Searching my roots 11 – 13, 2017
Three drawings from an ongoing series that reflected on the artist’s connection with Tripura community in South-Eastern Bangladesh. The work explored themes of dislocated identity and climate crisis, the drawings traced indigenous beliefs and spiritual survival against the forces of modernity.
Joydeb Roaja is a visual artist who lives in Chittagong (BD). Roaja has presented work at public arts institutions and galleries including Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai (IN), Dhaka Art Summit (BD) and Kathmandu Triennale (NP).Back to Artists