Allan deSouza’s photography, mixed-media installation, digital-painting, text and performance works restage dominant histories through counter-strategies of fiction, erasure, and (mis)translation. DeSouza has exhibited extensively in the United States and internationally, with recent solo exhibitions at SF Camerawork; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF; and the Phillips Collection, Washington, DC. He has participated in group exhibitions at the International Center for Photography, NY; Pompidou Centre, Paris; Gwangju Biennale, Korea; Guangzhou Triennale, China; and ev+a Festival, Ireland. His writings have been published in various journals, anthologies, and catalogues, including Third Text, London; X-TRA, Los Angeles; and Shifter Journal, NY. He is represented by Talwar Gallery, New Delhi and NY.
(Allan deSouza, Welcome Back, from The World Series, 2011, C-print, 12″ x 16″)