Heavy Weight Wre-ster-ler2023 Exhibited at Belvedere 21. Museum of Contemporary Art. Photos by Johannes Stoll / Belvedere, Vienna & Brishty Alam.
Kleiner Brauner (embroidery) 2022–2023 Exhibited at ZONE1, Vienna Contemporary, Galerie Wonnerth Dejaco, (2023) and GOMO, Vienna, (2023). Photos by Sophie Pölzl & Brishty Alam.
The Ass in the Tiger’s skin2023 the tiger’s mightthe ass’ sinthe tiger might have skinned herselfa rug a cape a cloak a clawa hidden beasta broken law excoriated second skinhung upon the wretch’s flesh the wretched stretchof dermis drawn abraded thinuntil the light creeps sight seeps in there lies the braying fool within Elliot Lewis@elliotlllewis […]
Shutki (Schüchternfische)*Edition2022 The work is a digital collage based on the installation of the same name. It is made of a video still from the pond next to Brishty’s nanubari (grandma’s house), and photographs of sculptures in iron and clay. Shutki is a Bangladeshi speciality of dried fish or prawns; the kind of dish […]
Shutki (Schüchternfische)* 2022 The installation is made of a pair of sculptures in clay and iron together with a print of a video still from the pond next to Brishty’s nanubari (grandma’s house), Shutki is a Bangladeshi speciality of dried fish or prawns; the kind of dish that can’t to be contained by English brick […]
two measures of shyness2022 Photos by Brishty Alam.
big-fish, little-fish, card-board-box 2021–2022 On carving a tuna: At some point last year I discovered Channel 4’s ‘Snackmasters’, a show where Michelin-starred chefs try to recreate everyday snacks. These high-end cuisiniers nibbled at the corners of a Quaver to decipher its notes and mouthfeel; they built special plates to get the tiny crisscrosses on their […]
Fish finger length trigonomentry2021 Exhibited at Memphis, Linz, (2022) and SET, London, (2022). Photo by Sophie Pölzl.