Details:

This painting depicts a gloved hand in a detailed composition that presents as abstract to viewers, combining assured painterly finesse with a magical element that is almost like a conjuring trick.
Unframed

① Artwork:

fragment 1

This painting, part of a series by the artist, depicts a gloved hand. The detailed composition presents to viewers as abstract, combining assured painterly finesse with a magical element that is almost like a conjuring trick.

Majumdar is drawn to experiences that resist direct interpretation. The artist's work is rooted in perception, and explores how sense is derived from the visible world. Majumdar finds inspiration in the tactile nature of making something with both the body in mind. The artist's work proposes a participatory connection between the viewer and the subject—opening the door for narrative, memories and direct sensory encounters.

Specs:

20 inches
24 inches

③ Artist:

Sangram Majumdar

Rooted in perception, Sangram Majumdar’s work explores how sense is derived from the visible world. The artist draws inspiration from disparate painting traditions, as well as the symbiotic relationship between light and color. Majumdar’s work proposes a participatory connection between the viewer and the subject—opening the door for narrative, memories and direct sensory encounters.

Sangram Majumdar:
fragment 1, 2020
Oil on linen
24.0 × 20.0 inches /