This site is an archive of
selected works, notes, ideas, curiosities, affinities and investigations.
Not so much a strict curation, but a stockpile of projects floating between art, architecture, theory, and philosophy.
Works trying to figure out the fundamental question,
What is to be done?
︎All that is Solid Melts into Air
Formal investigations through the act of drawing into the striations and smoothness of playground slides.
︎The Cure of Folly
An intensive research on curing the madness sought upon the Folly by the ignorance.
Invasion of vicious autonomous cyclone like spinning tops.
Exploring the spatiality embedded in the text.
︎The Spectre of Dialectics
Acknowledging the spectre of Dialectics that was found haunting the discourse of art and architecture at my masters in the Staedelschule.
︎The Birds I View
The birds I view, is an exercise of me, from a curatorial point of view attempting to write about the birds Aseem drew.
︎ The Blindspot
Chasing Blindspots while subverting and shifting by means of Folding, their presence in cartographic apparatuses.
A Radical Reconfiguration of a garden thus imploding the pyramidal space into a labyrinth.
︎ Objects, Groups and Couplings
Redefining the idea of ‘Objects’ by the way of post-production and medium specificity of machine reading.
︎ Architecture of Enclosure
A specific technique devised to map physical and even perceptual Enclosures.
︎ Laboratory of perfidity and sensuality
Form emerging through sensual encounters with everyday objects.
︎Cyborg Architecture - A case of Leakage
Deep dreams of the body leaking onto the container it occupies.
︎ Paper Pavillion
A modular structure constructed, in using light sustainable materials such as cardboard, plywood and agronite cloth sheet.
Home is a digital Media Installation, based around the questions - of identity, of racial politics and gender.
︎ Nordic Landscapes
︎ Urban Regeneration
︎ What kind of a house would Jim Morrison want?
︎ The Wandering Beasts
Drawing from a quote by Maxim gorky: “Hell is very badly done”, here is an attempt at imagining what would hell look like
︎Mapping Mumbai in the times of Ambedkar
︎Calculated risks (for the praise of mathematics)
A thought experiment on the relationship between mathematics and space, desperately waiting to be revisited.
︎ Geometries in Transition
formseeking whilst becoming.
︎ Three Pale Daffodils
︎Metamorphosis of Narcissus
︎Staging a schizoid performance
For the last 2 years I have been making paintings, neither professionally nor commercially, but just for the sake of exploring the medium and mere interest in shapes, using things I find on street like cardboard, paper, mdf, wooden sheets, used frames, ikea shelves or planks etc. Experiments in painting have immensely informed my ideas and other works.
︎What is the shape of your ignorance?
Welcome to the Dashboard.
👽️ Reject the Minimal aesthetic, Embrace the excess of the Kitsch. 🎈 Consume the Hubris. 🤮️ Do not read all text here, its already red. 🚩️
Mostly I am interested in Shapes