Exhibition

    Exhibition

    August 10, 2019 To August 20, 2020

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York

    Exhibition Overview

    Created between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries for the Rajput and Pahari courts of north India, the paintings in this exhibition capture the collective imagination of the Ramayana, an epic narrative composed by the Sanskrit poet Valmiki around the fifth century B.C. Accompanied by a number of textiles from across South Asia,… Read more »

    Exhibition

    September 10, 2019 To January 5, 2020

    Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue, New York

    The veneration of Lakshmi and imagery associated with the goddess have traveled across the world over many centuries together with the South Asian diaspora. Originally a personification of the earth and a fertility goddess within Hindu culture, Lakshmi came to be associated with the god Vishnu and developed into the beloved goddess of good fortune,… Read more »

    Art

    October 25, 2019 To December 31, 2019

    Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

    Brooklyn Museum houses one of America’s foremost collections of Asian art, with the Asian galleries currently including more than 350 works from China, Korea, and Japan. These sections are newly re-imagined, the result of a multiyear reinstallation, with additional galleries planned for the arts of South and Southeast Asia and the Himalayas…. Read more »

    Art

    November 10, 2019 To February 14, 2020

    The Met Fifth Avenue, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

    Exhibition Overview

    This exhibition will elucidate how the religious landscape of ancient India was transformed by early Buddhism, initially with the erection of monumental stupas to house the Buddha’s relics, and culminating in the sublime imagery of the Buddha made manifest. Featuring more than 150 objects dating from the very beginnings of Buddhist art,… Read more »

    Dance

    December 6, 2019

    11:00 pm

    DAG The Fuller Building, 41 East 57th Street, Suite 708, New York

    https://www.nykathakfestival.com/fundraiser

    The first of its kind, the New York Kathak Festival is dedicated to bringing the Kathak community together to learn, share, and connect through a 3-day event with concerts, workshops, and discussions.
    The New York Kathak Festival is a newly formed organization that presents and promotes dancers, scholars, and practitioners of Kathak,… Read more »