Ang Tsherin Sherpa was born into an artists’ family in Nepal and trained as a traditional painter by his father, who was a renowned artist from Ngyalam, Tibet. Living in California for an extended period allowed Sherpa to form his own style, fed by traditional training and contemporary artistic practices and influences. He has exhibited globally and is represented in the collections of leading museums. He is one of the foremost artists from the Himalayan region in his generation. Sherpa is based in Kathmandu and engaged in bringing more visibility to the Himalayan arts.