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Urban Myths 3

For CMK’s 3rd urban art showcase, Urban Myths 3, we are pleased to invite you to an international group exhibition street artists. Organized in collaboration with Cluster Wall (Brooklyn, NY), with support from Tings. ARTISTS:  Bruno Levy (Paris) Deadline (Kathmandu) Elle (Brooklyn) Jilly Ballistic (New York) JPO (New York) OE (Kathmandu) OPIE (Cambridge) ORYX (Chicago) SadhuX (Kathmandu) Solus […]

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#Occupy: an expression of global conscience

Kashish Das Shrestha, Director of the City Museum Kathmandu, is curating “#Occupy: an exhibition of global conscience.” #Occupy resonates and is an ode to a generation looking for itself, and eager to “do something.”  The curator commissioned artist Aditya Aryal, alias Sadhu-X, to produce two statement pieces for this event. See details, artist statements, and […]

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Exhibition: Keepa Maskey

EXHIBITION: A solo exhibition of works by Keepa Maskey at the City Museum Kathmandu will open on 3 December, and will continue till 10 December. Ms. Maskey moved to the US at age 18, where she pursued her studies in Fine Arts in New York. Born to Baikuntha and Bimala Maskey in 1973, her grandfather, Krishna Bahadur Chitrakar […]

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Peace Day Film Festival

Movies at the Museum to mark Peace Day 2014, followed by discussion.

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Music at the Museum: Dhrupad

Dhrupad is the most ancient style of Hindustani classical music to survive in its original form.

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Kapil Mani Dixit’s Nude at the Museum

17 Sept through 25 Sept at the Gallery

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Fashion showcase: Daljit Sudan

Sept 6—7: An exhibition of the designer’s Fall-Winter Collection 2014

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Book Launch: Kathmandu by Thomas Bell

Sept 4: Come meet the author and get your book signed like we did.

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Asha Dangol: A 20-Year Retrospective

Sept 3-15: A 20-year retrospective of artist Mr. Asha Dangol, including works that have never been exhibited publicly before. Opening party Sept 3.

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Discussion: Whose Art Is It Anyway

An unexpected facelift on a Shiva Temple has sparked reactions and created a need for further discussions.

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