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Artist Statement: "A perfect artistic partnership was formed when Adil Ahmad and Kanika Kapoor teamed up to create Baby Doll. Mr Ahmad said: “Baby Doll is inspired by the indigenous Chikankari handiwork from lko which is our native town that’s why I collaborated with Kanika to create this unique work of art.” Chikankari is the creation of a piece of embroidery in the Chikan style – an extremely delicate hand technique originating from the 3rd Century BC. Baby Doll took over 200 hours to create by hand and her delicate design represents the delicate nature of our planet and the threads which connect every species together."

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Kanika Kapoor began her Bollywood singing career with the song Baby Doll for the film Ragini MMS 2. Baby Doll went viral and topped the charts and Kapoor received wide critical acclaim and several accolades for her singing style, including the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer in 2014. Kapoor quickly earned huge success for singing Hindi cinema's top charted songs and received rave reviews for her live performances all over the globe, including for India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi at London’s Wembley in 2015.

Adil Iqbal Ahmad completed his first commissioned interior design project when he was sixteen. His journey in the pursuit of excellence continues. Creative design, with its diverse attributes all intrinsic to a larger idea, woven into a complex project, and embellished with a seamless overlay of the many different elements that celebrate the core idea, invokes the artist in him. Adil has an unerring eye for precision, detail and symmetry and an unrelenting demand for perfection.

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Baby Doll, 2018
Lot Number 16
Fiberglass, paint, and rhinestones sculpture
145 x 150 x 85 cm (57.09 x 59.06 x 33.46 in)
Unique

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Adil Ahmad for Kanika Kapoor
Baby Doll
  • Dimensions
    145 x 150 x 85 cm (57.09 x 59.06 x 33.46 in)