from the sanskrit root “sev,” meaning to serve, to adore, to honour: seed sewa is an expression of solidarity + collective care beyond borders, supporting Farmers kin's resistance of neoliberal, colonial erasures + exploitation. chardikala.

ਸੇਵਾ / Seek Bottomness Suit

by Metatantrum

About the Contributed Artwork
ਸੇਵਾ / Seek Bottomness Suit by Metatantrum (ft. JFK Randhawa) Two-tone cream, cotton sweat suit, with hand-stenciled, hand-tagged, and hand-embroidered detailing. Each detail emerged from a process of collaboration and dialogue around: ethics and desire; materials, labor, and land stewardship; threadwork traditions; and diasporic intersectionalities.Detail text: 1. ਸੇਵਾ (sey-vwah) in Gurumukhi script (Punjabi), meaning adoration, devotion, service 2. Seek BottomnessOriginal blanks by Uniqlo Sweatshirt (XS), Sweatpants (S)

About the Artist
Metatantrum is a collaborative materials and performance project, ft. JFK Randhawa. JFK Randhawa is a multidisciplinary artist, editor, and zine maker interested in fugue states of yearning under conditions of capital, imperialism, and ecological collapse, as well as qualities of refusal and rest within queer*/diasporic communities. JFK is a student of international ecofeminisms, whose family has deep roots in farming—in the Punjabi (undivided and divided), in Kenya, and now, in the U.S.
Instagram @metatantrum

Sweatshirt is Extra-Small , Sweatpants are Small
model is 177cm in height