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Kathmandu: Voices to Pledges, Pledges to Art

If only cities could speak, they would tell the stories of the long forgotten, of old temples and the gods that reside in it or those of the old men who were once young boys that played in the streets. On a cool evening in 23rd March, the Nautalle Durbar at Basantapur Durbar Square lit […]

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Treasures of Nepal

We have all marveled at the intricate and stunning crafts that are made in Nepal and dot the numerous temples and monasteries around the country. But have we ever thought about who makes it? How is it made? The exhibition Treasure of Nepal, which is curated by Gary Wornell in Nepal Tourism Board, aims to […]

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“Being In A Body”: Open Call

PERFORMANCE ART FOR KATHMANDU TRIENNALE 2017 In March 2017, for the Kathmandu Triennale, five women artists, Marie Julia Bollansée (Belgium), Monali Meher (India/The Netherlands), Alice Fox (Britain), Ashmina Ranjit (Nepal), and Ryan Elisabeth Reid (United States) will collaborate in collective creativity. This group invites young Nepali artists to formulate a proposal: “Being in a Body”, as […]

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New Encounter: Masterclass on Event Documentation

Kathmandu Triennale 2017 and Amuse Communications are looking for 20 volunteers to document (take photos/videos) of national/international selected artists of the Triennale (March 13 – March 23). In return, the candidates will learn the intricacies of event documentation (photography/videography) via our masterclass on March 10. Please sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/XtAAoFHDgkVrtkL03 The session will be conducted […]

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KT 2017 Announces “Photographs to Postcard” Competition

POSTCARDS FROM “HERE” Kathmandu Triennale “Photographs to Postcard” Competition Turn your photographs into official Kathmandu Triennale postcards.  Gain royalty and global recognition as we distribute your image worldwide. Inspired by the theme and the works of featured artist Peter Downsbrough (USA), Kathmandu Triennale invites your photographs to become one of 10 portrayals of our city […]

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New Encounter: Masterclass on Installation Art

What is an artistic genre of three-dimensional works that often are site-specific and designed to transform the perception of a space? When is a sculpture not a sculpture? Ever felt baffled by the terminology used by curators to describe different works of art? Hence, Kathmandu Triennale 2017 cordially invites you to learn the intricacies of […]

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Support Youth, Community, and Children Engagement

  Kathmandu Triennale, Nepal’s foremost contemporary art event, aims to spur engagement and intercultural exchanges between visiting artists and the local youth and children.   Help us make art thrive in Nepal. Help fund our youth and children engagement efforts. Help foster greater appreciation towards our common cultural heritage among the next generation so that […]

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KT 2017 To Sponsor 12 International Art Reporters

KT 2017 is pleased to announce that we are sponsoring 12 art reporters from around the world who will gain VIP access during the Triennale. Please note that we will be covering their local accommodation costs, but not their flight costs. If you, or anyone you know anyone who wishes to travel to Nepal, and cover the Triennale, do […]

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KT 2017 Progress: Refugee Orientation with UNHCR Nepal

On January 11, 2017 (Wednesday), artist Sujan Dongol met with UNHCR Nepal to discuss the sensitive issues of the urban refugee communities in Nepal and issues that they faced on a daily basis. Dongol will work closely with UNHCR to reflect these issues in his artworks for Kathmandu Triennale 2017. View more pictures from the orientation here. #artthriveshere […]

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