A very delicate, precise and sweet work reveals an artist concerned with the injustices of the world. Nalini Malani, who has been exhibiting in Serralves since last month, speaks of his desire to reach out to others and give them culture as food.
He has been working with multimedia supports since the 60s of the 20th century. Why did you choose this way of communicating?
In India, people go to the movies a lot. They see many Indian films and are very used to the idea of image and montage. So if I wanted the public to notice my work, the moving image would be the best way to attract a different audience. At least, different from the bourgeoisie. It was the bourgeoisie that entered artistic spaces, galleries and the like. That was the way I got to reach another audience.
Exclusive article for subscribers
At Expresso we value free and independent journalism
Did you buy the Express?
Insert the code present in Revista E to continue reading
Source: Expresso by expresso.pt.
*The article has been translated based on the content of Expresso by expresso.pt. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!
*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.
*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!