Socrates Sculpture Park

Rajkamal Kahlon

Website: http://www.rajkamalkahlon.com/

Exhibition: EAF08: 2008 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, 2008

Autopsy, 2008
Wood, vinyl, latex
24’ x 12’ x 18’

Dummy boards, painted constructions of figures, were utilized in European paintings to trick the viewer with the presentation of illusionistic space. This particular installation employs this technique, overlaid with written descriptions of the bodies that were extracted from U.S. military prison autopsy reports released from Iraq, Afghanistan, and Cuba.



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