ArtBabble: Bari Kumar en Bari Kumar - The Making of Blind Faith, 2009 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-institution"> <div class="field-label">Institution:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/partner/san-jose-museum-art">San Jose Museum of Art</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bari Kumar was born in 1966 in Nellore, India and currently lives in Los Angeles, CA. His work of art, Blind Faith was created in 2009 as a commission by the San Jose Museum of Art.</p> <p>Of the piece he stated in an interview: </p> <p>"The image has a reference to the virgin Mary from the western world, but with the addition of the bindi on her forehead, instantly becomes an Indian figure. The blindfold works again to draw the attention to the cloth as well as the aspect of being unseen."</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Art Artist bari Bari Kumar blind faith Jose kumar museum Painting SAN SanJoseMuseumofArt SJMA Inspiration Contemporary Art Materials and Process San Jose Museum of Art dbb9d6b31a5cbfd4 Thu, 10 Dec 2009 22:10:13 +0000 sjmusart 6413 at