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Amar Kanwar

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The Whole Truth - Lawrence Abu Hamdan   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Caroline Bergvall, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, KP Jayasankar, Amar Kanwar, Nikolaj Bendix Skyum Larsen, Anjali Monteiro, Pallavi Paul, Mithu Sen at KHOJ International Artists' Association January 15th, 2014 - February 15th, 2014
Posted 2/22/14
You avert your eyes when I ask you if you're really no longer in love with those that broke your heart. You twitch a little after you've stolen, heave and churn inside before accepting that job you don't want. It is the gap between the truth and your realisation of it that makes for dramatic irony, that makes for the narratives within which you swallow and strut through life. And if you lived sensitively, the truth – the direction of the grain upon which it's all written – reveals itself.... [more]
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Tranquillity in the Midst of the Circus: The Frieze Sculpture Park   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Matt Calderwood, Helen Chadwick, Alice Channer, Judy Chicago, Marilá Dardot, Elmgreen & Dragset, Gimhongsok, Jeppe Hein, Amar Kanwar, Joan Miro, Oscar Murillo, Peter Peri, Jaume Plensa, Norbert Prangenberg, Yinka Shonibare, David Shrigley, Takis, Bernar Venet, Rachel Whiteread, Richard Woods at Frieze London October 17th, 2013 - October 20th, 2013
Posted 10/15/13
The circus is coming to town. The tent is going up in Regent’s Park and the hordes of gallerists, collectors and devotees are moving in. It is time for the delicious and baffling spectacle that is Frieze London. Frieze is a mysterious beast. It is a super-capitalist cattle market for the artworld to show off and trade its most prized specimens. It is also a cultural welter where big time collectors, small time crooks, celebrities and artworld groupies gather for the inevitable theatrics. A... [more]
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Moving Images from India   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Shumona Goel, Shai Heredia, Amar Kanwar, Sonal Jain and Mriganka Madhukaillya, Kabir Mohanty at KunstHall - Deutsche Bank June 26th, 2010 - October 10th, 2010
Posted 8/3/10
Being Singular Plural: Moving Images from India is oriented toward coproducing new work, facilitating research, and assembling a community of practitioners. A resolutely heterogeneous and ultimately unresolved exhibition, it attempts to avoid some of the pitfalls of surveying contemporary production in a given region. The exhibition brings together a number of moving-image works by a select group of media practitioners who currently live in India and who are working in film or vid... [more]
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indian highway - gateway to quality art from india  
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Ayisha Abraham, Ravi Agarwal, Shaina Anand, Nikhil Chopra, Raqs Media Collective, Sheela Gowda, Sakshi Gupta, Shilpa Gupta, N.S. Harsha, M.F. Husain, Jitish Kallat, Amar Kanwar, Bharti Kher, Bose Krishnamachari, Nalini Malani, vish math, Tejal Shah, Dayanita Singh, Kiran Subbaiah, Ashok Sukumaran at Serpentine Gallery December 10th, 2008 - February 22nd, 2009
Posted 2/10/09
  yes - i visited the Serpentine Gallery a few weeks ago, intending to pop in for a cursory look but remained for an hour or so revisitng former rooms and works and taking sneaky pictures . the exhibtion is a great multi-media showcase of emerging indian art and is strongly recommended.  simon mack - artist/curator (www.artinliverpool.com/simonmack) [more]
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