by Meera Menezes
First published in 'Concrete Ciphers', Tarq catalogue, 2019.
Where others see chaos in the teeming metropolis, Pratap Morey spies a method in the madness. Where others merely see construction sites plied with massive concrete blocks, Morey divines pieces of puzzles waiting to be put together. Forread more
Deciphering: The sense of distance we adopt towards our everyday living
by Kaiwan Mehta
The urban is evidently present in the work of Pratap Morey; but also in a certain way his works try to escape the urban, and literally produce fantasy landscapes where the urban is mere picture-play or it is the miniaturised detail making the urban landscape into a fantasy object. His urban landscapesread more