Date of Birth: 27th July 1985
Parents: Mr. Kiran Manandhar & Mrs. Sarita Manandhar
125/24 Kakanchow Binayak Marga, Chhauni, Kathmandu, Nepal
GPO Box No. 4564
Tel: +9771 – 4279009
Kathmandu University, School of Arts,
Centre for Art and Design
Mandikatar, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2010 Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi,
Faculty of Visual Arts
M.F.A (Master in Fine arts), Painting, Gold Medal
2008 Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
Faculty of Visual Arts
B.F.A (Bachelor in Fine Arts), Painting, Gold Medal
2004 Sirjana College of Fine Arts
I.F.A (Intermediate in Fine Arts)
2002 Gyanodaya Bal Batika Higher Secondary Boarding School S.L.C (School Leaving Certificate)
2011 National Fine Art Award in Contemporary Painting -National Fine Arts Exhibition.
2010 Special Award in Annual Art Exhibition,BHU, Faculty of Visual Arts, Varanasi, India 2005 First Prize in Annual Art Exhibition, BHU, Faculty of Visual Arts, Varanasi, India 2002 Designed the Flag of Kathmandu Metropolitan City
2013 Utsav- the celebration of festivals, Siddhartha Art Gallery, Babermahal, Kathmandu.
2012 Tatva – the Expression with Elements, Nepal Art Council, Kathmandu, Nepal
2011 Grahan – An Eclipse , Park Gallery, Centre for Fine Arts, Pulchowk, Nepal
2010 Voyage – An Endless Journey, Nepal Art Council, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2009 Synchronization 2009, Gallery of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi, India
2008 Seasons, ‘ Q’ Art Gallery Baryo Fiesta, Naxal.
2007 Figurative Expression, NAFA, Naxal.
2006 Reflected Realities, NAFA, Naxal.
2005 Paintings in my Eyes, Buddha Art Gallery, Thamel, Nepal
2004 Music – Lumbini Art Gallery, NAFA, Nepal
2002 My Moon for Peace -Sirjana Contemporary Art Gallery, Kathmandu, Nepal
2012 The contemporary Paintings of Nepal, Espace Virgine, 86 bis avenue Aleide Gabaret, France
2013 “Miteri ko lagi Kala”, Organized by NAFA, Araniko Gallery, NAFA.
2012 Kathmandu International Art Festival (KIAF), Kathmandu, Nepal
2012 Nepali Contemporary Art Show-Europe – 2012, Salle Epicea Galleria Briancon, France
2012 Nepali Contemporary Art Show, E-Funktion, Cologne, Germany
2012 Nepali Contemporary Art Show, Chautara Gallery, Almere, Netherland
2012 Friendship across the Himalayas: China- Nepal, Beijing, China
2012 Amalgam – Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisted, Kathmandu
2012 Redefining Kathmandu Valley LASAANA, Kathmandu
2011 Ceramic Sculpture – Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal Revisted, Kathmandu.
2010 Yogdan, Fusion Studio, Sagarmatha Complex, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2009 The Indian Experience in a Global Nest”, Faculty of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi.
2008 Sublime Expression Edition 2, Goa, India.
2008 Rupa- Pratirupa, Faculty of Visual Arts,BHU, Varanasi, India
2008 Sublime Expression Edition 1,Pune, India.
2008 Annual Exhibition of Faculty of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi, India
2008 Dristrikona, Faculty of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi, India
2007 Dristrikona, Lalitkala Center, Lucknow, India 2006 Annual Exhibition of Faculty of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi, India 2005 Group Exhibition at Ashi Ghat, Varanasi, India 2005 Group Exhibition Toolika BHU, Varanasi, India
2005 Group Exhibition organized by Young Artist Group, Varanasi
2005 Annual Exhibition Faculty of Visual Arts, BHU, Varanasi, India
2004 Group Exhibition on the occasion of 50 years of Manandhar Sangh, NAFA, Nepal
2004 Group Exhibition, Tilganga Eye Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2004 Group Exhibition,NAFA, Naxal, Kathmandu, Nepal
2003 3rd Juddhakala Painting Exhibition, Kathmandu, Nepal
2003 National Exhibition, NAFA, Kathmandu
2003 Group Exhibition, Calcutta, India (Camlin Art Foundation)
2002 National Art Exhibition, Kathmandu, Nepal 2002 Cartoon Exhibition organized by Artist Society of Nepal (ASON).
2002 Cartoon Exhibition at Royal Nepal Academy on the occasion of Gai Jatra, Nepal
2001 Two-man show titled : A Message of Peace
Workshop and Residencies
2013 “Miteri ko lagi kala”, two day camp at Dhampus, Pokhara, organized by
Nepal Academy of Fine Arts and J.K. Museum, Pokhara.
2012 Workshop organized by Bhaktapur Udhyog Banijya Sangh, Bhaktapur, Nepal
2012 Residency at LASAANA “Redefing Kathmandu Valley”, Kathmandu, Nepal
2011 Residency at Panjim, Goa in the studio of Artist Quirozito D’ Souza organized by Indian Atelier, India
2010 Workshop PEACE , organized by Royal Norwegien Embassy Bhaishepati, Kathmandu, Nepal
2010 Workshop Yogdan – organized by Fusion Studio, Sagarmatha Complex, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2010 Workshop Sadbhav- organized by NAFA, Naxal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
2010 Workshop organized by Nepal Art Council, Nepal.
2010 Workshop organized by Ram Chatpar Shilpanyas,SamneGhat, Varanasi, India
2009 Workshop Last Mile Polio Eradication Initiative organized by National Innovative IEC Design, Manesar, Haryana, India
2009 SAMHITA – National Level Seminar cum Workshop, College of Art, New Delhi, India.
2009 Creative Eyes – Tilganga Eye Centre, Nepal
2008 Painting Restoration Workshop, jointly organized by The Indian Cultural Center, Embassy of India and Sirjana College of Fine Arts, Kathmandu
2007 Workshop in Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi, India
2007 Workshop Inspiration Manaslu 2007 in Samagaun, Manaslu, Nepal
2006 Workshop to help the family of deceased in Janaandolan 2, Gurukul, Dillibazar, Nepal
2006 Workshop to help the victims of Janaandolan 2, Gongabun, Kathmandu, Nepal
2006 Workshop on the occasion of Buddha Purnima at Swoyambhu, Nepal
2005 Workshop organized in Lubhoo by theCreativity Club, Nepal
2005 Awareness Campaign and ITAV, and Buddhanilkantha School, Nepal
2004 Workshop Gift of Sight – organized by Tilganga Eye Center, Kathmandu, Nepal
2004 Youth Workshop organized by NAFA, Nepal
2003 Workshop organized by Sirjana College of Fine Arts, Nepal
2003 Workshop organized on the occasion of International Day of Peace, Nepal
2003 Post Card workshop organized by Sirjana College of Fine Art, Nepal
2002 Postcard workshop organized by Sirjana College of Fine Art, Nepal
2001 Workshop organized by Artists’ Society of Nepal (ASON), Nepal
2001 Workshop jointly organized by ASON and Pokhreli Sanskritik Parivaar – Pokhara, Nepal