Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Gallery Artist Sunil Gupta article on CNNGO.com

"A curious gallery of half-naked, queer Indians


In his new book, "Queer," photographer Sunil Gupta gets Indians to come out like you've never seen before

Years after coming out to his parents, Sunil Gupta’s mother would, in passing conversation, still ask his friends, "Can you find him a wife?"

Gupta's father, an ex-military man, told him that being gay is “a phase and you will grow out it."

A series of autobiographical "documentary" photographs and other such conversations fill photographer Sunil Gupta’s coffee-table book, "Queer", published by Prestel and Vadehra Art Gallery earlier this year...." - Himali Singh Soin

To read full article: www.cnngo.com/mumbai/life/sunil-gupta-queer-india-299663

Sunil Gupta Artist Page: www.bulgergallery.com/dynamic/fr_artist.asp?ArtistID=61

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