Asia Society and Sholay Productions present "Desilicious"

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LGBT Connections Night at Leo Bar

Lal Batti

Lal Batti

Asia Society and Sholay Productions are proud to present a special edition of the roving, New York based LGBTQ Bollywood inspired dance party, Desilicious, as we celebrate the final weekend of the exhibition The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India. Featuring DJ Ashu Rai, resident DJ and co-founder of Sholay Productions, bringing her signature mix of Bollywood-House music; South Asian Drag show with Lal Batti; and free admission to the galleries. Cash bar.

Sholay Productions has organized the roving, New York based LGBTQ Bollywood inspired dance party called "Desilicious" for the past seventeen years.

 

Free admission. Cash bar.


Exhibitions on view at the museum:

The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India, September 14, 2018–January 20, 2019
A landmark exhibition of spectacular oil paintings from the 1940s to 1990s, by members of the Progressive Artists' Group. At a time of massive political and social upheaval, these artists gave visual form to the idea of India as secular, diverse, international, and united. 

S. H. Raza. Haut de Cagnes, 1951.
S. H. Raza. Haut de Cagnes, 1951. Gouache on paper. H. 27 x W. 28 1/2 in. (68.6 x 72.4 cm) The Darashaw Collection. Courtesy of the lender

 


Part of the Season of India, a series of programs held in conjunction with the exhibition, The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India, on view at Asia Society Museum from September 14, 2018, to January 20, 2019. 

Event Details

Fri 18 Jan 2019
6 - 9 p.m.

Asia Society
725 Park Avenue 
New York, NY 10021

Free
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