Red

A colour of passion, of anger, of love. Here is a collection of emotions in the form of paintings.

"Embrace" by Manahil Bandukwala
“Embrace”
2016

A hug, it drips. Two people pull together, so close that you cannot tell where one body ends and the other starts.

"Niagara Falls" by Manahil Bandukwala
“Niagara Falls”
2018

It is always raining at Niagara Falls. In the mist, you cannot see more than a few feet ahead of you. The lampposts blur in the distance.

"Girl with Sitar" by Manahil Bandukwala
“Girl with Sitar”
2016

At a live painting session, the silhouette of a dress emerges. She becomes her background, a tinge of blue lingering in the red.

"Son of Mangoes" by Manahil Bandukwala
“The Son of Mangoes”
2015

A man stands in a field, this time not in a suit. His native fruit obscures his face.

"Toronto Views" by Manahil Bandukwala
“Toronto Views”
2017

A city in the rain, when colour inundates the usual grey. The concrete and glass jungle of Toronto comes alive.