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10.09.2023 – 30.06.2024

The Conservatory x Ranjani Shettar

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Cloud songs on the horizon is the artist’s first major institutional show in Europe and will feature five new, large-scale suspended sculptures across the entirety of the Barbican Conservatory space.

Shettar’s sculptures are each handcrafted by the artist and draw inspiration from the complexity of nature – using a range of materials including wood, stainless steel, muslin, lacquer and techniques that have been adapted from traditional Indian crafts.

Shettar’s commission will be free to visit. Special late-night openings every Friday will offer visitors a chance to explore the much-loved tropical oasis after hours. Tickets for Friday evenings and Sundays in the Conservatory are released every week on Fridays, up to one month in advance.

Installation view of Ranjani Shettar: Cloud songs on the horizon, Barbican Conservatory 2023. Courtesy Barbican Centre, KNMA, Ranjani Shettar © Max Colson, Barbican Art Gallery

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