Monere/Mound, Moiré/Mirror, Mapamunde/Mirage, Manière/Manure

2007



“Spectral Evidence” Reviewed in the New York Times
…Sreshta Rit Premnath examines proposed plans to reconstitute the Bamiyan Buddhas destroyed, partly through misread history, in Afghanistan in 2001…

“Spectral Evidence” Reviewed on Artforum.com
…Sreshta Rit Premnath’s collection of images taped backward and canvases stacked against the wall mimics a Swiss group’s attempted reconstruction of the Bamiyan Buddhas that were bombed in Afghanistan, derailing their approximation of authenticity…