WHEN : 26th - 29th April
WHERE : Brisbane Powerhouse
Traditional and contemporary expressions of Tibetan painting and sculpture will grace the walls of Brisbane Powerhouse during the entire festival.
Traditionally trained, cutting edge contemporary master Tibetan artist, Karma Phuntsok (Australia), versatile contemporary artist Tashi Norbu (Netherlands) and traditional Thankgka painter, Thupten Gyatso (Australia) will take patrons on a journey from the highly formulaic traditions of Tibetan Buddhist art, to striking contemporary expressions of their now dynamic globalised culture. Urgen Sonam’s Silk appliqué and embroidery on fine strong silk to create dramatically beautiful, refined Buddhist iconography.The exhibition will also feature photographs of Tibet.