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Chyatiyeko Yatartha is Green Brain’s second solo project. With it, he wanted to raise the concern through gigantic street graffiti to reach the public, especially Nepal’s youth.
His first series, Buda Paka, in February drew attention to preserving the heritage and culture of Nepal. Drawn on the wall of a building in Asan, the artwork showed a man carrying a kharpan on his shoulders as he walks through an old street as brick walls, carved windows, doors and shop fronts curve before him. The idea here was to remind the youth to preserve and promote the hard work of the older generation, so that the culture and heritage may survive into the future.
His affinity to layers of meanings, that viewers slowly unravel one at a time, is reflected also in his chosen name, which he picked in 2017. For him, green is more than just the colour of nature. “Green is life and positivity which I relate to,” he explains. A fluorescent green hue is present in all his work, which also relate to the local heritage, culture and activism.
“As for the Brain in my name,” he adds, “that’s because I am fascinated by people’s thoughts, and how we become our thought.”