Mother India exhibition talk
Bodies in pain: the video plays of Nalini Malani
The contemporary Indian artist Nalini Malani confronts histories of violence in post-partition India. Through close reading of her video works, curatorial assistant Macushla Robinson explores her response to historical violence in India, and investigate how her representation of such brutality negotiates this difficult history.
Image: Installation view of Nalini Malani’s Mother India: transactions in the construction of pain 2005