Modern Myth: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper
The Mary and Carter Thacher Gallery at the University of San Francisco (USF) presents “Modern Myths: South Asian Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper” from December 4, 2017-February 18, 2018. This exhibition is presented in conjunction with the MA in Museum Studies Curatorial Practicum course. December 4, 2017-February 18, 2018 These 25 works on paper created between 1965 and 2008 explore various uses of mythology in modern and contemporary South Asian art. Following independence in 1947, artists in the new countries of India and Pakistan sought ways to represent their respective national identities.