June 23 to October 7, 2007
Subodh Gupta, Everything is inside, 2005, taxi and bronze. © 2007 Subodh Gupta and ARARIO
This summer, for the first time in the Gallery's history, the AGO will present a stunning exhibition of contemporary art from India. Hungry God features some of the most innovative and exciting artists practicing today.
The exhibition showcases several leading Indian artists, including Atul Dodiya, Bharti Kher, Jitish Kallat and Subodh Gupta, who work in a variety of media. As members of three different generations who have seen India emerge from colonialism and become a world economic and cultural power. These artists are at the forefront of that movement with their explorations of issues of globalization, nationalism, class and identity through works ranging from delicate painted miniatures to large-scale installation pieces.
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