The Annotated 'Gujarat and the Sea' Exhibition (2011)
And I laid traps for the troubadours who get killed before the reached Bombay
at Clark House, Bombay
February 7 to May 30, 2014
Curated by Emilie Villez, Zasha Colah & Sumesh Sharma
An exhibition made of photos of another exhibition, titled Gujarat and the Sea
Which was itself made of prints of scans of maps, documents and photos.
a work that draws from 8mm home movies of the Clark House family, in the sequence below:
With special thanks to Aruna Sharma, who was the main reason
for her husband, late Chaturbhuj Sharma's filming hobby.
General Rehearsal A show in three acts from the collections of V-A-C, MMOMA and KADIST
(An exhibition building upon photos of another exhibition, and more)
Artist talk @ Beginnings with CAMP
Workshop with Students of ERG/Artistic Practices and Scientific Complexity Masters/Kobe Matthys at Argos.
Beginnings is an exhibition tracing some of the conceptual and artistic origins of CAMP. At ARGOS, Brussels as part of new beginnings at ARGOS itself.
Artist talk: Shaina A at Institute for Comparative Modernity, Cornell University.
A film program at Slought, with Shaina Anand /CAMP about surveillance systems, critical documentary filmmaking, subjectivity and distribution, and a screening of Al Jaar Qabla Al Daar (60 min, 2011), followed by a discussion with filmmaker Shaina and Deborah A. Thomas.
Ishara Art Foundation
Ashok gives a part-biographical talk at the MMB, Mumbai, as part of the State of Nature series. Himalayan horticultural history, sewage-infused ice skating rinks, potato science and a series of proposals for art.
A 100-foot long branching sequence of cutouts drawing from the photo archives of The Hindu, a 140-year old newspaper. Cutouts here are a way of reframing existing photographs as new organisms and to create a new boundary or border for the image.