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Documented: The Making of a Future Heirloom

Heirloom: something of special value handed down from one generation to another

Documenting the making of our heirloom Jyaamiti kantha and how we reimagined this ancient but ever-evolving & malleable craft form.

Meet two artisans who are the practitioners of this exquisite art form & repositories of this heirloom craft, handed down from mother to daughter over generations.

On site photography by Rishi Raj.


India. The backstreets of south Kolkata.