Sugru is a silicone modeling clay like material. It is designed to stick almost any materials together and is used to hack /repair / build many interesting new forms and functions.
01. LIGHTER HEAVIER
The cigarette lighter’s weight is a reminder while meditating that our actions and habits can alter the course and length of our lives. It symbolizes the heaviness of our guilt that results from harming ourselves incrementally on an everyday basis.
02. TRANSIENCE AND FOOTPRINTS
The pencil + eraser symbolizes the transient nature of our existence. Our past is constantly ‘erased’ by our present which in turn writes our future; the vicious cycle goes on till our end. However, not without leaving some marks and traces on the canvas of nature due to our inbuilt imperfections.
03. IDENTITY FLIPS
The hybrid Rupee-Euro coin symbolizes the tensions in identity based on relative values. It is a reminder of the constant re-purposing / re-orienting of one’s directions in life in the backdrop of a deep longing to return home.