Category Archives: Munem Wasif

"MachineMatter" installation view

WRITE MEMORY: ON BLOGGING AND JOMIN O JOBAN – DEEPANJANA PAL

24 November, 2017 – Deepanjana.com “How much can you contain in a seed? In the biological sense, an entire culture, despite its tininess. The same holds true of Jomin o Joban — A Tale of the Land, Bangladeshi photographer Munem Wasif’s debut … Continue reading

"Machine Matter," still,  single channel, 14 minutes 6 seconds, BW, Stereo, Loop, 2017

MUNEM WASIF – SHRISTI SINGH

22 November, 2017 – Platform Magazine “Munem’s latest offering stands to deal with the grim realities of modern day Bengal and proceeds in doing so in an almost soothing manner. The solo show promises to take its viewers through a … Continue reading

Machine Matter, STILL, Single channel, 14 minutes 6 seconds, BW, Stereo, Loop, Variable sizes, 2017.
Courtesy of the artist and Project 88, Mumbai

THE HUNGER ARTIST: BANGLADESHI PHOTOGRAPHER MUNEM WASIF DEBUTS IN INDIA WITH STUNNING SHOW – DEEPANJANA PAL

10 November, 2017 – India Today “Bangladeshi photographer Munem Wasif’s debut show in India, Jomin o Joban – A Tale of the Land, features just four works. But Wasif has packed into it a multitude of ideas about history, borders, … Continue reading

Munem Wasif portrait by Sarker Protick.

MUNEM WASIF – BIG ART

14 November, 2017 – Big Art “Jomin O Joban is an eclectic series of photographs that come together to resonate the socio-political ethos of a land that has taken various shades of meaning and significance. Photographs of exposed, dug out earth … Continue reading

"Seeds Shall Set Us Free"
Cyanotype prints on acid free paper
13.5 x 9 inches each, series of 36
2017

OF LAND, LABOUR AND SEED – TEJAL PANDEY

OCTOBER 28, 2017 – The Hindu “Jomin o Joban / A tale of the land, Wasif’s first solo show in India, which opened last weekend at Project 88, presents a complex gamut of interconnected stories that spill across the globe … Continue reading