And then they came for my Instagram filter

And then they came for my Instagram filter

By Chhetria Patrakar

Nepal’s proposed regulations on social media have troubling implications for journalism and free speech.

25 Years of Archives

Visual arts in Southasia Illustration by Manjula Padmanabhan. From From 'Himal Southasian’s' Cartoon Congress Issue published in December 2008.

Visual arts in Southasia

Illustration by Manjula Padmanabhan. From From 'Himal Southasian’s' Cartoon Congress Issue published in December 2008.

Illustration by Manjula Padmanabhan. From Himal Southasian’s Cartoon Congress issue published in December 2008.

Some readings on the visual arts in Southasia from our archives, along with some recent pieces.

Beauty and contradiction in Tibetan art by Yangon Dhondup. (April 2007)

A podcast interview with Maldivian photographer Dhahau Naseem and Afghan artist Omaid Sharifi of ArtLords. (December 2018)

Akshaya Pillai on the 2015 Kochi Biennale. (May 2015)

Francesca Recchia interviews Afghan-American artist Aman Mojadidi. (March 2017)

Cartooning, stress and laughing at death by Manjula Padmanabhan. (December 2008)

On the resurgence in the art of printmaking in Pakistan by Noor Jehan Mecklai. (October 2015)

Niranjan Kunwar on prioritising arts education in times of disaster. (August 2015)

Nauman Khalid speaks to Pakistani artist Faiza Butt. (January 2016)

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