Many children wear friendship bands on their wrists to symbolize a bond to another person or support for a cause. Here, artists Vikas Patil and Santosh Gujar have produced giant versions of friendship bands in nine different colors. When viewed from different angles, the long row of rings takes on different dimensions and different meanings. For example, when viewed straight on, the bands form concentric rings, each one encircling another. But when viewed sidelong, the rings separate. In this way, the art symbolizes how friendships evolve, how people feel close to others and at times, more distant.
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