Exhibition Tour with Dr. Deepali Dewan
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 6:30pm
Dr. Deepali Dewan, Curator, Royal Oontario Museum, will lead a tour of Vision Exchange: Perspective from India to Canada with a particular focus on the work included in the exhibition by artist Divya Mehra.
Deepali Dewan is the Dan Mishra Curator of South Asian Art and Culture at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. She is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Artat the University of Toronto and is affiliated with the Centre for South Asian Studies. She is part of the Toronto Photography Seminar, a group of scholars from Ontario institutions who read, produce, and edit collaborative research concerning the history and theory of photography. She is a Senior Associate Fellow at Massey College, University of Toronto and serves on the Editorial Board of the Trans Asian Photography Review. Her research spans issues of colonial, modern and contemporary visual culture, including topics such as knowledge production, art education, decorative arts and historiography. Click here to read her full biography.
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Title and Page Image: Atul Dodiya, Alighting from the train, New Delhi, 1940s, 2013. Oil on canvas and archival digital print on hahnmuhle bamboo paper. Courtesy of the Artist.