Fulbright Fellow 2013-14 / MFA College of Arts, New Delhi, India
Sujan Chitrakar is associated with KU Art+Design since the time of its inception in 2003. He is heading the center as Academic Program Coordinator since 2005. Prior to this, he served as an adjunct faculty member at Tribhuwan University and Khwopa Engineering College. He is also a founding member of Sutra, an artist led group that primarily promoted alternative art practices in Nepal. With numerous national and international art workshops and regular exhibitions to his credit, he practices art extensively in public and private space — both individually and collectively
He is involved in many art activities apart from teaching. To mention few, he co-curated First Kathmandu International Art Festival, 2009 and was creative consultant for Second Kathmandu International Art Festival, 2012 for which he designed several venues for the show. He is a member of curatorial team for Photo Kathmandu. He also organizes PechaKucha Night Kathmandu to bring diverse creative people to share their works and experiences.
MFA , Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China.
Joshi is a painter, who also creates installation and site- specific public art projects. Prior to becoming Asst. Professor he worked as art instructor at ELC learning centre, Shanghai, China and Shanghai Jiao Tong University ICEC, Shanghai, China. He was also a visiting lecturer in YGFL International Art Institute Jiang Xi, China.
Mr. Joshi has also worked for EKTA Books Publication and KIIRTI Studio as a graphic Artist.
His has participated in various national and international art events such as SAARC Artist Camp, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Jinagxi, China, Mural Painting (Fukuoka, Japan), Harbin International Snow Sculpture Contest to name few.
MFA, Banaras Hindu University, India
BFA, Banaras Hindu University, India
Sagar Manandhar is associated with KU Art+ Design since 2011.
Sagar is a painter and also experiments with various mixed media works. He had eleven major solo exhibitions and various group exhibitions in Nepal and different other countries including China, France, Netherland.
Manandhar has also participated in different national and international art camps such as SAMHITA – National Level Seminar cum Workshop, New Delhi, India, Inspiration Manaslu, Samagaun, Manaslu. He has also worked in at Panjim, Goa in a residency organized by Indian Atelier.
MFA / MA ADS Beaconhouse National University, Lahore, Pakistan
BFA Beaconhouse National University, Lahore, Pakistan
MFA (Sculpture), Central Department Of Fine Art, Kathmandu, Nepal
Thapa is a sculptor who also creates installations, site specific works. He has attended in various workshop such as, journey towards the earth, MT. Everest-8848 ART Project I, interactive 3D sculpture. He has also worked as an instructor in art engineering workshop at Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel.
Thapa is also the Former Assembly Member of Nepal Academy of Fine Art (NAFA) and the president of the ‘Arambha’ Contemporary Nepali Sculptors’ Group and is associated with many other art organizations. He is involved in many group exhibition in Nepal and other countries such as Nepal –America Art exhibition, 15th Asian Art Biennale, Bangaladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka. He is actively working in the field of creating various sculpture in search of new dimensional language.