Dolakha Album: Community Homestay Art Residency was hosted by Artudio in Gairimudi, Dolakha from May 3rd to 10th, 2016. This residency was curated by Kailash K Shrestha, a contemporary visual artist and founder of Artudio.

Five Nepali contemporary artists; Sujan Dangol, Surendra Maharjan, Sandhya Silwal, Rajan Shrestha & Abhimanyu Dixit were carefully selected as the participating resident artists of the residency. Artists from the Global Art Collective also joined the team for a community sculpture burn.

After the successful curated exhibition in the community of Gairimudi, the exhibition was held in Artudio, Swoyambhu, Chhauni Hospital Road from 12th August to 20th August 2016. The Exhibition was inaugurated by Sangeeta Thapa, Founder/ Director of Siddhartha Arts Foundation’s Education Initiative and Siddhartha Art-Gallery.

Dolakha Album: Community Homestay Art Residency was supported by SAFEI, CKU and Buddha Kumari Foundation.

Visual Documentation: Karma Tshering Gurung, Shashim Shakya, Yugal Shrestha, Santosh Prashad Rimal, Prabesh Maharjan, Siddhant Kapali, Krimin Tuladhar/Artudio

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Dolakha Album Exhibition entrance at Artudio
Dolakha Album
Map of Gairimudi, Dolakha
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Entrance weaving light projection
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Entrance weaving light projection along with team panel
Curatorial Note
Curatorial Note
Curatorial note
Viewers reading curatorial note
Artist and curator Kailash K Shrestha with viewers
Artist and curator Kailash K Shrestha with viewers
Still by Rajan Shrestha
Still by Rajan Shrestha
Still by one of the resident artist Rajan Shrestha
Still by one of the resident artist Rajan Shrestha
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Rajan Shrestha one of the resident artist singing Gairimudi song written by local children Pratikshya Moktan.
Rajan Shrestha one of the resident artist singing Gairimudi song written by local children Pratikshya Moktan.
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Artworks on disply
Artworks on display
Artist and curator Kailash K Shrestha with viewers
Artist and curator Kailash K Shrestha with viewers
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandhya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandhya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandhya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandya Silwal.
Asthitwa by one of the resident artist Sandhya Silwal.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga performance by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Exhibition team
Exhibition team
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Viewers in the exhibition
Viewers in the exhibition
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
Dhunga by one of the resident artist Sujan Dangol.
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Light from Gairimudi, Dolakha

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