Author: Bikkil Sthapit

Bikkil Sthapit is a rights activist and a photographer. Lately, his works revolve around the issues of the enforced disappeared people during People's War. He's also a founder of an oral history initiative -

August 30, 2020 /

The Whole Family’ is a photo project that portrays the emotional longing of the family members of the missing. It is an artistic intervention in support of them as they continually ask the authorities about the whereabouts of the enforced disappeared people during the 10 years long People’s War in Nepal.
It is a reenactment to create a complete family photo that portrays the vacuum created by the loss of the family member. This photo project focuses on the emotional loss and shows the current socio-economic situation of the remaining family members.