Another Life: The Digitised Personal Archive of Geeta Kapur and Vivan Sundaram
Completed in 2011, Geeta Kapur and Vivan Sundaram's digitised archive of modern and contemporary Indian art brings to the public a broad range of material collected by Kapur and Sundaram since the 1960s. The collection not only documents the artwork and writings produced and published thus far during Kapur and Sundaram's prolific careers, but also documents events in India's art community over the last 50 years. The full archive will gradually be made accessible through the Collection Online. For the full collection description, please click here.
|:||Amrita and Relatives Playing 'Red Indians' on the Danube|
|:||This work is from the Re-take of Amrita series.
Amrita Sher-Gil, of mixed Hungarian and Sikh parentage, spent her early childhood and youth in Hungary with her family. Her uncle, a well-known Indologist, also studied the customs of 'Red Indians' and organised camps on the banks of the Danube. In this photograph, we see Amrita and her relatives playing Indian.
|:||Digital photomontage, printed by Epson Stylus Pro with Ultra Chrome K3 inks on smooth fine art paper, Epson c|
|:||38.1cm x 65cm|
|:||Digital photomontage, Photography, Amrita Sher-Gil|
|:||©Free Access - no-reuse|