This exhibition will be the first major exhibition outside of Nepal, with such a large body of artworks solely by Nepalese contemporary artists. The project was conceived in 2016, while Dr Dina Bangdel was with us. NEPAL ART NOW is curated by Dr.Christian Shicklgruber with Swosti Rajbhandari Kayastha from the Council as co-curator. Mr. Sagar SJB Rana, Vice-President is the coordinator on behalf of the Council.
Nepal Art Council
- Established in 1962, Nepal Art Council is a leading non-profit organization focused on promoting arts and artists of Nepal.
- Spread over an expansive 28,423 sq. ft, NAC provides the finest and most central state-of-the-art gallery space in Kathmandu today.
- By pioneering the nurturing of artistic talent for over half a century; the Nepal Art Council has played a pivotal role in helping a new generation of contemporary Nepalese artists working in various genres, to emerge and attain the level of excellence we witness today.
Outline of NAC-FHAN joint exhibition
Nepal Art Council (NAC) together with Federation of Handicraft Associations of Nepal (FHAN) is organizing a mega-exhibition on the principal theme of Deities and Festivals of Nepal to Commemorate the 60th anniversary of NAC and 50th anniversary of FHAN.
Date: 24th November- 4th December 2022
Venue: Nepal Art Council