Turkish Airlines and Siddhartha Arts Foundation have tied up for the Kathmandu Triennale, one of Nepal’s biggest art festivals. Kathmandu Triennale 2077, organised by Siddhartha Arts Foundation is being held simultaneously in Patan, Kathmandu and Boudha with over 300 artworks by national and international artists, collectives and groups from over 40 other nations, including the Philippines, Haiti, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Myanmar and France. The festival will run till the end of March.
The collaboration between Turkish Airlines and Siddhartha Arts Foundation aims to promote Nepali art and culture. The artworks displayed by the Nepali and international artists during the festival focus on inclusivity, diversity and local identity and explore the impact of arts on society.
Abdullah Tuncer Kececi of Turkish Airlines and Siddhartha Arts Foundation’s Sangeeta Thapa signed the collaboration agreement this week (pictured).