Tag Archives: Project 88 Mumbai

Prajakta Potnis

Firstpost: Committing a Dream: Chapter 4: Opening the door to Prajakta Potnis :

Gitanjali Dang and Khanabadosh curate this project — ‘Invisible Light’ — under which, so far, two themes have been introduced: Jagte Raho and Committing a Dream (Above: Prajakta Potnis, 7.10, 2019) Sylvia Plath wrote her first tragic poem when she was 14. The poem …

When Dead Ships Travel #4, 2015, photographic digital print on archival rag fine art, 76 x 131 cm

Shumon Ahmed – “When dead ships travel”: Review by Shanay Jhaveri

Published on 29 October, 2015 on Frieze “The ship-breaking yards of South Asia – Gadani (Pakistan), Alang (India) and Baro Aulia (Bangladesh) – are not wanting for attention from artists, from either the region or the West. Photographers including Edward …

Shumon Ahmed,‘When dead ships travel 5’, 2015


Posted on 28 October, 2015 on The Daily Pao When Dead Ships Travel at Project 88 Ship-breaking yards are not tranquil, dreamy places. In Bangladeshi artist Shumon Ahmed’s photographs, however, they’re transformed. Ahmed first visited Baro Aulia, one of the …

Shumon Ahmed, 'When dead ships travel", installation view

FINAL VOYAGES – Pooja Pillai

Published on 20 October, 2015 in The Indian Express “Steeped in melancholy, Shumon Ahmed’s photographic prints of the ship-breaking industry in the Chittagong district’s Baro Aulia have an undeniable impact. The broken and rusted ruins of once-imposing freighters and tankers …


“WOMEN I KNOW: 01” – Sarnath Banerjee

Published in the October 2015 Issue of Vogue India Sarnath Banerjee crystallises cool women for Vogue India.