In celebration of the 31st birth Anniversary of His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk VAST Bhutan presents 1st solo ceramic show by Maiyesh Tamang.
Date: 21st Feb to 1st March 2011
Time: Opening 3 PM(21st Feb)
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Sporting a pair of brown trousers, a grey shirt and a matching grey pleat jacket over it, Karma Wangdi, popularly known as Asha Kama, sits on the balcony of the VAST building, sunning himself. His eyes have a gentle glow … Continue reading ->
Tsip taught us how to laugh. When not laughing, he lived life on his own terms.
Your laughter will forever fill VAST. … Continue reading ->
— Written by Saraswati
Five years ago, when he got on a Gary Fisher mountain bike for the first time at Kuenselphodrang in Thimphu, he fell. But he got up and tried again. With every fall, his passion to conquer … Continue reading ->
He loves the brush and uses it to give life to the white canvass. Rajesh Gurung, 37, a co-founder of the Voluntary Artists’ Studio, Thimphu (VAST) is one of the popular artists in the country.
The self taught professional artist … Continue reading ->
VAST would like to thank the following without which this documentary could not have come through.
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Written by VAST first international artist in residence, Xochi
A Greeting from Xochitl Rodriguez
My journey from the United States to Bhutan has been a long one. It didn’t just start in my hometown of El Paso Texas. The journey … Continue reading ->
Sonam Wangchuk, popularly known as Tsip, was featured in Kuensel today. Tsip means “astrologer”. Can also mean “wiz kid”. Our wiz kid is a struggling artist.
The Self-Portrait of a Struggling Young Artist
“There are so many mediums of … Continue reading ->
How did I feel on the 3rd day of the River Survey (Walk the river)
We (the VAST members) went for the river survey, in order to know more about garbage, to see the cleanliness of … Continue reading ->
Pema Tshering dreamed of working as an artist. He wanted it so bad, he quit his nine to five cushy job and plunged into his newfound profession.
The 25-year-old has a computer application degree and was working at the Bhutan … Continue reading ->