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The Opening Ceremony: Art City

Kathmandu Triennale 2017 opening ceremony took place on the 24th March at Hyatt Regency’s Ballroom at around 9:30 AM. The ceremony began with a short film by Kishor Kayastha – Shifting Valley, who claimed that the film was a “response to the consequence of the earthquake as an artist.” The film Shifting Valley brought home […]

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Cakes of Art

Who does not like cake? Or should this question even be asked? Whether its nutty Banana cake or a rich and divine Chocolate cake, there is one that everyone loves. Today Hotel Annapurna hosted a Cakes, Art & High Tea event in collaboration with My City Pulse and The Kathmandu Triennale 2017. This event took […]

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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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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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