Tejal Shah and Atul Bhalla
Beyond the Self
National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
13 August till 6 November, 2011.
This exhibition examines the representation of ‘the self’ in current South and Southeast Asian art practices through the work of artists from India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines and Thailand. Exploring the possibilities of portraiture, Beyond the Self includes painting, photography, sculpture, drawing and media works created from the early 2000s to the present.
‘Beyond the Self’