Subodh Gupta

Orange Thing (Ed : 2/3)

Lot No
120
Medium
Brass tongs, steel structure & plastic
Year
2014
Size
92 x 90 x 24 in.
Estimate
Rs. 1,50,00,000 - 2,00,00,000
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Opening Bid

₹ 1,57,10,625

additional information

Exhibited : ‘Everything Is Inside’ Subodh Gupta solo exhibition curated by Germano Celant at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Delhi, 16th January - 16th March, 2014 (another).

‘Seven Billion Light Years’ Subodh Gupta solo exhibition at Hauser & Wirth, 18th Street, New York, 10th February – 25th April, 2015 (another).

‘Guests, Strangers and Interlopers’ Subodh Gupta solo exhibition curated by Storm Janse van Rensburg, SCAD head curator of exhibitions at Pamela Elaine Poetter Gallery, SCAD Museum of Art, Georgia, USA, 23rd August, 2016 - 15th January, 2017 (another).

Published : ‘Guests, Strangers and Interlopers’ Subodh Gupta solo exhibition catalogue by SCAD Museum of Art, Georgia, USA, 2016, on the cover & pg. 24 (another).

Provenance : Property from a private collection based in Mumbai.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Subodh Gupta did his B.F.A. (Painting) from the College of Art, Patna (1983- 88). From small-town Bihar, the artist has worked his way up to achieve accolades and awards in India and internationally. Trained as a painter, he is versatile in various forms and styles, including performance art, video, sculpture and photography. Among his major solo shows are ‘Still, steal, steel’ Jack Shainman Gallery, New York (2008); ‘Hungry Gods, Arario Gallery, Beijing (2006); Jack Shainman Gallery, New York (2005); ‘I Go Home Every Single Day’ The Showroom gallery, London (2004);New Paintings and Sculptures, Nature Morte, New Delhi (2003); Recent works, Nature Morte at Lokayata, New Delhi (2000), and Recent works, Gallery FIA, Amsterdam (1999). His work invariably draws center stage at international art fairs, auctions and events. The theme of migration and the lost sense of home and place resulting in frictions amidst a rapidly globalizing society features in his work.This internationally acclaimed artist lives and works in New Delhi.