Rina Banerjee: Human Likeness

Kolkata-born and New York-based, Rina Banerjee fills the entire gallery with her fantastical, immoderate sculptures and delicately swirling paintings in an exhibition that seeks to describe the human experience in an era of unprecedented migration and interconnectedness.
, 'In transparent soil she spoke to welcome her other more mouthy voice , sliced open tunnel, mountain and air, tugged, tumbled even tackled to rise lighter, higher more quicker knocking who?,' 2015, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

In transparent soil she spoke to welcome her other more mouthy voice , sliced open tunnel, mountain and air, tugged, tumbled even tackled to rise lighter, higher more quicker knocking who?, 2015

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, 'Where I came from was water and salt and this is where I will go with bangles to tackle my human opponents and tangles of hair that snaked out of air her tongue and yours will know when to play with water, mountain and or air this no human laws shall come to rule,' 2015, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Where I came from was water and salt and this is where I will go with bangles to tackle my human opponents and tangles of hair that snaked out of air her tongue and yours will know when to play with water, mountain and or air this no human laws shall come to rule, 2015

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$5,000 - 7,500

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, 'Heavens no place for girls, no sand, no flowers no count of curls no irons to flatten nor straighten or curl your coiled corns, your hair would not leave you naked as girls when all but one could leave open my calls to trumpet her thoughts, stainless steel bikini and sanding wheels for girls who will not open,' 2016, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Heavens no place for girls, no sand, no flowers no count of curls no irons to flatten nor straighten or curl your coiled corns, your hair would not leave you naked as girls when all but one could leave open my calls to trumpet her thoughts, stainless steel bikini and sanding wheels for girls who will not open, 2016

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, 'The last population unsorted and tangled, smaller and larger, darker and brighter all fell under her black umbrella, nets thrashing from her red mouth,' 2012, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

The last population unsorted and tangled, smaller and larger, darker and brighter all fell under her black umbrella, nets thrashing from her red mouth, 2012

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, 'Unthinkable skirt,' 2015, Hosfelt Gallery

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Unthinkable skirt, 2015

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, 'In green, iridescent girls, girls in bathing suits like beetles upon roses, petal to petal and then bush. Girls fell upon beaches girls and mothers why not sisters too with boys and men and why not this too. She was faulted at 7 years of age showing flesh of her body, could be restricted by a web knitted by a circular culture of manic men and shamed women. She lanced all ties with magic in her thigh,' 2015, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

In green, iridescent girls, girls in bathing suits like beetles upon roses, petal to petal and then bush. Girls fell upon beaches girls and mothers why not sisters too with boys and men and why not this too. She was faulted at 7 years of age showing flesh of her body, could be restricted by a web knitted by a circular culture of manic men and shamed women. She lanced all ties with magic in her thigh, 2015

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, 'Ugly boy. I saw him-he was thick in parts and sort of too short, with skin, light in color, yellowish tone, but spotted like dirty mushrooms, he snored at school and growled upon waking and his nose always ran, his brows were scraggly, he had a beard that never really grew, he had a head of hair both thick, short and curly long and limp, his hair was often oily and so dirty-so, so nasty, he was disgusting!,' 2014, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Ugly boy. I saw him-he was thick in parts and sort of too short, with skin, light in color, yellowish tone, but spotted like dirty mushrooms, he snored at school and growled upon waking and his nose always ran, his brows were scraggly, he had a beard that never really grew, he had a head of hair both thick, short and curly long and limp, his hair was often oily and so dirty-so, so nasty, he was disgusting!, 2014

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$10,000 - 15,000

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, 'Sap of earth n' blood, leaky, which adaptation may deliver one baby, to clear ethnicity and transparent gender in centre and in likeness of parents, baby by wife, baby by husband from side to side, upon smiling country and unnatural culture appeals to no science or hidden DNA this n that may collect to throttle all these other extreme parts, swallow to swallow until full in silence hollow,' 2017, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Sap of earth n' blood, leaky, which adaptation may deliver one baby, to clear ethnicity and transparent gender in centre and in likeness of parents, baby by wife, baby by husband from side to side, upon smiling country and unnatural culture appeals to no science or hidden DNA this n that may collect to throttle all these other extreme parts, swallow to swallow until full in silence hollow, 2017

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$50,000 - 75,000

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, 'Preternatural passage came from wet whiteness and mercantile madness, paid for circular migrations, she went thirty six directions that is all the more different, where empire threw her new born and heritage claimed as well, this lady bug was not scarlet her wound was rather shaped like garlic seemed colored, a bit more of sulfuric, could eat what was fungus her cloth punctuated by tender greenness she seemed to be again pregnant,' 2011, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Preternatural passage came from wet whiteness and mercantile madness, paid for circular migrations, she went thirty six directions that is all the more different, where empire threw her new born and heritage claimed as well, this lady bug was not scarlet her wound was rather shaped like garlic seemed colored, a bit more of sulfuric, could eat what was fungus her cloth punctuated by tender greenness she seemed to be again pregnant, 2011

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$40,000 - 50,000

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, 'Friendly Fire,' 2015, Hosfelt Gallery

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Friendly Fire, 2015

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$30,000 - 40,000

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, 'Sex-bait, in likeness to fish bait to catch her as disloyal, in likeness to Eve, arouse her fear, to create racial panic of blacks jewels like honey to stir and stir poison n' passion, minted lynchings in likeness to money,' 2017, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Sex-bait, in likeness to fish bait to catch her as disloyal, in likeness to Eve, arouse her fear, to create racial panic of blacks jewels like honey to stir and stir poison n' passion, minted lynchings in likeness to money, 2017

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$10,000 - 15,000

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, 'Lady of Commerce. Hers is a transparent beauty, her eager sounds, her infinite and clamorous land and river, ocean and island, earth and sky...all contained, bottled for delivery to an open hole, a commerce so large her arms stretched wide and her sulfurous halo,' 2012, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Lady of Commerce. Hers is a transparent beauty, her eager sounds, her infinite and clamorous land and river, ocean and island, earth and sky...all contained, bottled for delivery to an open hole, a commerce so large her arms stretched wide and her sulfurous halo, 2012

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$50,000 - 75,000

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, 'Hanuman's flight is evolution's climb,' 2012, Hosfelt Gallery

Rina Banerjee

Hanuman's flight is evolution's climb, 2012

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$20,000 - 30,000

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