Contemporary Art Auction Online

Sukhjeven Chumber

Latest Auctions

Lilies on the Window
Paintings, 76 x 61 см.
Vladimir Volosov 900
United States
Memory about Kuinju
Paintings, 51 x 41 см.
Vladimir Volosov 700
United States
Parisian
Digital Arts, 93 x 78 см.
Aleksandr Klyuyanov 1,550
Ukraine

Sukhjeven Chumber Artist Bio

Statement Sukhjeven Chumber Specialising in New Technology and New Media and the ideas of Cultural Identity and Race in British Art & Culture. This is my own very personal view of what Identity means to me in the world we live in today. It is really important what this means to me the idea about, that, I am British Asian.

What does my Identity have to offer in today's society when we are living in world after 9/11. The world has changed and so has the art world. Asian art is predominately becoming of interest to people around the globe. I am tackling 'race' for example "˜skin colour' head on and also discussing the ideas of why the arts are so white? All these ideas are linked together to create a body of powerful work.

I want the viewer to feel a first hand experience with what I have and am experiencing and to think about what they are looking at because it is very important to me that we understand where we are coming from to know where we are going. I use the word 'PAKI' in my work this is used in a derogative sense which provokes many feelings for myself and the viewer, they feel as if they don't know what to do with this word as it stares them in the face.
I am re-acting if you like the idea of when someone calls me this racist word, I have no time to think, all I no is what I hear and that first split second is what I am trying to express and display. Having grown up in this country and being 3rd generation British born I have encountered a lot of racism in many forms, through verbal, physical, ignorance and prejudice and especially for me in the art world. And this is something that I am trying to challenge and change this negative abuse to a POSITIVE expression. And want my art to change the world we live in and I know it can. I believe in my work and the ideas I have. My passion is extendable and this shows in my practice today.

Artworks for sale: Universe Entity, What being British means to you?, losing my identity, by Sukhjeven Chumber



Sign Up & Post your artwork for Sale

More artists

Elizabeth Johns
Artist from Australia
Elizabeth's interests lie in the visualization of time and space, a synthesis of place, knowledge, observation and memory. Since moving…
Hiromi Andrew
Artist from Australia
Art, like music, can have an inconsequential effect, in that it can leave an ever-lasting impression. It has the power…
Anna Patricia Keller
Artist from United States
My mostly abstract paintings are inspired by nature and usually incorporate personal imagery and markings, often taken from the sketchbook…
Athina SuGleri
Artist from Greece
Athina SuGleri is engaged in painting since 1992 and professionally since 2006 until today. She has had numerous solo exhibitions…
Alberto Brusa
Artist from Italy
I was born in Torino (Italy) in 1963. After graduating from the professional institute "Franco Balbis" as Advertising Designer, I…
Huichang Li
Artist from China
Huichang Li was born in Liao Ning, China Member of China Artists Association Member of China Calligraphers Association Currently Lives…
Matthew Dibble
Artist from United States
My wish is to live in the real world. I have a natural curiosity about my place on earth and…
Dominic Brown
Artist from Netherlands
Dominic Brown is a visual artist from Rijswijk, The Netherlands. The archaeological sites, drawings and symbols he discovers on his…
Charlotte Sverdrup
Artist from Norway
Charlotte is a Norwegian-French photographer resides in Oslo. Her love in photography started early as she got her first camera…