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VOA Interviews

Gonkar Gyatso: Contemporary Tibetan Artisti
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16.12.2014
One of the few Tibetans to have study Art in both Beijing and London, Gonkar Gyatso was a core member of the Sweet Tea House artists group of Lhasa in the early 1980s. Gyatso eventually left Tibet for Dharamsala, India, where he connected with exile Tibetan cultural initiatives and Thangka painting, before moving to the UK in the late 1990s. Over the last decade or so, Gyatso’s works have turned more and more to using the Buddha form to expres..

Gonkar Gyatso: Contemporary Tibetan Artist

Published 17.12.2014

One of the few Tibetans to have study Art in both Beijing and London, Gonkar Gyatso was a core member of the Sweet Tea House artists group of Lhasa in the early 1980s. Gyatso eventually left Tibet for Dharamsala, India, where he connected with exile Tibetan cultural initiatives and Thangka painting, before moving to the UK in the late 1990s. Over the last decade or so, Gyatso’s works have turned more and more to using the Buddha form to expres..

VOA Interviews

VOA Interviews: Conversations with dynamic Tibetans engaged in interesting and innovative projects and contemporary Tibetan figures involved in activities and work that are path breaking.