The new exhibit “Divine Debris”by contemporary artist Meena Kayastha showcases a series of works created over the year following the 2015 earthquake. Kayastha gives meaning to what was once discarded. She puts life back in doors from Bhaktapur that had once seen the glory of Newari craftsmanship. The artist exhibit also features a number of deities built with leftover scrap metal from the junkyard, a line of her signature style.

Artist States, “In this series I have used broken doors left behind after the devastation caused by the 2015 earthquake in Nepal. Doors, simply put, are openings to possibilities or closings that safeguard you. The symbolism used here is to make women realize and actualize that they are their own doors to limitless possibilities.”

The exhibition began on 27th Nov and will run till 11th Jan 2017 at Sidhhartha Art Gallery, Babermahal.













Photos: Artudio

Related Posts

  • Kalako Bisaya at Sidhhartha Art GalleryAugust 28, 2015 Kalako Bisaya at Sidhhartha Art Gallery Siddhartha Arts Foundation Education Initiatives hosted a Lecture Series - "Kala Ko Bisaya." at Siddhartha Art Gallery on 28th August, 2015. "Traditional Aesthetics of Nepal: Paubha and Mithila Art" by S C Suman and Lok Chitrakar gave a presentation on the recent lecture series. Lok […]
  • Shelly, Brenna & Karan at SAGJuly 4, 2016 Shelly, Brenna & Karan at SAG Three Artists Shelly Warren, Brenna Murphy and Karan Shrestha's exhibition is happening at Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babermahal from July 1st to 15th July, 2016. Photos: Kailash K Shrestha, Artudio
  • Artist Samundra Man Singh Exhibits at NACJune 5, 2016 Artist Samundra Man Singh Exhibits at NAC Solo Exhibition by artist Samundra Man Singh Shrestha organized by Bodhisattva Gallery is happening at Nepal Art Council, Babermahal from 29th may -9th June 2016. The exhibition is curated by Dr. Dina Bangdel. Photos: Artudio
  • Contemporary Artist & Our Founder’s work in The Solace of ArtMarch 17, 2016 Contemporary Artist & Our Founder’s work in The Solace of Art Contemporary Artist & Artudio founder Mr. Kailash K Shrestha's recent work of art "1.12.2072 Gairimudi" diptych along with other 30 contemporary artists of Nepal has been exhibiting at the Nepal Art Council gallery and Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babermahal. The exhibition entitled The […]


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *