Historically speaking, women have rarely been the central character of any story. Rather, they have been pushed into the background, their roles, desires, and existence nothing more than of service to others. Through this exhibit, Santosh Jain explores the many ways in which women are an integral part of society, family, and life itself.
We come from nature like a flower but our dreams & the attempt to ‘beautify’ life become a manufactured pursuit. In this series, Eeshani takes a once living thing – a flower – often while it still looks alive and uses a combination of natural and fabricated elements to process its innate beauty into something surreal.