Artist Talk: Dayanita Singh

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Dayanita Singh is renowned for creating works that cross genres, experimenting with the boundaries of photography to expand perceptions of the medium. In this talk she will discuss the way she constructs an image, drawing on her ongoing interest in architecture and poetry to explore the possibilities of photography.

Moderating this discussion is curator and writer David Campany. Together they will look at Dayanita’s latest body of work, which in addition to photography includes installation, and her practice more widely.

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David Campany is a curator, writer, editor, and educator. He teaches at the University of Westminster London, and is Curator at Large for the International Center of Photography, New York

Dayanita Singh was born in New Delhi, India in 1961 where she lives and works. She studied Visual Communication at the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad and Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the International Center of Photography in New York. Recent solo exhibitions include Dancing with my Camera, Gropius Bau, Berlin (2022) touring to Museum Villa Stuck, Munich (2022), MUDAM, Luxembourg (2023) and Serralves Museum, Porto (2023); Sea of Files, Hasselblad Foundation, Gothenburg (2022); and Museum Bhavan, Tokyo Photographic Art Museum (2017). Selected group exhibitions include Choreographies of the Impossible, Sao Paulo Biennial (2023); Icônes, Punta della Dogana, Pinault Collection, Venice (2023); Out of the Box, Schaulager Laurenz Foundation, Basel (2023); and Off the Wall, SFMoMA, San Francisco, CA (2021).



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