Rohan Thapa (Nepal, 1982)
Graduated in political science, currently works as a photographer in Valencia, Spain. His photographic works focus on the nature of social and political identities that makes up our societies, with a strong emphasis on the environment. He received his photographic education in Blank Paper, Valencia. In 2015 he held his first solo exhibition In Visible at the Nepal Art Council. Participated in Art Helps Nepal 2015, an initiative to help earthquake victims. Took part in Nepal ́s first photography festival PhotoKathmandu, 2015. In 2017 published his first photobook Sutra. Part of PIX, Nepal Issue collective exhibition at Goethe Institut, Mumbai (India), 2017. He exhibited at BYOPaper Les Rencontres de la Photographie Arles, France, 2017. Presented Sutra in Photo.circle, Kathmandu (Nepal), 2017 and in Foam Editions, Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam (Netherlands), 2017. Participated in Dispares 1X01, a photographic dialogue in Valencia (Spain), 2017. Promoted the collaborative exhibition Archive of Chaos in La Fotoescuela, Valencia.