Brought up as Rabbit, 2012
2012, Neon light & chromium plated aluminium sculpture on a pedestal, Neon 18 x 96 x 2”
(46 x 244 x 5 cm)
Through its employment of the familiar in art – in this case a teddy bear that the viewer automatically identifies with the iconic ‘Rabbit’ by Jeff Koons.
In the process the Indian art audience is made aware that their associations are ‘brought up’ i.e. conditioned.