Indian Shrine (Prana Pratishta)

Prana means breath and pratishta means establishing – and so the Prana Pratishta ceremony is literally “establishing the breath” within a sacred image. In other words, it is bringing the sacred image to life. Instead of repeating both terms, …

Burning Future

As the title insinuates, ‘Burning Future’ is the artist’s attempt to set ablaze the current trend of apathy within society towards child labour. Child abuse reached its peak in India during the Industrial Revolution; and continues hide (and grow) within …

Claws Out

The Painting ‘Claws Out’ is mixed media on paper. Paper has a special appeal to me because the surface is particularly malleable and the marks and traces drawn on it have an intimacy that is hard to achieve on canvass. …

Untitled 1

Nandita’s artwork is based on the human’s psyche of constantly questioning everything and anything. In this painting the faceless head explains how one is not sure of their identity. Why, where and what are the questions always asked to one’s …

Melting Skies 2

The ‘Melting Skies’ works are a series of digitally printed photography taken by Mohna from a plane at 5 in the morning. It is the Aerial view of Mumbai; the sunlight dispenses action clouds and forms, which she perceived appeared …

A Reminiscence

Silky’s artwork “A Reminiscence” is the title given to her sculptures of varied sizes of Cows, which have a delightful expression, and the serene ivory white colour holds a significance of calmness and peacefulness, being the nature of the cow. …

A Chapter

Silky expresses that the relating events from life to the built and natural environments around her are a constant non-deliberate process for her. With a prominent change in life, the falling of a leaf was synonymous and the understanding of …

A Reminiscence

Silky’s artworks “A Reminiscence” are a cluster of 7 cow sculptures, which are a remembrance of the innocence, harmony, and purity, that living beings are born with. The purest and freest of beings get hard wired into self-complicated and constructed …

Root Around

Aditi’s artwork depicts the struggle a bird goes through in the in the city of Mumbai. Her paintings portray the natural habitat of a bird being destroyed by the fast and rapid growing metropolitan. The bird is searching for the …