Issue/43/
Thumb 2005 v01 i043 a044 i001

REVIEWS

New York

Bose Pacia Gallery

Pushpamala N.

Pushpamala N., Sunhere Sapne (Golden Dreams), 1998, hand-painted black-and-white photographs Set of ten images in five versions, 7” x 9" each.

The photo-romances seen in Bangalore artist Pushpamala N.'s solo debut in New York quickly bring to mind the early work of Cindy Sherman, albeit with a real difference. As New York Times' art critic, Holland Cotter, pointed out in his perceptive review of the show, the Indian artist embraces the melodramatic realism of Bollywood kitsch, while the American conceptual artist Sherman is at pains to distance herself

Sign up here:
Sign up
PREV
NEXT