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Jhaveri Contemporary presents paintings by Matthew Krishanu from three ongoing series: Another Country explores the artist’s childhood in Bangladesh; Expatriates considers expat communities in developing countries; and Mission portrays the life of the church in South Asia.

Press Release

Jhaveri Contemporary is delighted to present paintings by British artist Matthew Krishanu from three ongoing series, Another Country, Expatriates, and Mission, bringing together multiple narrative threads. Another Country is a deeply personal and emotive body of work that takes as its main subject the artist’s childhood in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Expatriates considers the complex politics that …

Jhaveri Contemporary is delighted to present paintings by British artist Matthew Krishanu from three ongoing series, Another Country, Expatriates, and Mission, bringing together multiple narrative threads. Another Country is a deeply personal and emotive body of work that takes as its main subject the artist’s childhood in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Expatriates considers the complex politics that accompany expat communities in developing countries, and Mission explores the life of the church in South Asia.

Krishanu’s work skilfully negotiates memory, using an expansive and technically diverse …

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Booth Online Viewing Room