6 INDIANS ON CONTEMPORARY ART’S GLOBAL POWER LIST – DNA

3 November, 2017 – DNA

Raqs Media Collective. Photo courtesy: Dreamvilla, by Dayanita Singh

Raqs Media Collective. Photo courtesy: Dreamvilla, by Dayanita Singh

“The global list is considered to be the most established ranking in the contemporary art world, and is compiled by international contemporary art magazine ArtReview.
ArtReview editor-in-chief Mark Rappolt told DNA that the list is not just about markets and economics. Power in art often transcends money. The fact that Raqs Media Collective, Riyas Komu and Bose Krishnamachari and Kiran Nadar are included on this year’s Power 100 is an indication of how much India is part of the global conversation in art.
Rappolt attributed Raqs Media Collective’s leap to the busy calendar they’ve kept since last year. They curated the Shanghai Biennale to positive reviews. The collective had its first major UK exhibition, at the Whitworth Museum in Manchester in September, and this year their work was included in eleven group shows internationally, including the Sharjah Biennial…”

6 INDIANS ON CONTEMPORARY ART’S GLOBAL POWER LIST – DNA

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