Tag Archives: Art

  • China bans Kraftwerk from festival over Tibet show

    China has forbidden German electronic band Kraftwerk from performing at a music festival there, because of past support for Tibet. ...

  • Sacred Tibetan art at the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent

    From 14 March to 21 July 2013, the Fondation Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent is offering an exhibition devoted to the sacred art of Tibet. ...

  • Sonam Phuntsok A dream of performing at Norbulingka

    Without the work of Norbu Tsering la, Tibetan opera would not even exist any more. His has been the biggest contribution by far, by anyone, to the preservation of Tibetan culture. ...

  • Opera master Norbu Tsering passes away

    Tibetan opera master Norbu Tsering passed away at a hospital in McLeod Ganj on Thursday evening after a prolonged illness. He was 86. ...

  • Chinese painter portrays Tibet self-immolators

    Beijing-based artist Liu Yi is working on a series of black-and-white portraits he knows will never be shown in a Chinese gallery. ...

  • Exiled Tibetans take musical route to show solidarity with self-immolators

    Tibetan exiles in Dharamsala organised a 'Sing for Tibet' programme and used music to show solidarity to their compatriots who immolated themselves to protest against China. ...

  • Karnataka to host 2013 Miss Tibet beauty pageant

    The sole "Miss Tibet" beauty pageant will now be showcased before a much larger audience in Bylakuppe in Karnataka. ...

  • Kiara O'Gorman Miss Tibet versus the World

    The Miss Tibet and Miss Himalaya beauty pageants have been subject to criticism from Western media and scholars. Kiara O'Gorman explores why the competitions are not necessarily a "bad thing". ...

  • Tibetan film fest begins in McLeod Ganj from Wednesday

    Seven films on the lives of Tibetans will be showcased this week in this Himachal Pradesh town that has been home to thousands of Tibetan exiles ...

  • Nepal’s ‘first’ global film star scrapes a living

    Lundup plays Tinle, an irascible elderly chieftain of a yak-herding and farming village in a power struggle with Karma, a hot-headed upstart who would like to take his place. ...