Mekh Limbu

Mekh Limbu is Kathmandu Based Artist. He is an Interdisciplinary artist and has been working on Painting, Installation, animation, Photo and video based works. He has tried to related people through his work, creating fictional and non-fictional visual narratives which he comes across in his daily life. He has been worked in various socio-political, environmental issues, lately he has been working in contemporary issues on migration especially on his relationship with his family.

He received his MFA from Central Department of Fine Arts, Tribhuwan University. Limbu is the recipient of the Kathmandu Contemporary Art Centre’s (KCAC) Residency Scholarship 2012.His residency series “ Sequential Dissonance,” was exhibited with Kathmandu International Arts Festival 2012(KIAF) and Siddhartha Art Gallery (2013. He served as a coordinator and an exhibiting artist with Kalajatra(KCAC, 2013). Limbu has exhibited with Rosl Gallery, London(2014);Namaste-Contemporary Artist Voices(Philadelphia, (2014);Royal Over-Seas League, London (2014), Yantra’s Art Tech Exhibition (2014), Group Exhibition in Moesgaard Museum (MOMU) 2016, Young Sub-Continent-Serendipity Arts Festival, Goa, India 2016, Build/Unbuild: Home City Project in Qatar 2017 and Kathmandu Triennial 2017.

LImbu has been associated with LASANA, An alternative art space, Climate+Change Organized by ICIMOD 2013-2014.He is a member of Artree Nepal, Artist Collective.

He had taught in Fine Art Campus for 5 years. He had worked as Illustrator, animator and art Direction. He has been practicing both individual and collective.