Sonal Khullar

Sonal Khullar is Assistant Professor of South Asian Art at the University of Washington, Seattle. Her research interests include global histories of modern and contemporary art, feminist theory, and postcolonial studies. She recently published Worldly Affiliations: Artistic Practice, National Identity, and Modernism in India, 1930-1990.


Sonal Khullar on Bhupen Khakhar’s Kali

On June 22, Dr. Sonal Khullar visited with C-MAP and viewed Bhupen Khakhar’s painting Kali (1965). This painting, which MoMA purchased in 1967, is one of the artist’s early works. Less researched, it was made when he was still developing his vernacular language for what would later be considered Indian Pop art. In this video,…