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The Hindu, Metro Plus - 28 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Harshini Vakkalanka

Interview Starting photography when he was 13 and at boarding school, it’s been one long journey for Buddhist monk Nicholas Vreeland….

Chennai Times - 25 November, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by V Lakshmi

Photographer and monk Nicholas Vreeland, grandson of the late fashion Diana Vreeland, exhibited some of the pictures that he clicked in and around Rato Dratsang….

Nichols Vreeland - Mid Day - 15 January, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Lhendup G Bhutia

Geneva-born photographer Nicholas Vreeland brings to the city 20 of his experiences as a monk in a Tibetan monastery for over 25 years….  

Nicholas Vreeland - Mid Day - 15 January, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Lhendup G Bhutia

Photos of Rato is a 10 day-long exhibition that comes to the city after being shown in France, Italy and USA….

Nicholas Vreeland - Indian Express - 22 January, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Zaira Arslan

NICHOLAS Vreeland’s collection of 20 images titled “Photos for Rato” have travelled the world and now arrives in Mumbai….

Nicholas Vreeland - Asian Age - 23 Jauary, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Rohini Nair

The two great passion of Nicholas Vreeland’s life can, i a superficial sense be termed contradictory….

Nicholas Vreeland - Hindustan Times - 20 January, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Shweta Mehta

Not many know the tradition and practices of a Buddhist Monastery, but Nicholas Vreeland’s pictures may help change that. The Swiss photographer, also a monk,….

Bangalore Mirror - Bangalore 11 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Jayanthi Madhukar

N icholas Vreeland, a Buddhist monk, who was a protégé of Henri
Cartier-Bresson, put his skills to use for a cause – raising funds for
building the Tibetan monastery Rato Dratsang – and has come up with a
photo exhibition Photos For Rato that showcases twenty pictures
displaying life inside the monastery….

DNA after hrs. - 23 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

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A glimpse into A Monk’s Life
Tasveer, which is currently having a fabulous exhibition of rare photographs, titled Photos for Rato, taken by Nicholas Vreeland,…

Bangalore Times - 23 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Richa Bhatia

The Viewfinder
Nicholas Vreeland, grandson of late fashion icon Diana Vreeland, talks about his twin passions – Buddhism and photography….

Metrolife - 23 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Richa Bhatia

A peek into a monastic life
Photos for Rato’, a photography exhibition featuring 20 snapshots taken by Nicholas Vreeland, is now being showcased at the Gallery at the Sua House….

Indian Express - 22 September, 2011
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Tasveer gallery will present Photo’s for Rato, a photography exhibition by Nicholas Vreeland, from September 22 to October 12, in the city….

Mid Day - 21 Sep,2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Amrita Bose

The Monk who gave up his Ferrari for the camera
Monk and occasional photographer Nicholas Vreeland’s life might seem straight out of those tales where world weary… 

Mid Day - 21 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

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Poignant pictures
Art on a Tuesday evening is never a bad idea. The week has just started getting to you, and there you have an exceptional art show featuring 20 Photographs of monks by a monk….  

DNA - 19 Sep, 2011
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Monastery stories
Tasveer presents Photos for Rato by Nicholas Vreeland, a collection of 20 rare photographs by Vreeland taken over the 26 years he has been a Rato monk…

DNA - Bangalore 5 October, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Sharanya CR

Rato Monk and photographer Nicholas Vreeland gets talking about his latest series of photographs….

Mumbai Boss - Nicholas Vreeland - 7 February, 2012
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Nicholas Vreeland, grandson of legendary fashion editor Diana Vreeland; apprentice to both Richard Avodon and Irving Penn; and official photographer to his holiness  the Dalai Lama,….

Time Out - Bangalore 16 Sep, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland
Time Out

by Time Out

Nicholas Vreeland, grandson of influential fashion editor Diana Vreeland (known for her stints at Harper’s Bazaar and vogue between the late 1930s and the 1960s) took to a life of contemplation and prayer about 26 years back, joining the Rato Dratsang Foundation

Nicholas Vreeland - Mumbai Boss - 17 January, 2012, 2012
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Nicholas Vreeland, grandson of legendary fashion editor Diana Vreeland; apprentice to both Richard Avedon and Irving Penn; and official photographer to His Holiness the Dalai Lama,….

Time Out - Bangalore 30 September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland
Time Out

by Jaideep Sen

A new show of photographs unravels the world inside a Buddhist monastery in a small Uttara Kannada town says Jaideep Sen. In 1985, when Nicholas Vreeland was 31, the Buddhist Scholar Khyongia Rato Rinpoche advised him to move to Uttara Kannada and join the order of the monks…

Indian Express - September, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Akshatha Shetty

Buddhist monk and spiritual photographer Nicholas Vreeland uses photography to raise funds to spread the Buddha’s message of universal brotherhood

Hindustan Times - Kolkata 20 October, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Suruchi Gupta

Iconic British fashion photographer Norman Parkinson toured India in 1956, shooting for British Vouge. Excerpts from the show….

Better Photography - March, 2012
Nicholas Vreeland

by Ambarin Afsar

All of Nicholas Vreeland’s cameras were stolen in 1980. “I was sad that the person who stole the equipment would probably not know what it was….

The Telegraph - Calcutta - 27 August, 2011
Nicholas Vreeland

by Uddalak Mukherjee

What kind of photographs are most likely to adorn an exhibition about life in Buddhist monastery? In all probability, such a show would include images such as….