Fall Friday Leo Bar

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Free admission, fun, and culture at a unique after-hours happy hour

Friends having fun at Asia Society's First Friday Leo Bar

Friends having fun at Asia Society's First Friday Leo Bar. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society.)

Start your weekend with some art and culture—Asia Society's Fall Friday happy hour is a unique opportunity to see the new exhibition The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India for free! The museum stays open late from 6–9 p.m., offering free admission, exhibition tours, drink specials, late night shopping at AsiaStore, live music, and more inspired by Asia Society's Season of India. 

  • FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
  • EXHIBITION TOURS of The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India
  • DRINK SPECIALS by Great Performances
    Spiked Shikanji vodka, ginger, lemon, roasted cumin, black salt
    Curry Scotch Smash blended scotch, curry simple syrup, lemon juice, mint
  • INDIAN STREET FOOD available for purchase
    Pakora/Pakoda
    Samosa Chaat
  • LIVE MUSIC by DJ Tikka Masala
  • ASIASTORE SPECIAL DISCOUNTS

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. 

Mohan Samant. Midnight Fishing Party, 1974
Mohan Samant. Midnight Fishing Party, 1974. Mixed media with folded paper on canvas. H. 70 x W. 90 in. (177.8 x 228.6 cm) The Collection of Jillian Samant. Photography by John Berens.

Tuan Andrew Nguyen: Letters from Saigon to SaigonSeptember 7, 2018–January 6, 2019
A recently acquired series of nine photographs by Tuan Andrew Nguyen, the works capture a correspondence between a young Vietnamese rapper and African American rapper Saigon.


Presented in part by State Bank of India, proud Supporter of the Season of India.

Event Details

Fri 12 Oct 2018
6 - 9 p.m.

Asia Society
725 Park Avenue 
New York, NY 10021

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Free admission; cash bar.
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