor of Nepal Academy of Fine Arts on Tuesday.

Confession on Father’s Day

Confession on Father’s Day

- by Kiran Lama

My City went out on the streets and asked random questions to public, became successful to get interesting answers and their secrets out, which they have kept from their dad.