Featured Artist, Incubator Mentor
Sohrab Hura lives and works in New Delhi and is represented by Experimenter,
Kolkata and is a nominee with Magnum Photos. In 2015 he published his first
now out of print book Life Is Elsewhere and in 2018 went on to publish its paired
book Look It’s Getting Sunny Outside!!!. He also recently published A Proposition
For Departure, a 20 page music notation book to lay out the blue print of his
attempt at creating a three movement composition using the sound extractions
he makes from his photograph. He self publishes his books under the moniker
UGLY DOG and will publish his fourth book The Levee at the beginning of 2019.
He also makes films out of his photographs. His The Lost Head And The Bird opens a window into hidden aspects of contemporary India has won the NRW Award as well as the special mention in the International Competition at the 2018 International Short Film Festival Oberhausen and continues to be shown at film festivals around the world through 2018.
Photo by Si Embun