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Surendran Nair
(1956)

Inner Voice - Chapter - The Bad Behaviour of Singularities (Cuckoonebulopolis)



“Nair populates his paintings with a cast of enigmatic figures that meld the authorial viewpoint with strange, unsettling, sublime or tragic alterities…The swan-man…is an oblique self-image on which the artist has mapped an identification with such marginal persons as members of minorities who possess nominal citizenship of the Republic but do not enjoy any real citizenship rights in an increasingly majoritarian-dominant public sphere. Some...



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  Lot 20 of 85  

SUMMER AUCTION 2009
10-11 JUNE 2009

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Surendran Nair
Inner Voice - Chapter - The Bad Behaviour of Singularities (Cuckoonebulopolis)

Signed and dated in English (verso)
2005
Oil on canvas
35 x 27 in (88.9 x 68.6 cm)

The inscription at the lower edge has been silk-screen printed on the canvas

EXHBITED:
The Bad Behaviour of Singularities, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, 2006

PUBLISHED:
Itinerant Mythologies, Ranjit Hoskote, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, 2009

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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