Sunita Maharjan

Sunita Maharjan is a freelance visual artist from Nepal. Besides painting she has a passion in experimenting with different forms of art. In general, she is sensitive to forms created by and through lines, which become metaphors about her life. She graduated from Kathmandu University Center for Art and Design in 2009. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions and art projects.

SOLO EXHIBITION:
2009 – “Locus Of Continuity”, BFA solo art exhibition project, Hotel de l’ Annapurna, organized by the Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

  • 2012- Nepal- Australia Art Exchange Group Art Exhibition, The Depot Gallery, Australia
  • 2011- “Kalashaktishwari” Celebrate being a women, a group paintings Exhibition by eight women artist from Nepal, Newa Chen Art Gallery, Lalitpur
  • 2010- “Under one sun festival”, four days event of Installation Art and Photographs, organized by UNHCR on 60th anniversary of UNHCR, Basantapur,Kathmandu
  • 2010- “Re-fuzed in Bhaktapur”, 3 days art event organized by Re-Fuze- group of young artist, Bhaktapur, Nepal
  • 2010- Two men show, “Repeating Bodies” by Sanjeev Maharjan, “Structural Space” by Sunita Maharjan, Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre, Nepal
  • 2009 – Graduation Show, 4th year BFA students of Kathmandu Uninersity at Nepal Art Council, Kathmandu
  • 2009 – International Art Festival, Separating Myth from Reality, Status of women, organized by the Sidhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu
  • 2009 – Kalakar ko Aankha ma Bhumi, exhibition on the issues of land and its Right to woman organized by Lasana- an alternative art space, Nepal Association of Fine Art, Kathmandu
  • 2009 - “Unifying – A Woman’s World” painting exhibition, Hotel de l’ Annapurna organized by Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu
  • 2009 - “Garbage Out of Thin Air” – Everest Junk Project, World Wild Life Federation, Imago de gallery and café, Kathmandu
  • 2008 – Ned-Nep In-between, a presentation of works by Kathmandu University Center for Art and Design and Gerrit Rietveld Academie students, Nepal Art Council, Kathmandu
  • 2008 – Ned-Nep In-between, presentation of works by Kathmandu University Center for Art and Design and Gerrit Rietveld Academie students, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam
  • 2008 – Collaborative exhibition of Folk, Traditional and Contemporary art from Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Tibet organized BINDU an alternative art Space, Nepal Association of Fine Art, Kathmandu
  • 2008 – Amalgam, an exhibition of painting by National and International Artists, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu
  • 2007 - “NAYA NEPAL” cartoon exhibition, organized by Leo Club of Kathmandu Ringroad, Nepal association of Fine Art, Kathmandu
  • 2007 - Masquerade” – mask workshop and exhibition at the British Council Kathmandu

SELECTED WORKSHOPS:

  • 2011- “Monsoon” a printmaking Workshop 2011, three days etching workshop, BINDU- a space for artists, Kathmandu
  • 2009 – Kalakar KO Akha Ma Bhumi, workshop on the issue of Land and its right to woman, LASANA- an alternative art space, Nepal Association of Fine Arts,Kathmandu
  • 2008 – Collaborative workshop and research of Folk, Traditional and Contemporary art from Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Tibet organized by BINDU- a space for artists, Nepal Art Council, Kathmandu
  • 2007- “Masquerade” mask workshop, British Council, Kathmandu
  • 2007 – Painting Workshop, Maitighar Mandala, 2007, organized by Woman Artist Group of Nepal-WAGON, Kathmandu
  • 2007- “Mural Painting Workshop” organized by “Save the Children-Norway”, Singha Art Gallery, Lalitpur, Patan

 

Sunita’s Portfolio with Kala Nugu