Come! Let’s welcome the Iron lady of Nepal's photographic community - NayanTara Gurung Kashapati, for an Artist Talk at Chennai Photo Biennale!
Sunday, 28 Feb 2016, 02:30 PM onwards @ Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Chennai 4, Rutland Gate, 5th Street Chennai India 600 006
NayanTara is a photographer and curator based in Kathmandu, Nepal. Her work seeks to embrace themes such as change, identity, gender, and history within the context of ‘the New Nepal’. She enjoys working across platforms to connect visuals, sound, research, education, activism; using storytelling as an underlying approach. In 2007, she co-founded photo.circle, a photography platform that has facilitated learning, networking, publishing, marketing and other opportunities for Nepali photographers. In 2010, she co-founded the Nepal Picture Library; a digital photo archive that strives to document a ground-up history of the Nepali people. She is co-founder of Photo Kathmandu - Nepal's first international photography festival, which launched in November 2015. Photo © Kevin Bubriski