458.32 Square Meters

The deliberately restrained and ambiguous title 458.32 Square Meters acknowledges the opulent desirable residences (or desres) that urban dwellers aspire to and in pursuit of which, they allow…

Compressed and Cut

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

I find myself strongly influenced by and reacting to urban spaces especially those spaces of transition like construction sites, industrial areas and temporary dwellings. My Work In Progress series…

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

In 2015 I was the recipient of the Winston Oh Travel Research Award during my MFA. The award was created to encourage recipients to travel to a city / country / place and create an artwork in…

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 investigation into what it means to be an Indian woman: it is a commentary on the various obvious and insidious ways by which traditional Indian society designates and denigrates…