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 […]


11 December 2013 - 13 April 2014

Happy December! We are very pleased to let you know that a project we have been working on for the past several months has now come to life! Climate+Change is a science exhibition with a focus on the Himalayas of Nepal, their glaciers, ecosystems and watersheds. The exhibition is based on a large selection of […]

explorations in the photographic medium v. 1.5

5 - 14 July 2013

This exhibition has been put together by and seven Kathmandu University BFA students who have spent the past semester attempting to explore and understand the photographic medium. Students have worked with ideas of memory, home and family. They have made photographs, collected, researched and installed photographs and incorporated mediums such as illustration, design, and […]

EVERYDAY EPIPHANIES: A Nepal Retrospective 1994-2012

31 January - 13 February 2013

Photographs by Frédéric Lecloux / Vu’ Agency 31 Jan – 13 Feb 2013 Alliance Française of Kathmandu, Banshi Ghat Marga, Teku Road, Tripureshwor 10am – 6pm, Sun- Fri “As if there still weren’t enough of reality, of that awful reality…” – Henri Michaux War has killed, war has ended, enemies have talked, elections have taken […]

Retelling Histories: Photographs of Friendship

6 - 10 November 2012

For many Nepali women in the 60s and 70s, and even today, marriage signaled a turning point in their social lives. While their spouses may have continued to spend time with friends, a bride’s increased responsibilities within the home curtailed her other activities. Yet, many girls and women in this collection of photographs, challenged the […]

Our Gurkhas: Singapore through their eyes

2 - 11 November 2012

We are pleased to announce a traveling photo exhibition of photographer Zakaria Zainal‘s titled ‘Our Gurkhas’ . The exhibition will also launch of the book “Our Gurkhas: Singapore Through Their Eyes” in Nepal. Do join us. KATHMANDU 2-5 November | 12-7 PM Nepal Art Council, Babar Mahal POKHARA 7-8 November | 10-5 PM Pokhara Sabha Griha, […]