Pin It

Re-imagined Cityscape 

How would you rearrange the map? Gigi Scaria decided that he would make a map that brought the lower class to the center of the picture to show the disparity and complexity in Delhi, India. "Unclaimed City" is a wall-sized photographic mural of a re-imagined cityscape at the Smart in Chicago. This video is an interview with Scaria discussing the thought process behind the piece.



  • Pin It

Speaking of...

  • Split the Difference

    Artist Gautam Rao deftly navigates between analog painting and digital design in his upcoming exhibition at the Stutz Art Gallery.
    • Nov 4, 2014
  • Inspired by India

    Quincy Owens returns from India following a three-week artists' residency on social change. He brings back thoughts on more than just art.
    • Dec 21, 2013
  • More »

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • Spring into First Friday

    Coming in like a lamb, March's First Friday brings a preview of spring's finest offerings from Indy's downtown galleries.
    • Mar 1, 2016
  • First First Friday of the New Year

    Downtown galleries to ring in the New Year with new art and activities -- from 3-D abstractionism to human hamster balls.
    • Dec 29, 2015

About The Author

ArtBabble

ArtBabble

Bio:
ArtBabble was conceived and built by a cross-departmental team at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. It is intended to showcase art video content in high quality format from a variety of sources and perspectives. Babble On.

More by ArtBabble

  • 100 Pounds of Rice

    Japanese artist Saeri Kiritani woke up one day and realized she must be made of rice. And so she made herself out of rice.
    • Jul 14, 2013
  • The Burden of History

    American artist Fred Tomaselli discusses the pressures of an artist to bring new art to the long history of art.
    • May 19, 2013
  • Glass Makers

    Meet glass makers from Jerpoint Glass Studio in Kilkenny, Ireland and watch as they show their process for creating handmade glassware.
    • Apr 13, 2013
  • More »

Latest in 2D

  • Spring into First Friday

    Coming in like a lamb, March's First Friday brings a preview of spring's finest offerings from Indy's downtown galleries.
    • Mar 1, 2016
  • Time-Lapsed Fearlessness

    Watch a large oil painting take shape, disappear and then reemerge on a canvas within minutes as artist Justin Vining explores the process of "deconstruction."
    • Feb 18, 2016
  • The Über Tuber

    A photograph of a solo silhouetted potato brings in more than a million bucks abroad. So what’s so special about this spud?
    • Feb 4, 2016
  • More »
© 2017 CICF
Twitter
Facebook
Privacy Policy
Contact Us:
P: 317.634.2423   F: 317.684.0943
info@skybluewindow.org
Central Indiana Community Foundation
615 N. Alabama St. #119
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-1431
Sky Blue Window is presented by:

Website powered by Foundation