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File Room [2]

A work made of inkjet print.

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  • A work made of inkjet print.

Date:

2011

Artist:

Dayanita Singh
Indian, born 1961

About this artwork

In India, archivists design their own structures, whether it be metal or wood, and most of the time also design their own catalogue systems. I find the thought of the secrets and knowledge contained in all that paper deeply moving.
—Dayanita Singh, 2013

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Dayanita Singh

Title

File Room [2]

Place

India (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 2011

Medium

Inkjet print

Dimensions

Image, approx: 38 × 38 cm (15 × 15 in.); Frame: 59.7 × 59.9 × 3.8 cm (23 9/16 × 23 5/8 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Meredith and Akhil Sharma

Reference Number

2018.172b

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