Author : Shilpa Vijayakrishnan

On Archives, Vintage Prints, Sunil Janah and more

On Archives, Vintage Prints, Sunil Janah and more

On the occasion of ‘Sunil Janah: Vintage Photographs, 1940 – 1960’, an exhibition of rare vintage prints from the Swaraj Art Archive on display at Tasveer and supported by MAP, Shilpa Vijayakrishnan reflects on the values of collecting, the nature of the archive and the lure of photography.

Serpentine Tales

Serpentine Tales

Animals have always been powerful symbols – in religious traditions, nationalist narratives, as storytelling devices, popular emojis and a myriad of other instances.