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Pushpamala N and Clare Arni
Returning from the Tank



Pushpamala N. is known for incorporating popular culture into her photographic work. The artist has adopted various trendy personas, historic figures and ironic roles as vehicles for her examination of issues of gender, location and history. The comic aspect of her work carries a particularly sharp edge in her photo-based installations and projections, exposing cultural and gender stereotyping while exploring the complex terrain of...



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  Lot 57 of 70  

EDITIONS 24-HOUR AUCTION
18-19 MAY 2011

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$1,990
Rs 86,543

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ARTWORK DETAILS

Pushpamala N and Clare Arni
Returning from the Tank
Signed in English (verso)
2004
Digital C print on metallic paper
21.5 x 13 in (54.6 x 33 cm)

Second from a limited edition of twenty

EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
Native Women of South India: Manners and Customs, Pushpamala & Clare Arni, Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore, 2004; Gallery Chemould and Artists Centre, Mumbai, 2004; Seagull Arts & Media Resource Centre, Kolkata, 2004; Nature Morte, New Delhi, 2005; Bose Pacia, New York, 2005 (other editions)

EXHIBITED:
Edge of Desire: Recent Art in India, Art Gallery of Western Australia, 2005; Asia Society Museum and Queens Museum of Art, New York, 2005; Tamaya Museum, Mexico, 2005; Museum of Contemporary Art (MARCO), Monterrey, 2006; National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi and Mumbai, 2006 (other editions)

PUBLISHED:
Edge of Desire: Recent Art in India, ed. Chaitanya Sambrani, Philip Wilson Publishers, London, 2005 (another edition)

Category: Photography
Style: Figurative


 









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