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MUMBAI

Project 88

Praneet Soi: Juggernaut

PRANEET SOI, Angelus Novus, 2007, fiberglass, 120 x 80 cm. Courtesy Project 88, Mumbai.

Masked figures each posed in dramatic isolation predominated in "Juggernaut," Praneet Soi's recent exhibition of painting and sculptural installations. An ongoing trope in Soi's work, these hollowed eyes and concealed expressions are the starting point of the artist's broadly defined social and political criticism. Rather than express unilateral partisanship or predetermined criticism, Soi intends that an open, multi-sided dialogue begin from his overtly politicized images.

The artist's approach to global politics…

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