Gonkar Gyatso is a contemporary painter from the country of Tibet. Gonkar Gyatso was born in Lhasa, Tibet in the year 1961.
Gyatso began college in China attending the Central Academy of Fine Arts located in Beijing. The artist followed this by attending college in London, England beginning at Central Saint Martin’s and finishing a master’s degree from the Chelsea School of Art.
Price range information: Works start at $30,000 up to the low six figures.
In this clip some works by Gonkar Gyatso:
Gyatso is now based out of London. He opened a gallery called the Sweet Tea House. The first London gallery to specialize in Tibetan art.
Below a link to the website of the artist:
Gonkar Gyato’s works in two dimensions or three with a style that captures the emotion of the figure, but also gives a hint of the cultural background of the subject.