Divya Mehra, Afterlife of Colonialism, a reimagining of Power: It’s possible that the Sun has set on your Empire OR Why your voice does not matter: Portrait of an Imbalanced, and yet contemporary diasporic India
vis-à-vis Colonial Red, Curry Sauce Yellow, and Paradise Green, placed neatly beneath these revived medieval forms: The Challenges of entering a predominately White space (Can you get this in the gift shop?) where all Women and Magical Elephants may know this work, here in your Winnipeg, among all my Peers, desiring to be both seen and see the loot through this Jungle Vine camouflage, 2020, inflatable attempt at the Taj Mahal, acrylic deep base paint, 15’ x 15’ x 15’.
Magic rocks. Fortune and glory., 2020, dotted line for treasure map, dimensions variable. Photo by Sarah Fuller. Image courtesy the artist and Georgia Scherman Projects.