DEATH OF A RIVER

by SOHAIL HASHMI
www.thehindu.com 


SEDIMENTS AND OTHER UNTITLED
A conversation with the artist and Avantika Bawa


Yamuna is Dead

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Sediments and other Untitled...Exhibit 320 New Delhi India 2015

Sediments and other untitled' tells a sad tale of a river which is dead. The artistic expression was so transforming that it would have made you realize how irresponsible we are towards our natural resources. 'Sediments and others untitled' was focused on the sediments of a polluted river 'Yamuna' and it told the realistic view of how we left a river to drown till its death.

365 Days, 4 x 4 in (each of 365) Mixed media paper works & river (yamuna) water and glass bottles
Installation View
365 Days, 4 x 4 in (each of 365) Mixed media paper works & river (yamuna) water and glass bottles
Consumed Contamination 16” X 8” each, set of 10 edibles, resin 2012
365 Days, 4 x 4 in (each of 365) Mixed media paper works & river (yamuna) water and glass bottles
Consumed Contamination 16” X 8” each, set of 10 edibles, resin 2012
365 Days, 4 x 4 in (each of 365) Mixed media paper works & river (yamuna) water and glass bottles
Sediments 72”X48 each Sediment from the river on board, resin and steel 2012
Installed View- Absur-City-Pity-Dity, JackShainman Gallery New York
Sediments 72” X 48 each Sediment from the river on board, resin and steel 2012
Majnu Ka Tila, Nickel coated ghungroos, fabric, wood, PU 52 x 178 x 2 in
Sediments 72” X 48 each Sediment from the river on board, resin and steel 2012
Majnu Ka Tila, Nickel coated ghungroos, fabric, wood, PU 52 x 178 x 2 in
Indian National Anthem prasing natural resources
Installed View- Absur-City-Pity-Dity, JackShainman Gallery New York
Process Documentaion Digital print on Paper
Installed View- Absur-City-Pity-Dity, JackShainman Gallery New York
Test tube filled with collected water
Sediment, Sediment from River Yamuna on Glass- 60 x 48 in
River Map, Glass bead and Metal

Installed View- Absur-City-Pity-Dity
River Map, Glass bead and Metal
Installed View- Absur-City-Pity-Dity
Concrete Burden  32” X 106 X15”concrete,found branch, metal 2012
Flow, Nickel Coated Ghungroos, Fabric, PU ‚129 x 93 x 112 in
Process Documentaion
Flow, Nickel Coated Ghungroos, Fabric, PU ‚129 x 93 x 112 in
Process Documentaion
Altering, nickel coated ghungroos, fabric, wood, PU‚ 52 x 178 x 2 in
Process Documentaion