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HERE with Swapnaa Tamhane

Curator’s Tour

HERE with Swapnaa Tamhane

Date: Tue, Oct 24, 2017 06:30PM - Tue, Oct 24, 2017 07:30PM
Price: $20, $18 Friends, $12 students and seniors

Discover the many layers of HERE with the curator of this groundbreaking exhibition.

Swapnaa Tamhane has been closely studying the Indian performance artist Rummana Hussain (1952-1999). Her research developed into the large group exhibition In Order to Join — The Political in a Historical Moment, exploring an international generation of women artists born between 1947 and 1957. This exhibition was held at Städtisches Museum Abteiberg Mönchengladbach, Germany, and Gallery MMB, and Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai, India from 2014 to 2015. Swapnaa has exhibited at FOCUS Photography Festival, Mumbai; Art Gallery of Mississauga; Gallery Seven, Delhi; and A Space Gallery, Toronto. Her book, Sar: The Essence of Indian Design (Phaidon Press, 2016), curated with fashion designer Rashmi Varma, explores the history of material culture and memory.

Photo(s) by Philip Castleton


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