Anushree Fadnavis

Fadnavis is educated in photojournalism and her artistic expression is accordingly journalistic, documentary and observing. In relation to the concept behind the FRESH EYES-project few eyes could be fresher; her stay in Aarhus was also the first time she travelled outside India.
Udstillingsperiode:
20-11-2019 - 20-11-2019
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Anushree Fadnavis
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The Indian artist Anushree Fadnavis visited Aarhus on residency in connection with the project FRESH EYES - International Artists Rethink Aarhus in 2016. Fadnavis has studied photojournalism at the Udaan School of Photography in Mumbai. Her artistic expression is accordingly journalistic, documentary and observing. Her photographic works often revolves around people in transit in the fast moving metropolis of Mumbai and is therefore accustomed to training her camera on a city and its inhabitants. In relation to the concept behind the FRESH EYES-project few eyes could be fresher; her stay in Aarhus was also the first time she travelled outside India. 

In Anushree Fadnavis’ best known work, the series #traindiaries from 2014, she captures female travelers in the endless trains that function as the city’s veins. Here she has achieved a personal and individual portrayal of the people who easily could disappear in the masses. At the same time she documents the relationships between the travelers who often form strong bonds on their daily journeys from A to B. It's been an ongoing work for the last 3 years and has been exhibited at the Indian Photography Festival in 2016 which was held at Hyderabad, India . It was also exhibited at the Serendipity Arts Festival at Goa, India in 2016 . 

Fadnavis was also a panelist at the Indian Photography Festival last year which was held at Hyderabad as well as a speaker at TedXEMWS held in January 2017
Anushree Fadnavis has been featured in India’s first Instagram-based magazine Kartha Collective, and has worked on a project with the National Film Board of Canada 

See background on #traindiaries here: http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-trending-35199536 

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