458.32 Square Meters

The ‘Compressed@’ series responds to the various urban environments that I inhabit through a combination of studio and industrial processes to express the complexity of ‘compression’. These…

Compressed @….

The ‘Compressed@’ series responds to the various urban environments that I inhabit through a combination of studio and industrial processes to express the complexity of ‘compression’. These…

Edges and Residues

‘Edges and Residues’ is the next step in my artistic journey, which has been focused on the act of tearing and peeling and examining its residual impact, through the traces left behind, in recent…

Work-In-Progress

The blue tarpaulin that is ubiquitous in slums and shanties of the city of Mumbai in India as well as at construction sites in Singapore is the key reference point in this project. This seemingly…

Traces and Residues

These works consisting of skins of oil paint burnt and peeled off the canvas are the newest development in my examination of the act of tearing and peeling and its residual impact, through the traces…

The Fragment and The Whole

This work is an installation in space, consisting of 2 elements: a series of 11 boards on wall, each measuring 60 x 40 x 7 cm and a floor based work, consisting of burnt and torn pieces of oil paint.…

Fragments and Residues

This series examines the results of the fortuitous creation of fragments from a process of tearing. The products: fragments, pieces, remnants and residues prompt the viewer to ask questions…

Two Tales and A City

Returning to the city of Mumbai, the city I called home before moving to Singapore, this work investigated how certain key events from an era had shaped the historicity and current state of a city…

Folds n Fragments

In this series, paint makes an at times disconcerting voyage between sculpture and canvas. In a strange liminal area between the second and third dimension, viewers are invited to alternately…

Rup . Tured

Rup .Tured is a new direction for the artist in exploring the implications of destroying and rebuilding a surface. These paintings layer weeks in time into a single piece. Oil paint—traditionally a…

Identity-II

Identity-II is an installation exploring what it means to be an Indian woman. Indian women exist within a unique societal matrix that requires specific markers from individuals to validate a feminine…