Now Playing:

TV

Oregon Art Beat

Tibet artist Sonam Phuntsok


At the Pacific Northwest College of Art, we watch as Tibetan artist Sonam Phuntsok works on a giant painting called a thangka, a form of Buddhist meditation. Having been awarded a grant and finding the perfect work space at the PNCA, Sonam started on his current piece but has been creating thangkas for more than twenty years.

First Broadcast: 2007
Producer: Katrina Sarson

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus

More Oregon Art Beat

Inside The Art of Grimm

OPB | April 30, 2015

Mary Wells, Paper Mosaic Artist

OPB | April 23, 2015

Cuba Libre, Part 2

OPB | April 16, 2015

More OPB

Follow Oregon Art Beat

Send Oregon Art Beat A Message


Part of Episode

Watercolorist Gene Gill; Tibet artist Sonam Phuntsok; Reggie Houston

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #817
Original Broadcast: February 1, 2007