T. Shanaathanan was born in Jaffna, Sri Lanka, in 1969. His exhibitions include Mismatches, Saskia Gallery, Colombo (2011); Non-Aligned, Barefoot Gallery, Colombo (2011); Border Zones: New Art Across Cultures, Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver (2009–2010); The One year Drawing Project, Devi Foundation, India, and Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Australia (2010).
The Incomplete Thombu is an artist’s book project commissioned and published by Raking Leaves. Thombu, a word derived from the Greek tomos, from which the Latin tome, or large book, originates, was a term used by the . . .