The Museum of Chance (View 7)

Dayanita Singh2013 - Ongoing

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art

Finally, when the entire museum opens out, it could be made to exist in many different forms, from a simple enclosure to an ever-changing labyrinth. None of the labyrinth's planes and passages may be visible from a single vantage point. But the viewer is never allowed to contemplate the experience of photography as an encounter with a single image, but as a fluid, yet rigorously controlled and authored, constellation of images and forms.

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  • Title: The Museum of Chance (View 7)
  • Creator: Dayanita Singh
  • Date: 2013 - Ongoing
  • Location: Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India
  • Physical Dimensions: Museum of Chance: 2 structures - each is 86.5 x 252.5 x 63 cm
  • Type: Traveling Museum
  • Medium: 132 framed inkjet photographs in 2 large and 15 small structures, with 4 stools and 4 tables
  • Photography: Umang Bhattacharyya