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, […]

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 […]