Sausage (from Pouf, Sausage, Weight, Arc)
unglazed fired porcelain
21” x 5” x 5″
edition 10 of 10
Sameer Farooq is a Canadian artist of Pakistani and Ugandan Indian descent. He completed an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design (2014) and a BFA from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam (2005). His interdisciplinary practice investigates tactics of representation and enlists the tools of installation, photography, documentary filmmaking, writing and the methods of anthropology to explore various forms of collecting, interpreting, and display. Recent projects include an ambitious public installation at the Aga Khan Museum, Toronto and an upcoming solo exhibition inaugurating the University of Nevada Reno’s new arts centre.
artwork courtesy of the artist