About the Artist

Netra bahadur khattri was born in a small village of Baglung Nepal, where surrounded by the artistic and natural environment. He learned the trade and developed a deep interest in art since his childhood.

Studying for an Associate Degree in Fine Figures and Contemporary sculpture at Tribhuvan University Kathmandu Nepal. Netra Focus on learning sculpture and drawing as a tool to study the world that surrounded us. Netra explored many different artistic ideas and sculpting artistic conceptual structure into the Contemporary Figurative sculpture with allocating his knowledge and skill as an adjunct art Instructor in Kathmandu Nepal.

In 2015 Netra Move to United State to focus his training in academic Sculpture and Drawing at Fontbonne University. Here he was able to pursue his interest in the Human figure and contemporary Sculpture whilst working to a high technical level as far as having the considerable skill to publish his Human Anatomy.

Netra believes importance on learning and teaching technique is the highest level possible while continuing to develop the creative ideas and artistic side with the pedagogical method same time.

DEGREE                                                                 

Master of Fine Arts (Sculpture / Drawing)
                    May 2019

Fontbonne University, St. Louis MO, United States

 

Master of Arts (Sculpture / Painting)                             May 2017

Fontbonne University, St. Louis MO, United States

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Sculpture)                                      June 2014

Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu Nepal

 

Associate Degree in Fine Arts (Sculpture)                   June 2011

            Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu Nepal

     

 

                                              

TEACHING HISTORY

Teaching Assistant                                              Dec 2017 – Jul 2019

Fontbonne University, St. Louis Missouri   

Part-time Art Instructor                               June 2012 – May 2015

Columbia Academy, Kathmandu Nepal 

Part-time Art Instructor                                       Jan 2012 – Jul 2015

Paragon Public School, Kathmandu Nepal  

 

AWARDS 

  • Award for Excellence, Conception Art Show.

      Conception Global Art Collective, Chicago Illinois – 2019

 

  • Special Award, National Sculpture Exhibition.

      Art Council, Kathmandu Nepal – 2014

 

  • People Choice Award, Juried Art Show.

       Prairie Village Art Council, Kansas City, Missouri – 2019

 

  • Honor Award, Chroma International Juried Art Exhibition

       Studio Gallery Washington DC – 2019

  • Honor Award, Kathmandu Art Festival.

      Spectrum Artist Association of Fine Arts and Nepal Academy of Fine Arts(NAFA), Kathmandu Nepal ­­– 2015

 

 

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS  

 

  • Juried Art Show, Studio Gallery

Washington – 2019

 

  • Juried Art Show, Art Saint Louis

Saint Louis, Missouri – 2019

 

  • OPEN 30 International Juried Art Exhibition

Laredo College, Texas- 2019

 

  • Conception Art Show

Chicago Illinois - 2019

 

  • Art Mart Art Sale and Auction

Dallas, Texas – 2018

 

ART SHOW/ FAIR, WORKSHOPS

 

  • Kathmandu Art Festival

Kathmandu, Nepal – 2015

 

 

  • Handicraft Demonstration (Straw, Bamboo and pottery Art)

Kathmandu, Nepal 2015

 

  • Pokhara Art Workshop and Painting Exhibition

Pokhara, Nepal - 2014


 

 

  • Portrait Sculpture Demonstration

Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu Nepal - 2014

 

  • International Sculpture Symposium

Pokhara, Nepal - 2013


 

  • The First International Sculpture Symposium

Pokhara, Nepal - 2012

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