inside the melancholic object
(an elegy for a migrant worker)   [2012]

Physical, laborious processes are employed in the harnessing of Coffee and Cotton as materials. These are then layered with a residual aspect of liquids and the suspended weight of masses . Surface treatment of ‘dyeing’, the process of coloring cloth, is conjoined with its antonym, ‘fading’, where, the used, and the worn, are seen as representations of many, often disregarded, bodies.
Dimensions: variable Materials: Cotton calico, handloom cotton, coffee, synthetic wool.