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The daughter product of Galerie 88, Kolkata, Project 88 was started by Sree Goswami. The 4000 square feet gallery is housed in a century old metal printing press. The gallery supports emerging and established artists in long-term relationships to facilitate understanding and awareness of their continually evolving practices within India and internationally.
Sandeep Mukherjee, "Tree Skin" at The Kitchen, New York
"Tree Skin", installation view, acrylic, acrylic ink on molded aluminum, 4 panels, each panel 6 x 4 feet, 2018

BLEACHED RACISTS AND LYNCHING TREES: THE SHOW THAT’S TARGETING WHITE SUPREMACY – CLAUDIA RANKINE

10 August, 2018 – The Guardian “Two years in the making, a new exhibition about white culture is delivering devastating insights into power and prejudice in modern America. Poet and curator Claudia Rankine relives its creation. Two years ago I … Continue reading

From the exhibition “A Lost Future,” a digital collage “Santiniketan Studies (A Century Before Us II): Infinite Study” (2018), by The Otolith Group.CreditRubin Museum

AT THE RUBIN MUSEUM, THE FUTURE HAS ARRIVED. AND IT’S FLUID – HOLLAND COTTER

The New York Times – 9 August, 2018 “The centerpiece here is a dreamy film by the two-person London-based Otolith Group (Anjalika Sagar and Kodwo Eshun). Titled “O Horizon,” it might be described as a species of creative nonfiction, an … Continue reading

The Otolith Group, O Horizon, 2018, 4K video, color, sound, 81 minutes. Commissioned by bauhaus imaginista and coproduced with the Rubin Museum of Art and Project 88.

THE OTOLITH GROUP – LAUREN O’NEILL-BUTLER

July 24, 2018 – Artforum “The Otolith Group’s latest film, O Horizon, 2018, comes out of a long-standing research interest in Rabindranath Tagore and his founding of Visva-Bharati, a school in Santiniketan, West Bengal, India, which was meant to be a … Continue reading

The Otolith Group, "Communists Like Us," 2009, (film still). Image courtesy the artists.

FEMINISM: POSSIBILITIES FOR KNOWING, DOING AND EXISTING. A CONVERSATION BETWEEN THE OTOLITH GROUP AND ANNIE FLETCHER – L’INTERNATIONALE

    “A mid-career survey of The Otolith Group entitled Xenogenesis curated by Annie Fletcher is planned to open at the Van Abbemuseum in May 2019. Annie Fletcher: You have mentioned that feminism is a generative force for you both in your work. … Continue reading

A still from Prajakta Potnis’s ‘the kitchen debate’ Sharjah Art Foundation

SHARJAH ART FOUNDATION’S NEW SHOW IS A RICH CACOPHONY OF INTERLOCKING CULTURES – MELISSA GRONLUND

July 18, 2018 – The National “Sharjah Art Foundation’s latest show takes this moment of interlocking South East Asian-Middle Eastern history as its jumping off point. A Tripoli Agreement inaugurates a new partnership between the foundation and the Sharjah-based airline Air Arabia … Continue reading