Raising the Flag, 1997 – Sculpture

Series nameSelected Slides

This is a section of Juginder Lamba’s 1997 installation entitled ‘Raising the Flag’, which was created for the ‘Independent Thoughts’ project. (Material relating to this project can viewed under the Education grouping in this Collection). A cage like structure is suspended ten feet above the ground which is covered in sand. Emerging from the mounds of sand are faces which for Juginder Lamba, represent ancestry and ancient civilisations.

Date of Creation / Publication1997
CreatorLamba, Juginder
Associated Person/ Organisation
Collection and Reference NumberJuginder Lamba Collection (GB 2661 JL)
Catalogue NumberJL/SLD/21
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals belong to Juginder Lamba
Series notesThis grouping features twenty-three individually selected slides depicting Juginder Lamba
Collection notesJuginder Lamba was born in Nairobi in January 1948.