Illustration of Life – by Max Kandhola

A series of photographs by artist Max Kandhola, documenting a cultural representation of death through his fathers battle with cancer.


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Illustration of Life, by photographer Max Kandhola, was published in 2003 as an artist’s monograph, which documents his father’s struggle with cancer, and the last moments in his life. In writing about his visual experience of death, Kandhola discusses issues within Sikh ritual the impact of the project in terms of the visual representation of the inescapable nature of human mortality and as an original comment on the shifting cultural aesthetic of the representation of death.

Exclusive representation of the artist to the Sara Preisler Gallery


Essays by Mark Sealy, Anne McNeill, Max Kandhola


64 pages

235mm x 260mm

ISBN: 0935445285
Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing
Language: English

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