Exhibited : Turin, Palazzo Saluzzo di Paesana, Inside India,
4-30 November 2010.
Published : Q by Thukral & Tagra in association with Nature Morte, pg. 98.
Provenance : From an important Delhi based collection, property was acquired by the present owner from Nature Morte, New Delhi.
Height of the figure - 6ft
Jiten Thukral and Sumir Tagra, branded as Thukral & Tagra, have worked as a team since the turn of the millennium. Born in 1976 in Jalandar, Thukral completed his Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art at Chandigarh College of Arts, and his Master’s degree in the same at the Delhi College of Art. Tagra was born in New Delhi in 1979. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art at the Delhi College of Art and then went on to postgraduate studies in Communication Design at the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad.
The duo has also received numerous awards and was recently singled out byWallpaper Magazine as one of the 101 best emerging international designers. Both of the artists live and work in New Delhi.