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Unlynching 2017

Unlynching: You never one piece

Title: UNlynching : You never one piece

Installation with bronzes, found objects, wall drawing, gesso painting on board and glass

Size: variable (8 ft x 3 ftx 8 “)

Year: 2017

UNlynching: You never one pieceAn installation with bronzes, found objects, wall drawing, gesso painting on board and glass, that artfully illustrates the generic nature of violence, how it cannot be pinned on any one religion or group.

1947, 1948, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 to be cont.

( All the years as the wall text, beginning from 1947 until today while mentioning to be continued in India….highlighting the continued process of violence, subtly suggesting that while things change, they also remain constant, presenting us with a challenge to alter this tired narrative .)

The objects, shadows, glass are (un)used to open the spaces of in-betweenness on violence.