Dhwoj Gurung is a visual artist based in Nepal. He works mainly with watercolor, acrylics, oils and mixed media. He earned his BFA at Lalitkala Campus Bhotahity, Nepal
Gurung has had solo shows of his plein air paintings at the Ramsey Galley, University of North Carolina, USA and Park Gallery, Kathmandu, one of Nepal's premier contemporary art galleries. He has participated in many group shows in his own country and in 2015 was invited to participate in Bhutan's first International Festival.
In 2013 he won the RN Joshi Prize for his excellent work executed during the Return To Nature Program (Plein air festival) organized by Park Gallery. http://www.parkgallery.com.np/rn joshi prize.html
His work has been twice featured in Outdoor Painter magazine and several major publications in Nepal. His paintings are being enjoyed in many private collections within Nepal and abroad. Gurung himself lives simply and works diligently. www.dhwojgurung.com