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Temporary Architecture - CitySpinning is a series of interventions, which look at expanding the nature and use of public and unused urban spaces in Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Delhi.

“Voice” at Majnu Ka Tila (Tibetan rehabilitation colony)

The message behind the jacket says: “Yeh meri jagah hai” (this is my place).

With this statement, I was responding to the way refugee communities under political asylum go through the process of re-creating their “place” in an alien country. The environments I stand in and walk through speak of the rich culturally assimilated world they live in.


a neighborhood TV-watching booth. they are watching a Tibetan-language channel.


talking to a student near a wall used for demonstration/protest posters


another “wall of protest”


the Tibetan flag and a drunk guy on on the pavement


at the entrance/exit of the “refugee colony”

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