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‘Voices’ organized with Indian Artist Riyas Komu

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Kathmandu, July 6, 2016: B. P. Koirala India- Nepal Foundation (BPKF) in collaboration with Siddhartha Art Gallery organized ‘Voices’, an interaction programme, with Mr. Riyas Komu, an artist and sculptor from Kerala, India.

In the programme, Komu spoke about the upcoming contemporary arts’ event, Kochi-Muziris Biennale to be held in Kochi, Kerala in December, 2016.  He highlighted that the Event, to be held with support from the Government of Kerala, will go on till March, 2017 and will see participation from a number of foreign artists as well.

Mr. Komu held an engaging interactive session with the participants and discussed about the need for preservation of cultural heritage in South Asia.

On the programme attended by Nepalese artists, curators and students, the possibilities of increased Nepalese participation in Indian festivals through the BP Koirala Foundation were explored.

Photo Courtesy: Embassy of India in Kathmandu