Rising South

Written by Payal Uttam

 

‘It’s about time we started exploring this region,’ says Hong Kong-based collector Patrick Sun about his recent acquisitions from India. Sun is among many international collectors, dealers and museums who are now turning their gaze to South Asia. But while major artists from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are gaining recognition around the world, many artists from the subcontinent remain under the radar; here, we profile five such talents to watch.