November 10, 2012
Dayanita Singh is a bookmaker working with photography who lives and works in New Delhi and Goa.
She is considered to be an important figure in contemporary Indian photography:
Dayanita Singh, Blue Book 19, 2008, C-type print
Blue Book is a series of images made during Dayanita Singh’s wanderings in the industrial landscapes of India. Blue Book is made of 23 postcards bound into a cardboard-folder. The Blue Book is really a set of postcards meant to be detached and mailed and indicates the ongoing shift away from her roots in photojournalism.