Sushil Thapa is a renowned artist of Nepal. Interested in painting from a young age, he is self taught and art is his passion. He does paintings in oil and acrylic, though pen and ink is his forte. His main subjects are the people of his country from different ethnic backgrounds. He was attached to the Centre for Victims of Torture (CVICT), Kathmandu for thirteen years and through his art works supported various Human Rights campaigns. He is now a freelance artist. He had taken part in many exhibitions including at Bangkok, Thailand and Palais des Nations( Office of the United Nations- High Commissioner for Human Rights), Geneva. His art works are featured on the website www. artwanted.com /sushilthapa.