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Lunch is cancelled 2019

Performance on a real site banquet at SPAF. New Delhi

A site-specific performance held during the highly prestigious and exclusive art-world banquet organized by the Shalini Passi Art Foundation in Delhi.

‘Lunch is Cancelled’ created a situation of dark humor to highlight the persisting forms of inequality and the post-colonial hierarchy that continue to shape social institutions. Premised on ‘radical hospitality’, the work was enacted through laborious negotiations and contractual exchanges involving the in-house staff and catering team members, Baby Boston ( the pug), his personal caretaker and the Rajputana rifle band team.