When Soak Becomes Spill

FullSizeRender-6When Soak Becomes Spill // Subodh Gupta // Stainless Steel // 2015 // V&A

Smack in the middle of Exhibition Road, outside of the V&A Museum in London, sits a metallic, monumental sculpture. The sculpture consists of one large bucket with what appears to be hundreds of smaller items pouring out over the top. These elements are a conglomeration of pots and pans of varying sizes. Created by contemporary Indian artist Subodh Gupta, this sculpture toys with the world’s desire for consumer goods. But at what cost?

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