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, […]

Le Népal à Paris (Nepal in Paris)

4 - 31 October 2012

Alliance Française in Kathmandu is organizing two photo exhibitions in Paris this October, the exhibition is part of a larger showcase on Nepal.   NEPAL TODAY 4 – 31 OCTOBER French Alliance Foundation – 101 boulevard Raspail, Paris 6th St Placide or  Notre Dame des Champs Monday to Thursday, 8 AM – 8 PM […]

Postcards and beyond

11 - 20 August 2012

POSTCARDS AND BEYOND is an exhibition featuring the works of Mukunda Bahadur Shrestha, a Patan-based photographer who dedicated more than 25 years of his life to photography. Mukunda ji spent the 70’s and 80’s travelling across Nepal, photographing mountains, culture and people. His photographs introduced Nepal to the world. Since early 2011 NEPAL PICTURE LIBRARY […]

The Constant Change

4 - 13 November 2011

After a challenging 14 weeks, our Masterclass with Mads Nissen participants are very pleased to share with you the stories they have produced. PARTICIPATING PHOTOGRAPHERS Kishor K. Sharma, Shikhar Bhattarai, Phurpu Tsering Gurung, Narendra Shrestha, Prasiit Sthapit, Niranjan Shrestha, NayanTara Gurung Kakshapati, Prem Tsering Sherpa, Sailendra Kharel, Uma Bista, Gaurav Dhwaj Khadka and Nirman Shrestha […]

Retelling Histories

16 - 18 September 2011

As some of you may know, we have recently embarked on an exciting archiving journey that has begun to unearth very interesting material. Our archive, formally known as the Nepal Picture Library is showcasing a selection of work from its personal history collection during the upcoming Kathmandu Literary Jatra this weekend.      It gives us immense […]

kathmandu, kathmandu.

6 - 13 April 2011

kathmandu, kathmandu. an exhibition by contemporary nepali photographers 6 – 13 April 2011 | 12 – 7 PM Nepal Art Council, Babar Mahal ‘Kathmandu’ means very different things to different people, depending on whether they have lived in the city or not. The West is still liable to think of Kathmandu as a sort of […]

[ Photos of Risk ]

12 - 16 January 2011

Photos of Risk is a photo contest organized by the Nepal Risk Reduction Consortium and managed by The contest received a total of 448 photographs submitted by 105 photographers. The contest was open to professional as well as non- professional photographers. Photographers of any nationality could make submissions, as long as the photographs were […]


9 - 16 January 2011

Olivier Culmann photographs people watching TV. And their TV sets. The viewers’ eyes are glued to the screen, hypnotized by the images that flicker by. Olivier Culmann captures that instant during which attention subsides and consciousness slumbers, rocked to sleep by the phosphorescence of the cathode ray tubes. At that instant, their bodies often become […]