Transcendence, 7 blocks and an unfinished circle

Transcendence, 7 blocks and an unfinished circle

Sarover Zaidi Nasreen Mohamedi, Untitled / via alchetron.com Walking seven blocks in the rain for Nasreen Mohamedi and soaking in New York, I understood why grids are important to deal with the precariousness of life. For Mohamedi, this precarity, albeit not hinged on wealth or family, came from the form of her work. Working in categorical…

The World in Many Guises

The World in Many Guises

K.G. Subramanyan (1924–2016) is easily one of the most influential figures in modern Indian art. The wide range of eulogies written since his death on June 29, at the age of 92, is testimony to the legacy he has left behind, and the people he inspired through his art and teachings. Subramanyan’s art, seen through the…