White Heat (The Ironing Board)
2008
bonded marble, brass, fabric
70 x 102 x 30 in. I 178 x 259 x 76 cm
edition of 5 + AP
Installation view , Chemould Prescott Rd, Mumbai  
 
‘The Ironing Board’ refers to the highly fortified relationship that India shares with its neighbour Pakistan and the uncertain nature of the peace process between the countries. The sculpture of an oversized iron placed on an ironing board seems dysfunctional due to the surface being densely loaded with numerous weapon-like projections. On close observation …more
 
White Heat
 
Acknowledgement: Sadashiv Kuncolienker
Photography: Iris Dreams