13 feet of energy


and still, after all this time,
the sun has never said to the earth,
‘You owe me.’
look what happens with love like that.
It lights up the sky.

capturing the sun and its energy through multilayered collage, hand illustrations, finally detailed with accents by hand paint and embroidery.
it took a total of 18 people to design, create, assemble, paint, embroider, transport and install this guy.

style : acrylic paints + oil paints + water colours
medium : originally hand painted artwork printed on canvas with hand painted accents and detailed hand embroidery.

photographs : siddharth mehta

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Mr. Mehta

The Address, Mumbai, India

COMPLETED, 2018