Photo Kathmandu 2018

12 Oct - 16 Nov 2018

The third edition of Photo Kathmandu is taking place from 12 Oct to 16 Nov 2018. Photo Kathmandu endeavors to create conversations between the city, its public, its past, and its dreams and aspirations. The festival invites photographers and other practitioners who work with the visual medium to Kathmandu to build and showcase projects as […]

Stories of Climate+Change

22 May - 5 June, 2016

Kishor Sharma and Narendra Mainali produced two powerful stories from communities in Dhankuta, Sindhupalchowk and Rasuwa with support from the annual PC Grant 2015. This photography grant was established by in 2015 and provides Nepali photographers financial, research, and editorial support. The grant also designs and implements a rigorous Audience Engagement program after photographers […]

Remembering the Lost Sculptures of Kathmandu

10 April - 22 May 2015

The Himalayan Art and Cultural Heritage Project and cordially invite you to the inauguration of Remembering the Lost Sculptures  of Kathmandu an exhibition of paintings and research by Joy Lynn Davis Friday, 10 April 2015 | 5:00 pm onwards Nepal Art Council in Babar Mahal Special guests: His Excellency Dr. Urs Herren, Swiss Ambassador to […]

Nepal Picture Library at Chobi Mela

23 January - 5 February 2015, Nepal and Pathshala South Asian Media Institute, Bangladesh, have worked very closely over the past few years to create an exchange of information, knowledge and work between the two countries and photography has acted as the bridge for it. The result shows greatly in Chobi Mela VIII, as Nepal’s participation is bigger than ever in […]

Climate+Change in Pokhara

27 September 2014 - 30 September 2015

The second edition of Climate+Change- a dynamic exhibition exploring the effects of climate change on the Hindu Kush Himalayan region opened at the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal on 27th September 2014, marking World Tourism Day this year. The exhibition features science and imagery from the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) […]

Artists Unite

3 - 11 September 2014

Dear friends, In an effort to support the relief efforts for landslide and flood survivors across the country, a group of artists are coming together to organize a fundraising exhibition ARTISTS UNITE at Siddhartha Art Gallery from 3-11 September 2014. 8 photographers are donating prints for this fundraising initiative. 100% of the proceeds raised from […]

The Story of Ji’an

1 - 10 August 2014

Every city has a story. From 1-10 August 2014, had the opportunity to workshop with a group of young storytellers gathered in Ji’an City in Jiangxi Province from across Mainland China. Armed with questions and cameras, they set out to explore. For 10 days, they walked the streets and met with locals, discovering pressing […]

Remembering Shamar Rinpoche

13 July - 1 August 2014

A photo exhibition documenting the life and works of the 14th Kunzig Shamarpa, curated by and on view at Sharminup Monastery in Ichangu Narayan, Kathmandu. As per his last wishes, Shamar Rinpoche’s cremation took place in Kathmandu, after struggles to get permission from the government of Nepal to bring the kudung (body) into the […]

This Country is Yours

16 May - 1 June 2014

We are very pleased to invite you to the opening of a multimedia exhibition by photographer Surendra Lawoti titled THIS COUNTRY IS YOURS. 5:30 PM | THURSDAY, 15 MAY 2014 NEPAL ART COUNCIL, BABAR MAHAL THIS COUNTRY IS YOURS takes Kathmandu as the geographic setting during the historic process of writing Nepal’s new constitution. A […]


12 - 30 March 2014

A series of photographic narratives on how we are coping with our growing city. An outcome from Introduction to Storytelling @ Climate+Change workshop. 12 – 30 March 2014 Nepal Art Coucil Babar Mahal Opening Hours 11 AM – 7 PM (Closed on Tuesdays) Featuring the works of Anuj Arora Anup Shrestha Ashesh K Pradhan Chemi […]