Rina Banerjee
1963–

Introduction

Rina Banerjee (born 1963) is an Indian-American artist and sculptor. She currently lives and works in New York City. Her ambitious mid-career survey exhibition, Make Me a Summary of the World––co-organized by and exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the San Jose Museum of Art––opened in 2018 and is slated to travel to the Fowler Museum at UCLA, the Frist Art Museum in Nashville, TN, and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC through July 2021.

Wikidata identifier

Q3432140

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Introduction

Known for her sculptural installations exploring issues of hybridity, nationalism, sexuality and identity. She specifically confronts stereotypical ideas of the exotic and feminine in Western and Eastern cultures. She was included in the 2000 Whitney Biennial.

Country of birth

India

Roles

Artist, installation artist, mixed-media artist, sculptor

ULAN identifier

500114571

Names

Rina Banerjee

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