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Still from SpiNN (2003)
Digital Animation with sound, 6:38 minutes
Music by David Abir

“A pun on the news media channel CNN, SpiNN depicts a dense mass of abstracted imagery spiraling inwards, hovering like a swarm of angry black crows or bats. It eventually settles into the image of a traditional Mughal durbar hall incongruously populated by gopi women (devotees of the Hindu god Krishna), whose abstracted black hairdos comprise the central imagery of the work.” -- Exhibition brochure from MassArt exhibition, 2011