Hitesh Vaidya is a visual artist based in Bhaktapur, Nepal. He is a part of Aakrit collective, a young artist collective based in Bhaktapur. He received his BFA from Kathmandu University School of Arts, Department of Fine Arts.
Vaidya in his practice believes that human experiences are encapsulated in the things we use and the space we live in, it works as reference in the process of remembrance, can evoke emotion and aid in identity formation for individuals, families and communities. His work questions the idea of where we belong and what belongs to us. Drawn for the personal experience he intends to touch the communal memory of the people. His practice as a medium includes from painting to painterly intervention into existing objects and working among still and moving images.