Rathin Kanji believes we are currently experiencing what is probably the most complex period of human history. Our progress and evolution in fields like science, industry and government has been more dramatic than in all previous centuries together. In this same period, we have also experienced the most devastating conflict, genocide, ecological destruction, and poverty. These are the dualistic concerns that Kanji struggles with and attempts to communicate to his viewers through his work. In the artistâ€™s own words, â€œEach and every day, our urban society is going through a breathless nightâ€.