Rewind, Recapture & Rewrite!

21 August - 4 September 2011 invites you to dig out those ancient albums and join us in this unique journey down memories lane. Photos and stories collected will be exhibited in the upcoming Kathmandu Literary Festival. THE HUNT: Find old family photographs! THE TASK: Write the stories behind the photographs! THE RESULT: An exhibition in Patan Durbar Square during […]

Picture This

17 - 19 June 2011

Picture this; you have old family photos at home lying in albums and/or dusty boxes. You may not recognize the people, the places, the times, the clothes, the hairdos, but you know there is a story waiting to be told. Come be a Nepali armed with photos and words, come tell these stories. Join Nepal […]

Introduction to Visual Storytelling

28 February – 26 March 2011

A one month introductory course in photography and visual storytelling. Course suited for beginners and emerging photographers. 28 FEBRUARY – 26 MARCH 2011 COURSE TIMING: Weekdays 4 – 7 PM Weekends 10 AM – 1 PM VENUE: Yala Maya Kendra, Patan Dhoka COURSE COVERS: Introduction and history of photography Basic techniques (camera and lens function, […]

Masterclass with Jodi Bieber

19 - 29 November 2010

World known photographer Jodi Bieber will be working in this unique master class with participants from Nepal and Finland. This 10-day master class is being organized by the Finnish Press Photographers Association and Photo Raw Magazine in co-operation with The goal of this 10-days workshop is to create an in-depth photo essay about a […]

New interpretations to Nepali folk stories

27 March 2010

A presentation by thirteen young illustrators who have just completed an exciting workshop on new interpretations to Nepali folk stories. The workshop was tutored by Chris Haughton and co organized by and the Kathmandu University School of Arts. The thirteen illustrators young showing their work are Aditya Aryal, Bikash Amatya, Kanchan Burathoki, Mahima Bajracharya, […]

Photographing the everyday

3 - 6 March 2010

Photo workshop with Frédéric Lecloux, Agence VU French-Belgian photographer Frederic Lecloux will workshop with a group of 6-10 students to question the narrative and documentary interest of their everyday lives. By inviting them to change their way of looking at very simple things and events that happen every day around them, he will work with […]

Storytelling through images

15 - 18 January 2010

Photo workshop with Tina Ahrens In the current Nepali media scape where photographers struggle to go beyond the single image and publications struggle to understand photography as more than event coverage but an actual language that can tell powerful stories, reputed photo editor Tina Ahren’s arrival is much anticipated. “Storytelling Through Images”, a four-day intensive […]

Workshop with Philip Blenkinsop

11 January - 7 February 2010

5-day workshop & reportage project Kathmandu is often still stereotyped with postcard images of durbar squares and prayer flags, despite daily evolution and redefinition on social, political, economic and other spheres. In the face of an overhaul of identity, many of us and many around the world choose to continue to see the city in […]


23 - 26 May 2009

A four-day photo workshop by award winning Bangladeshi documentary photographer Munem Wasif was coincided with Traveling Chobi Mela V, an international festival of photography hosted in Kathmandu by and was thus able to garner interest in the Nepali photo community. 8 photographers attended the workshop. The workshop was an intensive exercise that pushed participants […]