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.
|:||Meeting at Gorakhpur — 1940 (Detail)|
|:||This work is from the Re-take of Amrita series.
Jawaharlal Nehru and Amrita Sher-Gil meet in an imagined encounter in Vivan Sundaram’s Meeting in Gorakhpur — 1940 from 2002. The work is based on two photographs in the third panel taken at Saraya Sugar Factory, 1940. The photographer remains unknown.
|:||Digital photomontage, printed by Epson Stylus Pro with Ultra Chrome K3 inks on smooth fine art paper, Epson c|
|:||Triptych: 50.8cm x 60.96cm each|
|:||Digital photomontage, Photography, Amrita Sher-Gil, Jawaharlal Nehru|
|:||©Free Access - no-reuse|