Claire Burkert


About Claire Burkert

Claire Burkert has lived and worked with indigenous artists in South and Southeast Asia for over 30 years. She began documenting Mithila wall painting in 1988 and founded the Janakpur Women’s Development Center in 1991. Now based in Nepal, Claire consults worldwide to artisan organizations. Her publications, which focus on indigenous art and architecture, include Himalayan Style (Roli, 2014).