Slow Looking: Sunil Gupta

Tue 16 Aug 2022 - Tue 16 Aug 2022

Figure standing on a riverbank looking to camera as a small pleasure boat floats alongside.

Slow Looking: Sunil Gupta

Tue 16 Aug 2022 - Tue 16 Aug 2022

View three works by exhibiting artist Sunil Gupta, listen to the audio descriptions and/or download the audio description transcripts below. These audio descriptions have been produced by Eleanor Margolies for a live Slow Looking event.

Scroll down to view the works that were audio described and discussed on the day. These are accompanied by recorded audio descriptions and transcripts.

Biographies

UK-based Sunil Gupta (b. 1953, New Delhi, India) works as an artist, writer, curator and teacher. He has lived in Delhi, Montréal, New York and London. He completed his photography studies in London, with an MA (Royal College of Art) and a PhD (University of Westminster). His exhibition at The Photographers' Gallery (9 October 2020 - 24 January 2021) spans four decades of his photography and video work, and is the first retrospective in the UK.

Eleanor Margolies is a writer and audio describer. She has a background in puppetry and theatre design, with interests in ecology and the role of the senses in performance. She audio describes in museum, theatre and dance contexts, and has led architectural tours for Open House London.

Slow Looking sessions are supported by the Vision Foundation.

A man walks toward the camera crossing a busy city street.

A diptych - on the left a nude man takes a self portrait using a mirror, on the right the exterior door of a nightclub called Hoist.

Figure standing on a riverbank looking to camera as a small pleasure boat floats alongside.