RTA in Media

November 2, 2017

Week-long exhibition opens in Thimphu

A week-long exhibition opened in the capital displaying the winning entries of this year’s National Design and Art Competition. Her Royal Highness Princess Eeuphelma Choden Wangchuck graced the inaugural this morning. Among the art work on display is one by Passang Dema. It is a poem in Braille. The best […]
November 2, 2017

Weavers, artists recognised for promoting arts and crafts

Tashi Yuden’s lungserma, which took her about a year to complete, bagged the first prize in Gho category during the 16th National Design and Art Competition (NDAC) at the Royal Textile Academy (RTA) in Thimphu yesterday. The 44-year-old housewife has been weaving since she was 15. She said that creating […]
September 1, 2017

Exhibition on Trima opens to public

Source: Kuensel
September 1, 2017

Queen Mother inaugurates an exhibition on Trima pattern

Her Majesty The Queen Mother Sangay Choden Wangchuck inaugurated an exhibition titled “Trima -Discontinuous weft pattern” at the Royal Textile Academy in Thimphu today. Trima is one of the complicated and expensive patterns of the Bhutanese weavers. The exhibition is to promote the unique and sophisticated art of weaving which […]
April 13, 2017

Eco-friendly fashion exhibition begins

A local fashion designer’s eco-friendly apparels are on exhibition for the next three months at the Royal Textile Academy beginning today. Her Royal Highness Princess Eeuphelma Choden Wangchuck accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Ugyen Jigme Wangchuck graced the opening of the exhibition ‘The Mellow,’ at the RTA gallery in […]