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Exhibition Category: Featured

Heart-Mind Monkey

Time moves forward, bringing change as its constant companion. My background in thangka painting commits me to preserving this ancient art for the future. Yet, I’m also drawn to find ways to blend this heritage with the evolving present. “Heart-Mind Monkey” is this blend, a conversation between tradition and change. Buddhist practice often views the ‘monkey mind’ with caution, seeing it as the source of our restlessness and distraction. I see its other side as well: to me, it’s filled with playfulness, warmth, gentleness and above all, curiosity. These...

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The Next 2024

‘The Next – 2024′ presents works by 23 young artists working across diverse media of drawing, painting, mixed media, ceramic and sculpture.  The show brings together artists who are pursuing or have completed fine art studies from different art colleges in Nepal in order to present the queries and reflections of the next generation of Nepali artists. The young artists weave themes of identity, culture, and lived experience to create portraits of the world as they see it. For most, the works take a personal, introspective note to draw the viewers where they stand. Through nuanced...

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A Tapestry of Voices

Takpa gallery is proud to present the group show ‘A Tapestry of Voices’ organized by Himalayan Art Initiative and World Bank Nepal on the theme of gender-based violence. The exhibition brings together 30 contemporary Nepali artists to advocate for the theme ‘16 Days of Artivism Against Gender-Based Violence’. The show highlights issues around gender to reflect on ideas of gender identity, gender based violence, and discrimination within Nepali society. The show visualizes opportunities for empowerment and equality between the genders through empathy and mutual collaboration. The artists have...

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The Sculpted Visions

The show presents the artist’s explorations on themes of divinity, humanity and the human spirit that binds the two through sculptures and installations. Maharjan’s experiments with material and texture not only highlight his forte as a sculptor, but also create compelling reflections on ideas of sacredness and humaneness. The artist merges traditional motifs and philosophy with contemporary forms to inquire into the essence of cultures and the enduring human qualities within them. The show brings together Maharjan’s inquiries into diverse aspects of human life through conceptual depictions...

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